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Le Smoking Jacket & Black Lace Dress

Added Feb 21, 2014

by Marusya Grace

South Bend, Unit...






We all know the most interesting man in the world drinks Dos Equis, but do you know what he wears? It’s a shame smoking jackets are no longer popular and rarely seen on men today. These mid thigh-length velvet & silk robes are bad ass! Just imagine how luxurious & relaxing life would be if men wore smoking jackets during their morning coffee or evening reading by the fire. Perhaps, that’s an unrealistic expectation since we’re accustomed to our fast lives and easy-wash garments. But heck, who knows – maybe they’ll make a come back!

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I made both the smoking jacket and black lace dress!




Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Classic, Evening Wear, Vintage, Victorian
Lace/Sequins, Velvet

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    Feb 22, 2014, 02.04 PMby nrobson

    nothing like a vintage… you might reignite the style ;P

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    Feb 21, 2014, 08.29 PMby Mary Athey

    Both of these items look fab and what great photos as well. I love the smoking jacket and dress x

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    Feb 21, 2014, 09.06 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Impressive! You have done a great job! It looks fabulous and comfortable :)

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    Feb 21, 2014, 08.30 AMby cchristie

    That smoking jacket is just so luxurious for relaxing in. ‘Relaxing jacket’ could be the new smoking jacket. Fab velvet fabric

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      Feb 21, 2014, 02.03 PMby Marusya Grace

      True! Good way to put it too! Thanks!

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