You can’t go wrong with Hermes for Valentine’s day.

You can’t go wrong with Hermes for Valentine’s day.

Here’s some ideas for Valentine’s day, whether you are Mr Right but you have no idea of what to buy or you’ve simply forgotten that Valentine’s day is today … either way, have a look at Lilac Blue London latest showcase at the Dorchester. You can’t go wrong with these iconic Hermes items: this birkin 25cm goes with everything in the classic colour etoupe (and especially with the Hermes watch just above with its bracelet in matching colour!) But if you want to go for jewellery, what don’t choose that Collier de chien in black, another famous Hermes item… The mini black Vespa and parchment Kelly cut are also good options with colours very easy to wear. And if you are still not sure, why don’t you go with this idem belt: it’s...

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A Kelly in a shop window?!

A Kelly in a shop window?!

We always keep a keen eye on Hermes shop windows, and walking passed the Bond Street store the other evening, I was amazed to see a Kelly in the shop window – what a rare sight!   It would definitely surprise me to find one in an actual shop so even more in the vitrine! Then I realised what really caught my eye was the minimalism of the display: it looked so empty, almost unfinished, with just a couple of shoes, a sport bag… And the Kelly.   I thought of the Hermes shop window in Dubai: very colourful and lively, but with almost no Hermes items in it.  When I went back to Paris last weekend,  I went to Hermes rue de Sèvres and again, I noticed that their vitrines were very abstract, with some artistic display and no products at all…which is a huge...

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Electric feel…

We thought Hermes would have long discontinued this highly popular and vibrant shade… But here we are with 2 brand new Electric blue bags in our grasp! Pick and choose ladies: 32cm Croc Kelly or 35cm Togo...

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35cm Hermes Saffron Birkin in Ostrich with Gold Hardware

35cm Hermes Saffron Birkin in Ostrich with Gold Hardware

Is it true that Hermes discontinued producing this vibrant 35cm Hermes Saffron Birkin in Ostrich with Gold Hardware? That’s what my trusty sales assistant at Hermes in a store nearby told me. So, this pre-loved beauty is a rare find! This unblemished ray of sunshine is a collectible.

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Blue… is a Christmas colour!

Blue… is a Christmas colour!

The Hermes Bleu Izmir and Bleu de Galice are very sophisticated colours.  These two sought after beauties are very similar blues, so if you are looking for the Bleu de Galice but cannot find one the Bleu Izmir  will work almost equally well in any setting. Olivia posted photos of the two blues for comparison, check them out. Lots of Hermes-bag-lovers are looking for blue colours, is this the new Christmas colour? Now the Bleu Saphyr, that surely is a must have for those of you who adore blue hues.

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