Redding bald eagles are triple threat again
Lake Oroville Marina & Forever Resorts are a California Dreaming Vacation

Channeling Jackie O’ and Marilyn at La Fem Sophistique

La Fem Sophistique 2012 Credit Barbara L Steinberg1

Out-of-towners know something about Sacramento’s vintage and secondhand retail scene.  “Some of the best stores,” according to one rabid Bay Area reuse consumer. La Fem Sophistique has raised the bar on Sacramento seconds.

Mavens of women’s ’50s and ‘60s haute couture drool over fashion designers – Bob Mackie, Valentino, Lucie Ann and others – who designed for the stars including Eva Gabor, Cher, and Marilyn Monroe. Diehard vintage devotees and curious looky-loos spend hours perusing displays of classic business, garden party, or glamorous holiday apparel. Women should know that a ‘50s or ‘60s size 1 La Fem Sophistique Credit Barbara L Steinberg24 is today’s size 8. Owners Sandy and Suzen educate shoppers about preservation and reuse. And now you can shop them online!

La Fem Sophistiqué
3241 Folsom Boulevard; 916/455-4199
Specializing in women's couture, vintage and designer fashions from private collections.

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)