Category Archives: Scarf of the moment

Scarf of the moment: Zebra Pegasus

Zebra Pegasus, designed by Alice Shirley for Hermès, has been so popular since it was first issued in 2014 that it has appeared in every format imaginable. Well, just about. I have it in the gavroche size, issued for the … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: La Promenade de Platon

La Promenade de Platon was the first Hermès scarf that I bought. It was designed by Annie Faivre for Hermès Autumn/Winter 2013 season. The season had a theme of Sport and so the scarf design shows some Ancient Greek sports … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: Daimyo Princes du Soleil Levant

I think Daimyo Princes du Soleil Levant, designed by Françoise Façonnet in 1990, was my first purchase of a vintage Hermès scarf. I saw it on the Videdressing site (link in the sidebar) and took a risk, hoping that it … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: Parures de Samouraïs

As promised, this scarf post is about my newest scarf, Parures de Samouraïs, designed by Aline Honoré for Hermès Spring/Summer 2017 season. This is a silk twill 90cm scarf with Japanese Samurai armour shown in incredible fine detail. It is … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: L’Arbre du Vent

I adore the gorgeous colours and the complex pattern of L’Arbre du Vent. This scarf was designed by Montserrat Gonzalez-Lugo for Hermès’ Autumn/Winter 2015 season. The design is versatile and ties beautifully because all four corners are very different, showcasing a … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: Tyger, Tyger

I adore scarves with felines or animal print – I have several, in fact. One of my real favourites is this one: Tyger, Tyger designed by Alice Shirley for Hermès Autumn/Winter 2015 season. There were loads of wonderful colourways to … Continue reading

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Scarf of the moment: The Savana Dance

I freely admit that I am absolutely crazy about beautiful scarves. Supple silk with gorgeous patterns gives me so much pleasure and adds a great deal to my fairly practical wardrobe. For a number of reasons – illness, retirement – I tend to wear jeans or jogging pants with a jumper or t-shirt on a […]

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