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Camille Over the Rainbow

Fast FashionThursday, November 29 2012

Maison Martin Margiela plexi boots - Camille Over the RainbowMaison Martin Margiela plexi boots - Camille Over the Rainbow

(boots Maison Martin Margiela x H&M)

Like carbon dating on adinosaur’sbone, my affinity for all things plexiis not something that can be traced back to an exact point in time. All that we know is that if you can see right through it and it looks overtly minimalistic, chances are I won’t be able to resist. So imagine my own surprise when I chose to not click home the above MMM x H&M booties when they hit stores last week. But Fate is an old friend of mine, so when I bumped into him hanging out with the booties (who were incidentally boasting a 50% mark down) at my local, yesterday afternoon, I air kissed him, as one does in this industry, grabbed themand dashed over to the till.

Tired of the conceptual clutter already, Hennes & co? Is fast fashion trying to give Mo Farah a run for his money? Am I the blackest pot that ever walked the earth? There, plenty of interrogations for you to answer below.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03726794415718849204 Camille
  • http://matetedanslesnuages.com Jules

    Beautiful!
    xoxo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14680949544572326232 Laura Dittrich

    I must admit, that even if the MMM X H&M collection didn't resonate with my style, these ones are really cool. So is the biker jacket and the huge peacoat x

    Fashion Landscape

  • http://stylhigh.wordpress.com/ stylhigh

    Eugene Rabkin made the definite point on the matter, focusing the paradox of this collab with the greatest sensibility. But i'm with you on those boots, they're very contemporary and cool regardless of 'brand-blinding'-processes.
    Much love from Berlin,
    silvia

    stylhigh

  • http://www.soulofashopper.com Soulofashopper

    they´re so pretty! xo, Alma
    http://www.soulofashopper.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17169734036692533892 fashionizelife

    Pretty and interesting.
    http://www.fashionizelife.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/06841977524174275640 Carol

    those boots are divine, dreaming about since I first saw them!
    http://franchemeetsfashion.blogspot.cz/

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04907547360644839874 Nena
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17730047099722347029 Daisy Roadster and Coco

    I must admit they're gorgeous. And I don't have anything against your choice.
    But i must say i'm already tired of seeing them in many blogs.
    Fast Fashion indeed.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15333121876298334290 Epiphannie

    Is it awful to say this but I think Im going to way an extra month so grab this or even wait til it starts snowing or something so I can get it even cheaper. H&M seem to having of selling designer collection boots are £20 roughly a month or two after it has been released

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16288432619173575521 Creativity&Chocolate

    Gorgeous shoes! Wish I bough them too! xx

    http://www.creativityandchocolate.blogspot.com

  • http://www.ohcommentcava.blogspot.com Marielle

    good choice <3

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15024955405351398748 amalie

    THOSE SHOES… are amazing. cuz the heel just does everything x

  • http://thestelstyle.com/ THE STEL STYLE

    Love this shoes!!!

    http://www.thestelstyle.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12657669387722631826 Riëlle K.
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15814921108137621449 Melissa Faivre-Jacquart

    Ho mon dieu elles sont magnifiques!

    http://www.freakygiraffe.com/

  • http://www.theluxurycloset.com Kelly

    Those shoes!! Love them!!

    xo
    Kelly

    http://www.theluxurycloset.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05006362680788426521 ann kim

    Can't wait to see them on you!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03899323026478579495 TheWhiteStudio

    Don't mean to be annoying but carbon dating can trace back things to an exact point in time?! 😀
    I think it's pretty hilarious things were marked down 50% so fast. A bit of a slap in the face for those who stood at their H&M at 5 o'clock that day the collection came out though…

    Jennifer
    The White Studio

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05954525080756039572 Camille

    I hear Mr T-rex can! But not all! and not with precision!!
    Agreed, but at same time there was not much left. Still, if I'd paid full price for anything, I would be pissed right now.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14806593976816608639 Laila Claessen

    wauw! can't wait to see them on!
    i've found your blog by a comment you left at someone else’s, and, i realy realy like it out here! you have such a great own style, witch inspires me a lot!
    i'm writing a blog by my self to since a while, and i can still lern a lot. so, if you have the time i would ask you to just take a look, and tell me what you think! cant wait to hear your opinion! hihi.
    au revoir,
    liefs, laila.
    http://www.attheboutique.bogspot.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02626583265542953553 linsey sijmons

    Awww wanted those too!

    WITH LOVE,
    LINSEY / POSE-BLOG.COM

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08228565141403067916 Duck

    I so love that all the MMM is on sale already :)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01556511019912842560 From Boho to Chiic
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13592679495330527310 Dini

    Those boots are gorgeous. Buying them really was the only option.

    ♥ Dini
    http://dinisaur.blogspot.be/

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04739560089837606530 MARJOLEIN from NEVER TOO POLISHED.COM

    I have them too, I truly feel these were the best pieces from the collection.
    Blackest pot that ever walked the earth or not. 😉

    Bises,

    Marjolein
    nevertoopolished.com

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08892960256289380417 Nina Richards. thirteen little loves.

    These shoes are amazing and so are you!
    New follower to the blog & you have amazing style.
    I am very envious and would love everything you own!
    ♥ ♥

    thirteenlittleloves.blogspot.com