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Spring Sweaters

New Brand Alert!

Paper Temples from St. Louis, MO was birthed out of the pandemic to create jobs for local seamstresses and knitters to showcase their craft. This brand provides a sustainable and ethical approach to knitwear with an added edge using screen printing and unique silhouettes. Stop by and take a look at the styles we have in store now.

1 – Paper Temples short sleeved V neck sweater in a rayon/cotton blend, shown with Oska cotton pants.
2 – Paper Temples raffia/cotton blend cardigan over Oska short sleeved tee shirt paired with Oska’s lightweight denim pants.

3 – Screen printed cropped vest in rayon yarn by Paper Temples.
4 – Paper Temples cap sleeved sweater in black rayon yarn with a silver screen print, shown with Motion’s bamboo rayon bubble pants.

 

5 – Pocketed vest by Paper Temples.
6 – Black Label technical drop rise pant in anthracite topped with a mesh long sleeve tee and a bow print cardigan in raffia/cotton blend by Paper Temples.
7 – Relaxed Skif cardigan in a cotton knit over a Mama b short sleeved tee shirt and Tamaki Niime denim jeans.
8 – Paper Temples Peace and Stars relaxed print sweater over Motion parachute rayon sleeveless dress.
9 – Cap sleeved rayon knit  sweater in natural with a grey and khaki dropped stitch screen print paired with Oska cotton pants.
10 – Close up of screen print on sweater.
11 – Outfit featuring same Paper Temples top as above, Oska linen pants, and Lofina boots.

 

Spring Sweaters

1 – Skif long cardigan in a lemon and pepper mix,  paired with a Tamaki Niime cotton tee and Oska cotton pants with  button details at the hem.
2 – A close up of the long cardigan, this style is cozy and oversized, perfect for layering.
3 – Skif  3/4 sleeve cardigan in light neutral mix, over a Motion boxy top and Oska striped pants in a linen blend.
4 – Skif cardigan in light neutral mix. This style has cropped sleeves  and inset panels at the sides.
5 – Skif  shaped cardigan in blue mix.
5 – Catherine André patterned cardigan over a Mama b cotton tee and Tamaki Niime drop rise cotton pants.
6 – Skif boxy cardigan in purple, over a Motion cotton/linen tee and Tamaki Niime drop rise denim pants.
7 – Skif boxy cardigans in the colours neutral mix and beet.
8 – Skif long pocketed  cardigan in fuchsia over a Motion pleated cotton dress.
9 – Skif  long cardigan in fuchsia.
10 – Skif long pocketed cardigan in red mix.
11 – Skif long cardigan in red mix paired with  Oska technical pants and topped with a Tamaki Niime cotton scarf.

Burst of Colour from Tamaki Niime

1 – Tamaki Niime ensemble; reversible cotton cardigan over a black garment dyed caftan dress.
2 – Close up of the Tamaki Niime cardigan reversed.
3 – Medium sized Tamaki Niime  cotton gauze scarf.
4 – Tamaki Niime reversible cotton dress in black, grey and violet stripes.
5 – Same dress as above worn back to front.
6 – Tamaki Niime pocketed wide leg pant and striped cotton t-shirt paired with a Skif cardigan.

 

7 – Close up of the reversible Tamaki Niime tee.
8 – Tamaki Niime textural sweater with contrast hem paired with pocketed wide leg pants in a woven abstract print.
9 – Reverse of pants above.
10 – Tamaki Niime ensemble. Unique denim jeans worn with an asymmetric cotton tee and wool blend scarf.

 

11 – Close up of jeans above. If you look closely you can see a faint purple stripe woven in.
12 – Colourful relaxed Tamaki Niime cotton knit sweaters with a wide hem with side slits.
13 – Tamaki Niime sweater as above paired with Tamaki Niime culottes and cotton scarf.
14 – Tamaki Niime medium cotton gauze scarf.
15 – Tamaki Niime reversible french terry pullover. Paired with Tamaki Niime denim jeans.
16 – Tamaki Niime french terry reversible pullover in purple tones.
17 – Here’s a blue version. Each one is unique and one of a kind.
18 -Tamak Niime light weight cotton knit sweater over wide cropped cotton striped pant. Tamaki Niime gloves are draped over the shoulder.

