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NAKKNA–Great Things From Sweden!

I'm crazy for this line I found at Opening Ceremony on our recent visit to NY.  NAKKNA 

  • Based in Stockholm, Nakkna was founded in 2003 by designers Camilla Sundin, Claes Berkes and Ella Soccorsi who met at the Beckmans School of Design.
  • The label produces menswear, womenswear and basics like T-shirts and denim.
  • Nakkna's designs are avant-garde but wearable, balancing complex geometric constructions and inventive draping with attractive silhouettes and materials.   

I Picked up two pieces.  A dress…..
Nn dress
I love this piece.  The print is great, and I love the length.  I like the volume of the dress, and that the sleeves are not gigantic.
Color ysl
Here is a close up of the YSL cage boots….
Close up of silver jewelry…..I also got these khaki trousers.

They have a pleated front and asymmetrical flap in front. I also got this great utilitarian leather vest at Opening Ceremony.  It's by Vena Cava.
Pant full standing
Worn with Givenchy boots…
One last shot of the YSL cage boots….Jane and I are counting down to Tokyo now….
Ysl bw
All photos Bret Sano.

  • GGshoe
    June 9, 2009 at 8:09 pm

    Amazing pieces! Ridiculously beautiful pictures!!
    The light is gorgeous.

  • william
    June 9, 2009 at 8:19 pm

    That last photo is absolutely stunning. And those YSLs look great with the dress; the straps mimic the dress’s linear quality.

  • PrΓͺt-Γ -Porter P
    June 9, 2009 at 8:38 pm

    that dress is crazy and i love it!!!!
    i really like that photo of you against all the columns too.

  • xAZD
    June 9, 2009 at 8:44 pm

    these photos are so great! those pants are fabulous and sano’s photography really flatters the clothes + shoes πŸ™‚

  • quelle
    June 9, 2009 at 8:51 pm

    beautiful pieces and lovely photography! perfect combination.

  • Nadia
    June 9, 2009 at 9:16 pm

    ridiculously excellent cage heels!

    June 9, 2009 at 9:20 pm

    I LOVE THAT DRESS JUDY!!!!! those shots of u were beautifully taken…EXUBERANTE!!!!! How much I would love to get my hands on those Givenchy’s and YSL’s. OMg JUDY, I been desperately looking for the ANN D’s Lace Up booties everywhere. Do u know if any stores have it in Dallas still in size 7 or 7.5? I would sooo greatly appreciate it. I contacted all the Barneys and Saks all over the USA and nothing.
    Muahhhz darling. Can’t wait to see ur pics when u go to Tokyo. I just got back from Costa Rica and posted some pics on the blog.

  • the dandy project
    June 9, 2009 at 9:22 pm

    Great buys! I love how fearless you are with your choices, and how you manage to pull them off with such class. That photo with the red pillars might make a stunning header for your blog.

  • Cruz
    June 9, 2009 at 9:55 pm

    Those are two really cool pieces, love how you styled them. Thanks for showing us your accessories too.

  • Brandon
    June 9, 2009 at 10:00 pm

    That dress is fantastic! I agree about the volume with the tighter sleeve. So good! Am definitely going to check out the line. And the pants and the vest… all impeccably styled, as usual! Bravo!

    June 9, 2009 at 10:39 pm

    That dress is so amazing. Great great great photos.
    You guys are going to be the toast of Tokyo!!!

  • Treasurex
    June 9, 2009 at 10:53 pm

    Another fantastic outfit!

  • Katlin
    June 9, 2009 at 10:58 pm

    Eeek, I have been in love with that vest after I saw it on the OC website. I got to see it in person when I went to NY last month at OC and Barney’s and was dying over it! I love the combo of the fisherman style in a fitted black leather!

  • candice
    June 9, 2009 at 11:46 pm

    your pics are getting better and better! who is taking them? jane?
    i am excited for your trip to tokyo! it is an amazing place. the shopping is incredible. unique designs, interesting ppl with their own look. v fun.

  • juliet
    June 10, 2009 at 2:08 am

    Uh! this is love!
    juliet xxx

  • StyleAntagonist
    June 10, 2009 at 2:43 am

    One word to discribe ‘beautiful’. Nice picture, very artistic. The dress looks very hobo and shoes are amazing. Nice choice.

  • LL
    June 10, 2009 at 3:27 am

    Love the pieces and wanted to wish you lots of fun and fashion in tyo!

  • Style Scientist
    June 10, 2009 at 3:37 am

    Wow…Judy..that dress matches so perfectly with your awesome YSL booties. Thank you for introducing this new line of clothing. I sure will check their stuff out.

  • fashion roadkill
    June 10, 2009 at 4:50 am

    Beautiful finds! Love the print of the dress and the khakis are perfect.

  • tanya
    June 10, 2009 at 5:13 am

    love when you share your new finds! it’s my favourite part of your blog.

  • arline Jernigan
    June 10, 2009 at 6:04 am

    I had a pair of pants like that in high school. I LOVED them so much! I was just thinking, how I wished I had them.
    I like the version of the cages that you and Jane got, much more than the first round.

  • Viv
    June 10, 2009 at 6:54 am

    Hello Judy. Those pieces are lovely, especially the dress. Have a great time in Tokyo. I look forward to seeing your Atlantic Dry Goods collection!

  • Alex CT
    June 10, 2009 at 7:02 am

    These might be two of my favorite outfits ever!!

  • Sarah Klassen/Haute Design
    June 10, 2009 at 8:41 am

    Gorgeous images! That dress is incredible – there’s nothing like wearing true art. There’s something so special about it…gorgeous pants, as well, I like them with the vest for some interest. Your hair is so naturally pretty, too…

  • simar
    June 10, 2009 at 8:48 am

    You look amazing Judy! The trousers are awesome. Have fun in Tokyo!

