March 2nd, 2014
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A Muff?

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In the first three looks of the FW14 Balenciaga show the coats have “leather-knitted pouch pockets” (according to Vogue) that look like muffs. Then, there were some beautiful fur muffs in Céline this morning. As a mother who still reaches for my daughter’s hand when we cross busy city streets, I’m not sure this would be a practical purchase. It reminds me of the matching mink hat and muff I had as a child. Years later, I turned the muff into a fur scarf which I wear to this day. I need to give this trend some thought.

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  • I love muffs! Have forgotten all about them, but I used one for years as a little girl in Europe. The ivory one is gorgeous.

    ElleMarch 2nd, 2014  3:18 PM

     
  • I have been longing for a comeback of my favorite childhood accessory. I always felt a little self-satisfied in my mink handwarmer.

    MaryLou EvansMarch 3rd, 2014  1:08 PM

     
  • hope they will be around next year too!

    odileMarch 4th, 2014  4:43 PM

     
  • Huge fan of muffs, however I also had one but turned into a hat.

    StephanieMarch 5th, 2014  7:58 AM

     

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