Gracious Greens

1 – Tamaki Niime raglan long sleeve top paired with Oska cotton pants.
2 – Tamaki Niime cotton gauze scarf in medium.
3 –  Tamaki Niime cotton dolman sleeve tees, available in many one of a kind colour ways.
4 – Motion 2 pocket tunic over Porto slim pants, topped with a Tamaki Niime small cotton scarf.
5 – Tamaki Niime raglan sleeved cotton shirt in black and peridot stripes.

 

 

6 – Tamaki Niime two tone knit pullover with side slits.
7 – Tamaki Niime ensemble;  two tone pullover in green mix over drop rise denim pant topped with a cotton scarf.
8 – Close up of same Tamaki Niime drop rise denim pant above.
9 – Tamaki Niime cotton gauze scarf in medium.
10 -Tamaki Niime cotton pullover with contrast cuffs and side slits.

 

A Skif Story

 

1 – Skif cardigan, with a Catherine Andre scarf and Motion cotton corduroy pants.
2 – Two pocket Skif cardigan over a Tamaki Niime striped tee, paired with Mes Soeurs et Moi double knit navy blue pants.
3 – Skif two pocket cardigan in a navy/olive colour way, paired with a Rundholz Black Label slim technical skirt.

 

4 – Motion two pocket crimped tunic with a Samuel Coraux abstract necklace over top, paired with a navy blue crimped skirt.
5 – Kopka berets, with a Mes Soeurs et Moi scarf, and Elemente Clemente arm warmers. Perfect for gift giving.
6 – Rundholz Black Label mesh hoodie over a Motion long sleeve mesh tee in teal blue, paired with Rundholz Black Label french terry pants. Necklace by Samuel Coraux.

 

7 – 100% cotton mesh tees back in stock.
8 – Rayon/silk two pocket tunic, paired with Porto’s slim shirred ankle pants. Necklace by Samuel Coraux.
9 – Skif grey mix flared cardigan, paired with a Tamaki Niime cotton scarf and Motion cotton corduroy bubble pants.
10 – Kopka woolen beret. Available in many colours.
11 – Kopka berets in autumnal colours, with Mes Soeurs et Moi scarf.
12 – Skif lemon/pepper cardigan, paired with a Tamaki Niime cotton scarf and Motion charcoal belle pants.
13 – Rundholz Black Label garment dyed french terry flounced tunic with gauze underskirt, paired  with matching drop rise pants.
14 – Skif two pocket cardigan, paired with a Tamaki Niime top and Motion bubble corduroy pants. Necklace by Samuel Coraux.
15 – Lisa in a rainbow tower of Kopka berets.

 

Busy Bee

Skif asymmetric cardigan, over a long Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker dress. Paired with a medium Tamaki Niime 100% cotton scarf.
– 1 – Skif asymmetric cardigan, over a long Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker dress. Paired with a medium Tamaki Niime 100% cotton scarf.
Motion onesize parachute top, over Rundholz Black Label drop-rise pants in a windowpane check.
– 2 – Motion onesize parachute top, over Rundholz Black Label drop-rise pants in a windowpane check.
Motion hi-low boxy jacket, over a Motion 3/4 sleeve cotton-linen tee. Paired with Oska relaxed cotton trousers.
– 3 – Motion hi-low boxy jacket, over a Motion 3/4 sleeve cotton-linen tee. Paired with Oska relaxed cotton trousers.
Cynthia Ashby printed waffle knit top, over Mes Soeurs Et Moi tapered seersucker pants.
–  4 – Cynthia Ashby printed waffle knit top, over Mes Soeurs Et Moi tapered seersucker pants. Paired with a bright yellow Sobral necklace.
Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker cardigan jacket, over a Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker jumpsuit.
– 5 – Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker cardigan jacket, over a Mes Soeurs et Moi seersucker jumpsuit. Paired with a Rundholz Black Label printed knit and mesh shawl.

