21 February 2017

Field of Cream


It is raining in Durban which is excellent and i feel a baking session coming on...thick cream, chocolate and a field in an old clay mixing bowl....vintage yum...


First the field....simple short sleeved polymix beauty excellent tied in a knot over high waisted jeans Size 38 R155


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Chocolate polymix jersey with a slight sheen in classic 70s style complete with zip up the back and chevron detail in the weave Size 34 R165


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Crazy cream lace pant suit with really cool collar that i can't of a name to describe...pants are sheer and the shirt is lined...very small which probably makes me stupid for buying it but i just couldn't resist....Size 26-28 R215


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06 February 2017

70s Essentials


The bridal anthem that always escapes me....something something something borrowed something blue is revamped for the 70s and goes something like this....something brown something orange something kaftan something jungle....and its all here....


Fine cotton classic 70s kaftan with a zip up the front and plenty of length to waft...Size 36-38 R195


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Classic 70s day dress complete with butterfly buttons for the nature child in you...Size 34 R195


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70s jungle gear and feeds our current need for anything khaki just perfectly....polymix so no ironing required and robust for chic gorilla touring...Size 36-38 R175


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It's a Go


Yes People 2017 is a go....the door is open and the possibilities endless....


Serious Maggie Thatcher material that could double as a weapon....malachite green pvc a dizzying number of compartments ...could make a good spy bag...R115...


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Handmade green...see next pic as true colour blouse i think 70s complete with wide border hem....bow on the side...scalloped collar and cap sleeves.....size 36-38 R145


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Handmade fine cotton babydoll blouse with cut away sleeves and buttons to mid torso....very comfy.... very cool....very 70s


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24 December 2016

Happy Happy Christmas


Wishing you all a very very Happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year and may you spend it with the people you love and eat far more than you should....see you in the New Year...



07 December 2016

The Sunday Market


Pretty Dress



There is something about whatever happens at this time of year that makes me want a pretty dress...nothing too sensible...just something that goes Pop and then leaves a trail of envy in my wake....


Maroon splatter print in silky flow that you pop over your head and admire...the cream piping makes it all worthwhile....Size 34 R195


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60s amazingness that would make Nancy Drew drool...weird sort of wooly fabric that must have some acrylic...cut away at shoulder and centre seam make this baby a structural wonderment Size 34 R195


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Golden 50s inspired dress with a nipped in waist and pleats that sort of swirl with the silky fabric....handmade and taken a bit of care to get it finished from the previous owner the rounded shoulders and 3/4 sleeves make this dress way better on...Size 32 R215


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29 November 2016

Bejeweled


Feeling impish....feeling like a bedazzle of colour....this is what its all about....are you feeling it?


Pleated Plum skirt with a broad botanical print the cut is simple but the message is loud...in a lady kinda way....Size 30-32 R165


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Red velvet with a white muslin double layered collar...think elegant evening dress with a little extra Size 32-34 R215


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This is not what your mother in law wears to the wedding....this is an 80s structural classic complete with drape at the back with a choker collar detail and dip which needs hair that exposes the nape of the neck...narrow in the hip and the waist the shoulder pads makes it all worth it...Size 32 R215


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The Sunday Market...An Umbilo Institution....

November the 13th 2016 was the grand premiere of our monthly organic, vintage and artistic Sunday Market. The vision of our market is to promote a local economy that encourages quality and upliftment to small and creative enterprises and artists. We believe that a community with a strong vibrant culture full with quality is a prosperous community. Bonnie & Clyde Vintage Clothes Suki's Indonesian foods Organic vegetables Vintage watches Freshly pressed juices, smoothies & coffee Homemade cakes Live music Profit goes to the community development project. Address: 246 Umbilo Road (corner of Essex Road & Umbilo), Glenwood/Durban, Contact: 0719079996 & greencampgalleryproject@gmail.com or www.bonnieandclyde.co.za