  • Anna
    June 10, 2009 at 9:13 am

    The black outfit is to die for! Really beautiful volume et details… and those cage heels are simply exquise!

  • Nini's Style
    June 10, 2009 at 9:49 am

    wow Judy looking amazing.

  • Kajsa
    June 10, 2009 at 10:22 am

    Im proud to be a swede when i see thing like this!

    June 10, 2009 at 10:53 am

    this look is so beautiful. the shoes are incredible also… πŸ™‚

  • athena
    June 10, 2009 at 12:12 pm

    Beautiful dress Judy, it looks so comfortable! I hope you are taking it with you to Tokyo.
    The color of the YSL cage boots is so pretty, and Jane’s too. I prefer this style over the black allover cage booties that first came out. I’m loving the double platform on the Givenchy’s too!
    Wishing you & Jane a wonderful & safe trip to Tokyo. We are all looking forward to your posts, pictures & purchases! πŸ™‚

  • Beth
    June 10, 2009 at 12:48 pm

    Love the dress Judy!!

  • The Little Fashion Treasury
    June 10, 2009 at 2:42 pm

    Hi Judy!
    These are truly some fabulous photo shots, love the close up of your YSL cage heels!
    Adorable style & Awesome dress!!!
    Wishing you a joyful & relaxing day!

  • mr. freddy's mom
    June 10, 2009 at 3:54 pm

    beautiful photos and outfit, judy!
    i love you YSL shoes!

  • Noelle + Kendall
    June 10, 2009 at 5:35 pm

    love those khakis. I’m still looking for a good pair like that

  • yo
    June 10, 2009 at 7:50 pm

    hi there,
    great pictures! (congrats to the photographer)
    Did you check the Gerard Tully pieces at OC. I think you might like them. Similar to Christopher Ross’ style, little less wild though.
    Also, there is a movie that I think you gals will probably enjoy, the title is “Innocence” from the french director/writer Lucile Hadzihalilovic.

  • TheLuxuriousVagabond
    June 10, 2009 at 11:46 pm

    The dress–it’s so beautifully organic and billows so nicely. Love it with the structured boots!

  • Brigadeiro
    June 11, 2009 at 2:13 am

    Those YSL’s are so beautiful! Especially in that last shot, am insanely jealous πŸ˜‰

  • Enni
    June 11, 2009 at 6:24 am

    I love your dress and sense of style. The print of the dress is georgeous! It reminds me of Marimekko, a Finnish company and their awesome prints. http://www.marimekko.fi/eng
    if you want to check it out. They have some really nice pieces, and also things for home decoration. And some shopes in the U.S. too!

  • Enni
    June 11, 2009 at 6:32 am

    Oh and I forgot one important note! I was browsing their website and found out that there is a possibility to win one of their new bags. There is not much time left, the next time someone wins is already 15th of June so there’s just couple of days time to have the chance to win one of those cuties for free. http://www.marisnewbags.com/#

  • Elly * ClickClockCulture
    June 11, 2009 at 6:40 am

    The dress has this African vibe to it and the cage booties! They go so well together, almost like a modern tribal costume. FANTASTIC! You should check out these shops if you ever come to Melbourne (Alice Euphemia, Marais, Assin. =)

  • escritora
    June 11, 2009 at 12:24 pm

    This dress is absolutely fantastic! I love such kind of cocoon clothes. YSL cage boots are to die for. Everything is just perfect.

  • luxirare
    June 11, 2009 at 2:15 pm

    yea that dress is so insanely good. Perfect to just throw on when you’re not in the mood to calculate an outfit. The grid shoes go so well with them too.

  • Jules
    June 11, 2009 at 11:05 pm

    Love your Givenchy boots! Hope to see more from you. Have a great weekend.;D
    Travel and Living
    Job Hunter

  • Inger
    June 12, 2009 at 10:26 am

    Sorry, my english is really bad.. But I’ll try:
    Found your blog thru your daughters blog, and a would say that your fashion sense is mutch more refined, and with much more personality instead of “dressing up”. The way you dress and wear your chlothes is almost scandinacian (beeing one myself)
    I really like the mix of old and new, and more refined sophistication.

  • Amee
    June 12, 2009 at 10:43 am

    Judy, the photography is fantastic and you look beautiful in your new dress! I like the up-close shots of your jewelry and YSL cage shoes. I hope you have a very fun and safe trip to Tokyo! Keep us updated please πŸ™‚

  • thischicksgotstyle
    June 12, 2009 at 11:49 am

    The pictures that you took of your cage booties are very pretty!
    And I love your new pieces and vena cava vest!!
    Enjoy tokyo and I’m looking forward to your pictures and posts about it!!

  • rachel
    June 13, 2009 at 11:19 am

    what a great look with the vest & khaki’s!
    Judy your taste is truly divine – I hope
    I roll through Dallas sometime soon to talk house and shoes!!

  • Kajsa
    June 13, 2009 at 4:07 pm

    Nakkna is just fantastic! I bought a couple of dresses at an outlet in Stockholm earlier this year and I just love them!

  • Bisou-joue
    June 14, 2009 at 12:08 am

    your outfits are so great ! I love your silver jewelry !
    Now I know your blog, i can easily understand why jane has such a great style !

  • Eva
    June 14, 2009 at 1:48 am

    You look so stunning! And you really resemble your daughter, she’s so pretty too. πŸ™‚

  • Our Green Nest
    June 24, 2009 at 12:47 pm

    Just found your blog via Simple Lovely…cool shots taken at Solana :)…I live right behind all of that and have shot there before too. Alot of people around us hate its architecture and colors, but we love it!

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