Foulard de la semaine

In honor of my recurring “packing for Paris” obsession, here’s my “H en Voyage” scarf, which depicts an Hermès “H” from stacked suitcases.

Happy 09/09/09!

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  1. September 9, 2009 / 2:18 pm

    This might be my favourite — and it’s fun to see, in your earlier post featuring this same scarf, how different it looks when folded differently.

  2. SewingLibrarian
    September 9, 2009 / 4:38 pm

    I love it!

  3. September 9, 2009 / 4:42 pm

    Have never seen this design, what fun! And perfect on you! Anticipating a trip is one of the very best parts.

  4. Sue
    September 9, 2009 / 5:00 pm

    A cute and jaunty design!

  5. September 9, 2009 / 9:01 pm

    I don’t know how you can do this every week.

    You could give lessons to Frenchwomen.


  6. Sher
    September 9, 2009 / 4:33 pm

    Beautiful fall colors in that scarf!

  7. Sal
    September 9, 2009 / 5:03 pm

    These posts remind me that scarves with scenes look fantastically abstract when rolled and tied. I instinctively avoid them, but ALWAYS love them on you, doll!

  8. September 10, 2009 / 12:58 am

    That is damn cute! BTW, pondering options for your ring today! Thinking white metal is a must.

  9. metscan
    September 9, 2009 / 6:39 pm

    I´m always happy to see your scarves! I admit that here is a bit envy on my side, cause I just can´t make mine work.

  10. La Belette Rouge
    September 9, 2009 / 8:37 pm

    I love the simplicity and whimsy of this scarf. And, of course, it is lovely on you.

  11. September 10, 2009 / 3:48 am

    Nancy – thanks!

    materfamilias – yes, it’s fun to see how many looks one can get from a single scarf based on how it’s folded and tied.

    Rita – thank you. This is one of my favorite color combinations.

  12. September 10, 2009 / 3:49 am

    Sher – thanks! autumn colors are my faves!

    SewingLibrarian – thank you!

    Duchesse – merci! Yes, I’ve been a bit preoccupied, but in the best of ways.

  13. September 10, 2009 / 3:51 am

    Sue – thank you!

    Sal – I used to avoid them too until I figured out that you can hide or highlight any part of the design depending on how you tie it. Thanks!

    metscan – glad you enjoy. It took lots of practice before I began to feel comfortable with wearing scarves. Start simple and just play in front of the mirror. Then forget you have it on. 😉

  14. September 10, 2009 / 3:53 am

    Make Do Style – thanks so much!

    La Belette Rouge – merci beaucoup.

    tishjett – merci, you are too kind!

  15. September 10, 2009 / 3:54 am

    Couture Allure – thank you!

    WendyB – thanks! I can hardly wait to see your ideas.

  16. Couture Allure Vintage Fashion
    September 10, 2009 / 12:05 am

    I do love this one! What a great design!

  17. Frugal Scholar
    September 10, 2009 / 2:33 pm

    Nice, as always. And thanks for the follow-up answer to my question.

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