Thomas Pink in the Mayflower Hotel.
Pelham dress at Georgetown's new boutique, rag & bone.
Matthew Williamson's minaudi
SICIS Jewerly collection.

Indulgences – Fashion

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Indulgences – Fashion JULY/AUGUST 2011

Thomas Pink in the Mayflower Hotel (above) has rolled out a new look that the British brand will adopt globally. Display areas are highlighted in contrasting paneling, and the polished black granite floor is rimmed in the company’s signature shade of pink. 1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW; 202-223-5390.

British designers Marcus Wainwright and David Neville breezed into town recently to open rag & bone. The first U.S. outpost of their boutique outside of New York, the Georgetown shop features finely tailored yet hip men’s and women’s collections, including the Pelham dress (left, top); $925. 3067 M Street, NW; 202-295-9072.

Matthew Williamson’s hexagonal minaudière for Bulgari (left, center) delivers high style in a six-inch package. The compact purse comes in printed sapphire satin with ruthenium-plated hardware, one closed pocket, one open compartment and one flat open pocket. $2,200.

SICIS, the Italian company known for its artful mosaic-tile creations, has entered the jewelry realm with a splash. The SICIS Jewelry collection includes “micro-mosaic” brooches and cuff links shaped like flowers, butterflies (left, bottom) and more, made with tiny gems set in gold. Plans are now underway to introduce the collection in the U.S.

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