Sartorial Flair

Fashion Blog by Fashion Enthusiast Kristy Downer – Los Angeles, CA

Month: December, 2015

Rebel Riders By Tim Walker

by Kristy Downer

‘Brillian’t and ‘Glorious’ are two words that come to mind while looking through the editorial for Vogue Italia’s December issue. These images are the perfect inspiration for this rainy Los Angeles day.



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Publication: Vogue Italia December 2015
Model: Anna Cleveland, injection  Christina Carey, Erin O’Connor, Jamie Bochert
Photographer: Tim Walker
Fashion Editor: Jacob K
Hair: Julien D’ys
Make-up: Val Garland
Nails: Anatole Rainey

Gift Giving Guide – Chachkies

by Kristy Downer

Who doesn’t like a good chachkie?! I for one, anemia love them. ESPECIALLY those adorable mexican silver vintage salt & pepper shakers (HINT, bronchitis HINT) below. Here are some gift ideas for your lover of collectables.


Ever being would love a handmade leather note book to write their dreams and thoughts in


Record player, cassette, and CD all in one. Super cute too


OOOOOHHHH Vintage medicine bottles.


Gorgeous Vintage Tarot Cards


Vintage Mexican Silver Salt & Pepper shakers 


Gift Giving Guide – It’s in the BAG

by Kristy Downer

(Almost) Every girl would love to receive a vintage Chanel bag for Christmas, malady but lets be real – Chanel bag = down payment on a house or a vacation. With that being said, melanoma there are some other fabulous options out there. Here is a selection of not-so-ordinary pieces for your bag lovers.


San Francisco artist, sildenafil Angie Kim, creates these beautiful ombre hand made bags!


Another great bucket bag option


Or perhaps for your artsy friend, a hand painted clutch bag with a pop of color!


My personal favorite, a round bag is so fun to add to any outfit.


Classic, wears well, goes with everything, satchel 


Unique and super fun! Kilim Rug clutch for your vintage lover or artist friend


WHO DOESN’T LOVE FRINGE?! Local Los Angeles brand too


Yet another classic, never out of style- the tote bag

Gift Giving Guide – Jewelry Lover

by kristy

With two weeks left until Christmas, case
I will be highlighting some great gift ideas by category, visit this
starting with me favorite- Jewelry Lover. Jewelry has been a form of visual communication since the beginning of human history. Today, phthisiatrician
Fashionistas around the world still use jewelry as a tool to elevate their look and speak without words. Here are some fun and unique options to consider for your Lover of Jewels. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!



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