blackwave

 
 1773 MASS AVENUE | PORTER SQUARE | CAMBRIDGE MA 02140 | 617.661.6441

Store Hours / Monday - Saturday 10 - 6  Thursday 10 - 7 Sunday 12 - 5 


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                     NAOMI                                                                 NORA                                               
                                       
                   MARGARET                                         


 
WINTER SHADOWS AND SPRING BLOOMS

Local Color

Our Porter Square neighborhood is beginning to bloom! It provides 
a pretty backdrop to show off our newest Karina dress shipment.
Springtime blue prints are freshly displayed for all the followers 
of this bestselling line. USA Made. 169.

Top: Naomi in Darjeeling and Nora in navy/white gingham

Middle: Margaret in Sweet Pea floral

Bottom: Lancaster Street view




SOPHIE 


                      LESLIE                                                 UNIVERSAL                            
     


 
CASSIE                                               TREETOPS
New Aussie Hats

An exciting new hat line is getting a good response. Top quality and new styling offer more choices in this fast-moving category. Drawstring adjustment gives a better fit. Lots of subtle fashion colors too.
Nicely priced sun protection. 38. - 42.




Subtle Spring 

New jewelry from Aronie Design, a well-established handcrafted line,
that works in sterling and textured metals. A nice sampling from our current displays shows a blend of modern and organic shapes.
Earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings round out the collection.
Made in Maine. Priced 26. - 72.


  
THREE DOTS TEES




Farewell to Three Dots
 

Sad news! One of our most popular tee shirt lines has closed it's doors
after 30+ years of business. We all have a bunch of these enduring 
cotton tees in our favorite color palette. So sorry to see them go.

We just received our last shipment, so this is the last chance to
purchase a favorite style. Requests taken on subsequent orders
will not be filled.

Our last delivery included:

* BRITISH TEE
* SCOOPNECK TEE
* 3/4 SLEEVE V-NECK
* SQUARE NECK TANK


 
NEW ARTWORK CLOTHWARE GIFT CERTIFICATE
                                                                               
Mother's Day Gift Certificates

It's not too early to think about Mom. We are offering a new gift
certificate featuring the vintage Clothware shopping bag from our 
archives! This herringbone logo bag hails from our Harvard Square heyday in  the Eighties. Longtime customers probably have a few 
stashed away. New format available after May 1st.



 

 
 

 
BAMBOO LOOPS

 
MOBIUS SHAWLS
New Bamboo

It's always a pleasure to see new work by Hetty Friedman.
This spring has some fresh interpretations of her bestselling
items. Scarves are bamboo, and mobius shawls are rayon blends.

* BAMBOO LOOPS 98.
* BAMBOO OBLONGS 105.
* MOBIUS SHAWL 256.


 


Navy Variations

Spring navy textures and prints look lighter and softer than their
black and white counterparts. Many of our favorite labels include a 
navy capsule in their groupings.

Top: L to R:
Naomi dress by Karina in Darjeeling print. 169.
Indigo and white mobius shawl by Hetty Friedman. 256.
Navy stripe cowl dress by Mosaic. 116.

Bottom: Navy stripe close-up
   
 
COWL DRESS BY MOSAIC

 
CRINKLE TANK +  NOVELTY PANT


 
COWL TOP BY MOSAIC


 
NANTUCKET JACKET BY LINNEA
Everyday Linens

Two excellent linen lines make up this popular category: Mosaic and Linnea. Both provide a slightly different spin for die-hard linen lovers.

1) Bestselling Cowl dress by Mosaic in sage tea. 110.

2) Crinkle tank tops by Linnea. 58.
Popular novelty pant by Mosaic in sage tea.
Also comes in black. 88.

3) Close-up of linen colors

4) Graceful Cowl Top by Mosaic in oyster grey. 78.

5) Nantucket Jacket by Linnea in moonstone. 88.
CLICK to see bestselling ruched top. 86.



 
TREND 1 PRINT PANT AND TEE

 

ETUDE TOUJOURS CAMI 
STAR WHITE CAPRI PAJAMA SET
 

Summer Blue Calida

Super-soft Swiss cotton items sail into Summer. An uncommon shade of blue, and contemporary style pajamas set this label apart.

1) Modern print drawstring pants. 54.
Spring green tee shirt top. 46.

2) Close-up of print

3) Dreamy Summer Blue lace camisole. 44.
CLICK to see matching panty. 28.

4) Capri Pajama set in mums print. 88.


NEWLY RE-STOCKED MARTHA M NIGHTGOWNS 
IN DELICATE SPRING STYLES
NOW ON OUR SALE RACK

Now open Thursday nights until 7


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Sunday 12- 5


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