Sunday, May 8, 2011

CARVE DESIGNS F/W 2011 "AT THE BEACH. ALL YEAR LONG"



Outdoor Retailer, SLC

words/images Judith Ecochard

Who doesn't love a stroll on the beach in the crisp autumnal season---the crowds are gone, the skies are sunny and the air is dry.

CARVE DESIGNS makes the kind of apparel a grown-up surfer gal would wear off her board on the waves and on the boardwalk.
Boiled Wool Jackson Long Jacket -removable belt-fully lined in contrast print

Outland Hoodie Cotton Fleece -semi-fitted two front pockets shirred shoulders, ribbed forearms-leg of mutton style




Shawl neck---Cotton/Acrylic knit Carmel Sweater-removable tie at waist


























Highlights in every season ---the terrific color palette---that for Fall 2011 includes a pretty raspberry, blackberry (soft purples), 























Modoc Blazer Brushed Fleece 50% organic cotton classic blazer styling bumped up sweatshirt ease

Rae Hoodie semi-fitted with thumb holes, side pockets with invisible zip closure






















...java, gunmetal, charcoal, gulf, paloma and glacier grays, 

Jackson Long Jacket- Boiled Wool





...sea pine and dusty olive greens, reef blue, 
Slim Cargo

Sunspring tank contrast color straps and binding



---and prints---including vintage flavored plaids and shelby prints.
Moxie Gauze Shirt roll tab sleeve-100% cotton

Shelby Top Wide Scoop neck -hits at low hip-belt or wear loose
























PLUS: Soft hand fabrics...filled with stretch, shape retention (Spandex), cozy Merino wools, jersey and organic cottons, fleece and modals.

Cute Accessories
Moxie Scarf

Carve Beanie

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For the cooler temps that even visit weather perfect San Diego Carve served up two main collections-


Juno knit


BALANCE--- filled with feminine lines, stretchy, comfort, durable with a soft feel ----tank tops, easy wear pants with shape, capris and cozy hoodies.




Outland Knickers


Savarna Tank (l) Coralee Fabric


Sunspring Tank with Pretty shirring at center back


LIFESTYLE---with separates that work for work and play.








Driftwood Moto Jacket -Boiled wool warm style with asymetrical zipper-worn open or closed collar/drapes well