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Fragile Beauty

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Fragile Beauty

In Japanese culture, the cherry blossom tree symbolizes life’s fragile beauty. It is overwhelmingly beautiful yet ruthfully short. As the seasons change we wonder how we could have spent months layered under cashmere and wool, gloves and hats, scarves and thermals. It seems like a lifetime ago but so did summer a few months back.  Here we are, the time speeding by and the cherry blossoms already expiring.  It seems like hibernation was a state of being just a few days ago and now the birds are louder, the air is warmer, and the days are brighter.  A sense of...

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Spring Must-Haves

Spring Must-Haves

Although it is inevitable that we would be excited for spring for its mild weather… The truth is, our excitement truly sparks once spring collections start trickling into our storefront. Our best-selling hats begin to flood our store windows, our sunglasses become larger and brighter, and our assortment of hand-picked pieces tend to glimmer a bit brighter in the sunlight, which is seeping beautifully through our windows. Manager and assistant buyer Eden Mitelman selected a few pieces she is most excited about for the warmer weather. “A hat is a must! This season we are seeing bigger brims, luscious ribbons,...

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IZIPIZI Studio Party

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IZIPIZI Studio Party

The worldwide launch of IZIPIZI Studio featuring the L’Amiral sunglasses, hosted at Archives. Being one of the first retailers to bring IZIPIZI, formerly known as See Concept, to North America, we were honored and happy to host the worldwide launch of IZIPIZI Studio on April 17th. With the first release being the “L’Amiral” line of sunglasses, the brand remains loyal to its comfort, style, and quality. Very limited edition! Get them here Alongside the Export Sales Manager, our team, various influencers, and our loyal clients, we were able to celebrate the fast success of IZIPIZI and our collaboration with them....

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Nak Armstrong’s Spring Collection is Liberating

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Nak Armstrong’s Spring Collection is Liberating

Nak Armstrong, a member of the CFDA and one of our most notable designers at Archives, continues to grace us with immaculate designs. New arrivals are upon us! Featuring Armstrong’s signature handset suspended earth-tone gemstones in new floral motifs. This season Armstrong made opals the focal point, with show-stopping large-cut Peruvian opals and suspended Ethiopian opals surrounded with tourmalines, emeralds,  brown zircons, and diamonds. The ethereal glow and mesmerizing globe of colour is the perfect stone to wear day and night, from season to season. The mosaic style of set stones offers an organic look and feel with comfortable movement....

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Marzook’s mesmerizing spring collection

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Marzook’s mesmerizing spring collection

Lucid neons, blinding crystals, and edgy shapes make Marzook’s spring 2019 collection the most playful yet! Whether you’re a collector of the brand or just adore artistic uniqueness, Marzook’s collection will mesmerize you at first glance. Maybe love at first sight does exist after all… This collection will most definitely have your heart racing with excitement. It is no surprise that Marzook’s circular shapes are still the focal point. The brother-sister duo pride themselves in the profound shape and all that it symbolizes. The handmade works of art feature warm gold-plated details from the double circle clasps to the outline...

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