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♥ First Pair of Repettos

Carmel coloured ballet flats

Iconic is an overused word, however when it comes to talking about the Repetto brand it seems an apt adjective.  I am a diehard fan of ballet flats.  I have a couple of pairs of heels which are only wheeled into service when I know I will be mostly seated while I am wearing them.  For everyday life, flats are my footwear of choice: they are perfect for comfortable and unrestricted tripping about without the attendant danger of sore feet.  Over the years I have had so many pairs from different labels but never, until my recent trip to Paris, a pair of Repettos.

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♥ Favourite shops//Agnès B


I cannot recall seeing an ad for Agnès B or an editorial features which used her clothes in any of the fashion glossies.  I imagine these two things are not unrelated, as editorial coverage can depend  on the amount a brand  spends on advertising in a given magazine.  Despite this Agnès B is hugely successful, with a loyal band followers, moi included.

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