Category Archives: Hermès

Hermès Scarfs In Action And A Current Obsession – Mansur Gavriel

Since the gloomy weather of the past few days here has made my scarf photos come out woefully dark, I took a look at my archive pics of scarfs as I’ve worn them in the past to show you. The … Continue reading

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Dip Dye! – A Vat Of Colour Makes A Great Thing Even Better: Hermès Carrés Surteint

Welcome to this week’s Hermès scarf post! Today I want to show you something special. Special in the making and special to me, as in “I love it! (even more than regular silk scarves)” :) Dip dye silk is a … Continue reading

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Birds And Boats – Hermès Tous Le Bateaux De Monde And Bateau Fleuri Scarves

Today I want to show you two scarves that have boats as their theme. They are very different, but both happen to feature boats and birds. It is a long post (to make up for last week! ;) ) and … Continue reading

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Home, Fragrant Home! – Review: Hermès Home Fragrance Line

By Michael A few months ago while wandering around the city and smelling many, many fragrances I came across Hermès new home scents. I am not a candle or ambient scent aficionado by any means, but these wonderful fragrances have … Continue reading

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One Hundred Pleats – Hermès Cent Plis De Miao Cashmere And Silk Scarves

Today I want to show you the first large size scarf in this series. Cent Plis de Miao (One hundred pleats of Miao – a province in China) was designed by Aline Honoré and first released in 2010. Cent Plis … Continue reading

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Perfume Bottles And Scarves – Hermès Quadrige And Circuit 24 Faubourg

Perfume bottles and scarves – my two loves go together well, showing you how well, is the aim of this post. The first scarf of my collection that I present today is called Quadrige. It is an old design, first … Continue reading

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The Circle Of Life – Hermès De La Mer Au Ciel Scarves

Today I want to show you two scarves – sisters – that share the same design in a different colourway. It shows very well how completely different two scarves of the same design can look, depending on the colours. De … Continue reading

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Super H To The Rescue – Hermès Scarf Collection Part 3: Minuit au Faubourg

In Part Three of my collection posts, we move on to the next size up, the so-called vintage silk 70x70cm scarves. This used to be Hermès’ standard size in the 1950ies and onward until the seventies or so, before the … Continue reading

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Chainlinks And A View From The Top – Hermès Scarf Collection Part 2: Pochettes Circuit 24 And Un Jardin Sur Le Toit

Welcome to the second part of my scarf collection posts. Today I have two more small sized scarfs to show you. The first pochette (45x45cm) is called Circuit 24 Faubourg. It mentions the address of Hermès’ Paris flagship store of course, … Continue reading

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Starting Small – Hermès Scarf Collection Part 1: Pochettes, Mademoiselle Soie

To start showing (off?) my scarf collection I thought to begin with the smallest formats I own, the silk pocket squares or pochettes, also called gavroches in Hermès-speak. I like these small scarves (45x45cm) for a pop of colour underneath … Continue reading

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