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May 22, 2019

Cool Hunter: A Fine Vintage

Cool Hunter: A Fine Vintage Accessories and ornaments that summon Victorian and Edwardian styles in an era of fast, fickle trends. by Sean Thompson Photography by Peter Markiw Above: Dainty and dandy intersect with this androgynous pinstripe collar on a chain. From Meese Clothing, it’s available for $30 at two…

Cool Hunter: A Fine Vintage

Accessories and ornaments that summon Victorian and Edwardian styles in an era of fast, fickle trends.

Photography by Peter Markiw

Above: Dainty and dandy intersect with this androgynous pinstripe collar on a chain. From Meese Clothing, it’s available for $30 at two locations. (10240 124 St. and 31 Perron St., St. Albert, 780-418-1388)


Above: Though it’s sturdy, you will want to be protective of this gold-plated cutlery by Midas Cutlery. It comes in six sets that include a knife, dinner fork, spoon and dessert spoon. It’s $295 at 29 Armstrong. (10129 104 St., 780-758-4940)  


Above: Add instant elegance with a gold-dipped leaf necklace by Edmonton designer Jocelyn Kennedy. $125 at Jilly’s Home & Lifestyle. (14227 23 Ave., 780-413-4079)


Above: From Jane Tran Designs, this metallic flower headband makes a delicate and comely accessory. $65 at Jilly’s Home & Lifestyle. (14227 23 Ave., 780-413-4079)


Above: Get your office beau this rosewood desktop set by Areaware; it includes a stapler, tape dispenser, supplies holder and envelope opener. $88.25 at Carbon Environmental Boutique. (10184 104 St., 780-498-1900)


Above: At Bling, you can find this silver-plated pt knife with an Austrian crystal by Abbott is $5. It pairs well with a silver swan knife rest by Burney Giftware, also $5. (10316 100 St., 780-758-5995)


Above: Giles & Brother is an accessories company founded by a sister-brother duo inspired by classic estate jewellery, as seen in this brass horseshoe cuff bracelet. $155 at Coup {Garment Boutique}. (10137 104 St., 780-756-3032) 


Above: This short and skinny tie ($10) by Tye Necklace is held with a tie clip ($16) by Uranium. Available at Meese Clothing and Meese on 124. (31 Perron St., St. Albert, 10240 124 St., 780-418-1388) 


Above: With this duck feather brooch by Sessa Wearables, you can add a speck of Victoriana to your style. Designed by Meese, it’s $24 at both its locations. (10240 124 St. and 31 Perron St., St. Albert, 780-418-1388)   


Above: By D.L. & Co.’s Modern Alchemy line, this Tincture of Winchester candle is infused with gun powder, releasing a scent of a smoky, old hunting jacket. It’s $65 at 29 Armstrong. (10129 104 St., 780-758-4940) 


Above: Breathe, Wish and Calm are the names of these three perfume fragrances by Lollia. Each bottle is $13 at Jilly’s Home & Lifestyle. (14227 23 Ave., 780-413-4079)


Above: Know the time and smell good, with this pocket watch by Timeless Fragrances, a detailed replica of an Edwardian original. It’s filled with a wax of soy and maple, with three choices of fragrance. It’s $49.95 at Carbon Environmental Boutique. (10184 104 St., 780-498-1900)