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Inspirations and style ideas using and with silk material: DIY, outfits and some more on the blog Virginie Peny.

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COS this is the perfect tee.

August 26th, 2013

Searching for the PERFECT tee, what does that actually mean? If we are so much obsessed with finding our dream tee-shirt, describing it would not be that much difficult -that’s what I always thought. The right cut, the right material, the right color. Everything has to perfectly fit, but it’s easier said than found. So […]

Outfit/ Rodier Sport

June 7th, 2013

There is nothing I like more than browsing second-hand shops when I’m back in France. That’s what I did last week, it was a nice trip (under the rain, of course) and here is what I grab, lost among a huge amount of unconvincing clothes : Rodier silk shirt with geometric patterns. Hurray! Feeling honored to […]

DIY/ Silk Patterned Pocket

August 13th, 2012

This small silk cut is from my last trip in Berlin and was desperately hanging on my mini inspiration boards as I realized that it would perfectly fit with a small DIY embellishment. I stumbled last week on this post by Alexandra (Lovely Peppa) and fall in love in her tee-shirt with its loose pocket. How effortless […]

Couture/ Taffetas Ethno Dress

July 17th, 2012

Currently working on: a mini taffetas ethno dress inspired by an old editorial from Elle Magazine… More than a DIY, i’ve been designing this piece from A to Z and now it’s almost finished : ) I might be able to show you the result soon, stay tuned! Who said that brown & black didn’t fit together? […]

Outfit/ Grey & Pink

May 19th, 2012

It’s been pretty cold since yesterday, so i went out matching a fine wool & cotton top with a silk pants -felt really comfortable in it! I’m not sure about the color, it looks sometimes pink, sometimes red according to the weather. So i’m enjoying the last days at home, the calm before the storm!… […]