This new Stella McCartney dress and purse remind me of adornments on accessories from the 1940's, 1950's and early 1960's. During these eras there were compacts and purses decorated with matches, lips, hearts, etc...
Stella McCartney pink satin twill dress embellished with hearts, lips, matches and more.
You can purchase this new dress for $2,995- from Net-A-Porter
Stella McCartney black faux leather clutch embellished with hearts, lips, matches and more.
You can purchase this new clutch for $1,340- from Net-A-Porter
1950's compact purse with lit smoking cigarette design on the lid. This compact includes a mirror; lipstick, powder, and cigarette compartments.
You can purchase this vintage compact purse for $82- from Classic Collector
This post was originally published on January 24, 2014.