August 11, 2007
The Flocked Daisy Shirting Top by Marc by Marc Jacobs is a lovely take on your typical white button down shirt. This blouse is sheer with thick pin tucking at the bust, tiny daisy embroidery throughout, six buttons and three snaps down the front, a fold over collar, and elastic cuffs at the short sleeves. It's perfect for work or whenever you want to look dainty and polished.
August 9, 2007
There's nothing better than a top that you don't need to iron! The Celesta Top by Velvet has a wrinkled voile panel at the front, crochet at the square neckline, 3/4 length sleeves, elastic banding at the cuffs, and is semi-sheer. It's available in ivory and steel.
Clu's Shirt w/ Shirring in black and white is a simple yet sexy blouse. It has shirring and four buttons at the bust, a V-neck, and long sleeves. Looks great with jeans or a nice pair of slacks.
August 8, 2007
The Draped Neck Top by Mint is such a great party top in our minds. Made of 100% silk, this blouse is sheer with a draped charmeuse neckline and charmeuse banding at the cuffs. It also has short puff sleeves. We find the rich sapphire color irresistible too.
August 6, 2007
We don't think everyone could pull this off (such as the Shirt Snob, still sporting the birthing hips a bit), but we recommend you at least try as this top is just awesome. The Anais Top by Ella Moss has a crossover V-neck, six inch banding at the hem across the hips, and short flutter sleeves. It's available in seven colors: black, boysenberry, fern, grass, heather grey, navy, and vanilla.
August 5, 2007
The Pebble Top by Ella Moss has a cute pebble print, as the name implies. It looks sort of like an animal print to us, but either way it's cute. This blouse has ruching at the bust and back, banding at the square neck, short flutter sleeves, and surged edges at the cuffs. It's going to sell out soon, so if you like it, grab it up!
August 3, 2007
Harkham is quite good at making blouses that are not that different than anything else but still seem so original. The Beloved Cotton Lawn Tunic is a great example. Instead of a normal contrasting color, it has lace trimming the deep V-neck as well as at the empire waist, down the front and half way down the back. It is sheer and also comes with a tank to wear underneath.
August 2, 2007
Our favorite place to find Sky clothing is no longer, so you can imagine how thrilled the Shirt Snob is to discover the Fashion Chateau. They have a bunch of great blouses, including the Feder Top. It has a deep V-neck, ruching around the waist, a flowing bodice, and a large gold encrusted snake at the waist with some peekaboo holes. This top definitely isn't for the faint of heart, but if you can pull it off, more power to you!
August 1, 2007
The crochet above the bust and on the back of the Isabelle Collared V Neck Top by Ella Moss is quite delicate and beautiful. This blouse also has a split V-neck, ruching at the bust and back, 3/4 length sleeves, and elastic banding at the cuffs. It's available in vanilla, navy, and amethyst.
July 31, 2007
Looking ahead to the fall, the Kate Long Sleeve Top by Susana Monaco is a great pick. It has ruching at the bust, banding at the wide, scoop neck, and long sleeves. It's available in three colors: black, midnight, and moulin rouge.