Ever heard the term "Southern Gothic"? No? Well take a trip to Bayou Salvage via Etsy.com and you'll find the quintessential southern gothic accessories and "storyville" clothing that's romantic enough to put the most hardened heart in the mood to dine with St Valentine. Bayou Salvage is at once beautiful and comforting, as this crochet capelette shows (my personal FAV!):
And talk about an "IT" belt! This lace doily reminded me of the oversize belts that Karl Lagerfeld (genius!) did for Fendi's Spring'09 line:
Sweetly tragic: Southern Gothic Charm
What a versatile piece! This, most obviously, would look amazing as part of a bridal ensemble but would look just as ravishing with one's most casual jeans-& a-tee outfit.
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