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Mon 07.27
Devi Kroell Clear Beauty Clutch

Devi Kroell Clear Beauty Clutch: The Coast is Clear

Python and the pool don’t go well together (water damage!) – until now. Eternal innovator Devi Kroell’s brilliant design showcases the beauty of snakeskin while keeping it safely sealed away from water, whether you’re at the pool, beach, or bar.

Fri 07.24
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Top 5 Plaid Bags: A Checkered Future

Forget beat-up flannels. This isn’t the grunge plaid of the ’90s we’ve become so re-familiarized with in recent seasons. Checkered lines have taken a polished turn, so think only chic and elevated for the new season.

Fri 07.24
How Dandelion Greens will Illuminate Your Skin

How Dandelion Greens will Illuminate Your Skin

Move over, holy kale…the best vegetable for health, nutrition, detox, and glowing skin is the dandelion green. The biggest benefit of this overlooked leafy green is that it cleans the liver.

Thu 07.23
Tomasini Paris ET10 Suede Tote

Tomasini Paris ET10 Suede Tote: It’s Hot to Be Square

There is something immediately beguiling about this tote. Sure, it’s the multi-dimensional, tile-like texture. But it’s not that simple. It’s evident that Tomasini Paris has drawn inspiration from the architecture and style of the excess-loving ’80s.

Wed 07.22
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How to Wear Bright-Colored Bags: Fate Favors the Bold

Is your closet jam-packed with nothing but black and tan bags? They may be “practical,” but such a restrained color palette feels dull and trite after awhile. Don’t fear a bright bag! They can bring more versatility to your wardrobe than you can imagine

Wed 07.22
Club Med Bali

Club Med Bali: The Honest Truth about Club Med

We all want to take that trip of cultural immersion in which you walk the entire city, visiting museums, churches, temples, and landmarks, peacefully drinking rosé at quaint cafes, etc. But if you have your kids with you, none of these activities are interesting to them, and without even trying, they will ruin all of them.

Tue 07.21
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Nathalie Trad Polygonia Clutch: Rock It Out

When I’m feeling a little bloated and not interested in wearing the sexiest dress, I look to my bag to do all the work. Make the statement, turn some heads, and announce yep, you don’t have to wear a knockout, skin-hugging cocktail dress to knock ‘em dead.

Tue 07.21
Top 7 Wearable Art Heels

Top 7 Wearable Art Heels: Walk with Me

In a fantasy world where there’s never a line at the valet, and Thor carries me whenever my feet hurt, I always wear the most extravagant of shoes. But even in reality, we can find opportunities to wear shoes so good they could be displayed as works of art.

Mon 07.20
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Top Entry-Level Exotic Bags: Beauty is Skin Deep

If you know anything about me, it’s that I love a good exotic bag. But I understand the hesitation, as well as the primal fear that can come with the prospect of the purchase…