Brighter

– 1 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn cardigan, over a Tamaki Niime onesize cotton turtleneck in Scarlet. Layered with a gathered Tamaki Niime cotton skirt in cranberry red, and a pair of Elemente Clemente boiled wool arm warmers.
– 2 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn cardigan, layered over a Tamaki Niime cotton turtleneck in Scarlet. Paired with Tamaki Niime drop-rise pants in a light scarlet pattern.
– 3 – Moyuru dot-printed tee, over Vespa pants in Copper orange.
– 4 – Motion knit dress with a woven skirt, paired with a medium Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze shawl.
– 5 – Rundholz Black Label crushed dress with a tulle fringe. Paired with a bright red scribble necklace.
– 6 – Motion embroidered taffeta crop jacket, over a Motion 100% cotton mesh tee. Paired with a Rundholz Black Label long tulle skirt.
– 7 – Rundholz Black Label velvet printed sweater, over Hudson pants in Black.
– 8 – Motion asymmetric onesize top in honey yellow, layered with a Motion 100% cotton mesh tee. Paired with Motion seamed leggings in Black, and a Sobral resin necklace.
– 9 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn sweater, over a gathered Tamaki Niime skirt in Honey yellows. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka honey yellow beret.
– 10 – Skif reversible turtleneck with a metallic all-over print, layered with Tamaki Niime waffle-weave drop-rise denim pants.
– 11 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn cable-knit sweater, over a pair of Tamaki Niime cotton drop-rise pants. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka wool beret.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn cable-knit sweater, over Tamaki Niime waffle-weave drop-rise denim pants in Navy blue. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 12 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton yarn cable-knit sweater, over Tamaki Niime waffle-weave drop-rise denim pants in Navy blue. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 13 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton onesize tee, over a Tamaki Niime full cotton skirt with pockets. Paired with Mama B cozy striped hat and Mama B cozy handwarmers.
– 14 – Bright blue pleated tee, layered over a pair of long Tamaki Niime cotton wide-leg pants.
– 15 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton knit onesize tee, layered with a vintage Lilith mesh tank, over Tamaki Niime cotton drop-rise pants. Paired with a Kopka berry beret.

Cardigan

Skif asymmetric cropped sweater in Eggplant purple, over Motion corduroy bubble pants. Paired with a Neeru Kumar 100% silk scarf.
– 1 – Skif asymmetric cropped sweater in Eggplant purple, over Motion corduroy bubble pants. Paired with a Neeru Kumar 100% silk scarf.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Strawberry Pinks, layered with Vespa pants in Dahlia Red.
– 2 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Strawberry Pinks, layered with Vespa pants in Dahlia Red.
Skif cropped sweater in dark red, over a black Motion tank. Layered with a brocade knit Motion bubble skirt, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton scarf.
– 3 – Skif cropped sweater in dark red, over a black Motion tank. Layered with a brocade knit Motion bubble skirt, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton scarf.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Papaya red, over Rundholz Black Label drop-rise pants. Paired with a Neeru Kumar 100% silk scarf.
– 4 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Papaya red, over Rundholz Black Label drop-rise pants. Paired with a Neeru Kumar 100% silk scarf.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Lemon yellow, over a Motion 100% linen pinafore. Layered with a Motion charcoal knit dress, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 5 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Lemon yellow, over a Motion 100% linen pinafore. Layered with a Motion charcoal knit dress, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in cream, with colorful hand-stitched snaps. Layered with Neirami cotton twill trousers, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 6 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in cream, with colorful hand-stitched snaps. Layered with Neirami cotton twill trousers, and paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Dark Turquoise, layered with Vespa pants in Navy Blue.
– 7 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Dark Turquoise, layered with Vespa pants in Navy Blue.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Aqua blue, layered over Neirami cotton twill trousers.
– 8 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Aqua blue, layered over Neirami cotton twill trousers.
Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Sky Blue, layered over Motion bubble pants in dark grey corduroy. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 9 – Skif cotton-blend cardigan in Sky Blue, layered over Motion bubble pants in dark grey corduroy. Paired with a small Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 10 – Skif cotton-blend sweater with metallic printed circles. Paired with Motion belle pants in charcoal cutting fabric, and topped with a Kopka beret in Bright red.

Tamaki Niime

Tamaki Niime from Japan is a burst of brightness we love. Every piece is one of a kind, made at her factory in the heart of Japan. Woven gauze scarves, loomed on antique machines, feel amazing and light. Tees, sweaters, and lots of exciting trousers in even more exciting colours. Enjoy!

Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A relaxed knit tee in turquoise, with knit arm warmers. Layered with a pair of cropped wide-leg pants. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze shawl. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 1 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A relaxed knit tee in turquoise, with knit arm warmers. Layered with a pair of cropped wide-leg pants. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze shawl. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A soft jersey turtleneck layered with a full cotton-weave skirt with two pockets. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 2 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A soft jersey turtleneck layered with a full cotton-weave skirt with two pockets. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 3 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A cotton-yarn blended blue sweater over Tamaki Niime wide-leg twill trousers. Paired with a medium cotton gauze shawl.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves, in colours of the Sea.
– 4 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves, in colours of the Sea.
– 5 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A cotton yarn cable-knit sweater, layered with a long-sleeve tee in seafoam green. Over Tamaki Niime drop-rise multicolour pants, and paired with a medium cotton gauze shawl.
Motion onesize tencel-blend knit pullovers. More colours in our online store.
– 6 – Motion onesize tencel-blend knit pullovers. More colours in our online store.
Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, over a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in pear yellow. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 7 – Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, over a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in pear yellow. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, over a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in pear yellow.
– 7 – Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, over a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in pear yellow.
– 8 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A dark striped long-sleeve tee, over heavy denim waffle-weave drop-rise pants. Paired with a big cotton gauze shawl.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves in warm spices.
– 9 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves in warm spices.
– 10 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. A cotton-yarn cable knit sweater in deep blue, over long wide-leg midnight blue trousers. Paired with a medium cotton gauze shawl.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. Tamaki Niime cotton-yarn royal blue sweater, layered with a cotton-weave gathered skirt. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
– 11 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. Tamaki Niime cotton-yarn royal blue sweater, layered with a cotton-weave gathered skirt. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.
Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, layered over a pair of Tamaki Niime drop-rise cotton-weave pants. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 12 – Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, layered over a pair of Tamaki Niime drop-rise cotton-weave pants. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
Reverse, Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, layered over a pair of Tamaki Niime drop-rise cotton-weave pants, inside out. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 12 – Reverse, Skif cotton-blend knit sweater, layered over a pair of Tamaki Niime drop-rise cotton-weave pants, inside out. Topped with a Kopka wool beret.
– 13 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton pieces. An open cotton-yarn cardigan in violet, layered with a long-sleeve knit tee. Over drop-rise graphic-stripe pants in Plum shades, and paired with a medium cotton gauze shawl.
Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves. Rose tones.
– 14 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarves, in Rose tones.
Motion onesize tencel-blend knit pullover, layered with a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in Plum purple. Paired with a Tamaki Niime medium 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka beret.
– 15 – Motion onesize tencel-blend knit pullover, layered with a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in Plum purple. Paired with a Tamaki Niime medium 100% cotton gauze scarf, and topped with a Kopka beret.
– 16 – Tamaki Niime 100% cotton knit tee, layered with a pair of Motion corduroy bubble pants in Lavender purple. Paired with a Tamaki Niime 100% cotton gauze scarf.

Puff Up

Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and a pair of reversible Elemente Clemente armwarmers.
– 1 – Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and a pair of reversible Elemente Clemente armwarmers.
Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer. With an elastic drawstring inside the coat and a roomy hood.
– 1 – Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer. With an elastic drawstring inside the coat and a big hood.
Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre multicolour knit winter shawl.
– 2 – Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre multicolour knit winter shawl.
Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre multicolour knit winter shawl.
– 2 – Reverse, Rundholz Black Label onesize down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre multicolour knit winter shawl.
Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret.
– 3 – Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret.
Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and a pair of Rundholz Black Label knit armwarmers.
– 3 – Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and a pair of Rundholz Black Label knit armwarmers.
Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret.
– 3 – Black Label bubble-shaped down puffer. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret.
Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and a removable hood. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool bucket hat, and a pair of Tamaki Niime knit armwarmers.
– 4 – Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and a removable hood. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool bucket hat, and a pair of Tamaki Niime knit armwarmers.
Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and a removable hood. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool bucket hat, and a pair of Tamaki Niime knit armwarmers.
– 4 – Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and a removable hood. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool bucket hat, and a pair of Tamaki Niime knit armwarmers.
Rundholz Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre openwork wool scarf with fringe.
– 5 – Rundholz Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre openwork wool scarf with fringe.
Rundholz Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre openwork wool scarf with fringe.
– 5 – Reverse, Rundholz Black Label winter down puffer with elastic pockets and hood. Paired with Catherine Andre openwork wool scarf with fringe.
Mama B cotton and cashmere blend crew socks. Now in our online store!
– 6 – Mama B cotton and cashmere blend crew socks. Now in our online store!
Rundholz Black Label a-line down puffer with a high collar. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and Skif knit armwarmers.
– 7 – Rundholz Black Label a-line down puffer with a high collar. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and Skif knit armwarmers.
Rundholz Black Label a-line down puffer with a high collar. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and Skif knit armwarmers.
– 7 – Rundholz Black Label a-line down puffer with a high collar. Paired with a Kopka 100% merino wool beret, and Skif knit armwarmers.