Valentine Love Spells

It’s been a while since I last posted, but I finally have a little collection to share! Valentine’s Day just seems to work for Scarlett and Giselle: it’s a beautiful time to experiment with really feminine, dreamy themes and to focus on beautiful lingerie pieces. This Valentine’s Day, I took the idea of love and…

Vintage Halloween Collection

The time has come! The Season of the Witch! I am so excited to share my new collection of embroidered pieces, inspired by all things vintage Halloween! One of my favorite parts of the Halloween season is listening to Halloween music. Things like Screamin’ Jay Hawkins’s “I Put a…

Katia Engell

Katia Engell is an artist and art instructor based in Toronto, Canada. We met through the blogging world a few years ago and since then, she has expanded her blog to an amazing vintage jewelry business called House of Ell. On top of that, she is a multidisciplinary artist,…

Old Love

This Valentine’s Day I was inspired by historical personifications of love and made two new re-worked vintage tops for the shop! I was specifically thinking about how artists represented love or heartbreak with a literal heart in medieval manuscripts.

Heroine: Vanessa Ives

Previously, our label for inspiring women here at Scarlett and Giselle was muse. I have decided to change this title to heroine, as I have been feeling that muse is too passive, too inactive a word to describe these women. Historically, muses are personifications of something, such as the…

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