Friday, July 16, 2010

The Roy Rogers & Dale Evans Museum Collection

At Christie's New York July 14th - July 15th

The Roy Rogers & Dale Evens museum collection hit the auction block at Christies in New York City this week grossing almost $3 million dollars in sales.   The collection included costumes, cowboy boots, rodeo buckles and country western memorabilia.  Also for auction were movie posters, sterling silver saddles and musical instruments by Fender, Gibson and CF Martin and Company.   This was an opportunity  to own a little piece of Americana and I am truly grateful to have been there.  

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Gucci - Devendra Rubber Rainboots

Gucci - Devendra Rubber Rainboots
I am really loving these Gucci Rainboots for fall/winter. I am going to pre order them from Sax Fifth Avenue so they arrive by the end of summer.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Toy Story 3

 Our Favorite Cowboy

At the LA premier of Toy Story 3 our old favorites return including Woody (Tom Hanks) and Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen) .  The much anticipated three-quel by Pixar opens in theaters June 18th.   Devoted fans will not be disappointed , for it will be one of this summers blockbuster movies! 

Monday, June 14, 2010

Navajo Western Buckles

 Johnson & Held Buckles

Hand crafted by Johnson & Held these beautiful western buckles are designed by Navajo artists using sand painting and semi precious stones.  Each buckle is one of a kind, initialed in sand and signed on the back.  The buckles come in many different shapes and a variety of inlay designs. 

Monday, March 22, 2010

Ralph Lauren's Western Inspiration

The Point Lizard Saddle Bag

Hand crafted in Italy this hobo saddle bag has all the makings of a western cowboy boot.  Genuine lizard with an authentic cowboy inlay design.  Ralph Lauren's newest inspiration for an American classic.   Featured in this months Harper's Bazaar, this beauty is also available in red and creme and retails for $8995.00.


Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Denim Rocks Spring 2010

Dolce And Gabbana

One of the big trends for spring 2010 is head to toe denim dressing.  Many designers had there take on the look.   But Dolce and Gabbana did it best!  The collection was inspired by the American West  and included faded denim snap-front shirts and shorts, leather bustier dresses, fringed accessories and studded leather cowboy boots.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

The Saddle Leather Bag

Vogue February 2010

The February 2010 Vogue accessories issue has hit the stands.  Among the many trends for spring, saddle leather in soft hues of brown and cognac!  The perfect neutral and a wardrobe staple.   We all have a favorite saddle leather bag that just keeps getting better with age.   Jimmy Choo, Pucci, Dooney & Burke and Dereck Lam are just a few using this buttery saddle leather.