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Wed 08.13
Fendi Fox Fur & Crystal Bracelet

Fendi Fox Fur & Crystal Bracelet: Taming the Monster

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…I fell hard and fast for this pet the moment I walked into the Fendi boutique at Crystals in Las Vegas (aka the most opulent mall anywhere – and no, that’s not an oxymoron), where a replica of Rome’s Trevi Fountain greets you.

Wed 08.13
Proenza Schouler Clutch

Proenza Schouler PS Eliot Suede and Leather Clutch: Pure Poetry

A bag like this is the epitome of elegant, refined cool. No surprise it’s brought to us by the boys at Proenza Schouler. Likely named as a playful nod to famed poet T.S. Eliot, the soft fold-over PS Eliot clutch is quintessential Jack and Lazaro, just all grown up.

Tue 08.12
Ling Energy Lift Facial

Ling Energy Lift Facial: Just like Heaven

I love spas. I will travel to the ends of the earth for a good spa, so imagine how excited I was to find one of the best in my backyard! The SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills has always been a favorite spot for dinner and drinks. The Philippe Stark design excites the senses like no other. But it was only recently that I visited their spa…

Tue 08.12
Dolce & Gabbana Agata Calf-Hair Box Bag

Dolce & Gabbana Agata Calf-Hair Box Bag: The Need for Chic

This is just what you need for the fall season: a small (but not too petite) top-handle box that is equal parts adorable, chic, and sophisticated, all wrapped up into one neat package.

Mon 08.11
Miu Miu Sunglasses

Miu Miu Sunglasses: Shape Up and Ship Out

Circles, squares, pentagons, hexagons…there’s a shape to flatter every face in Miu Miu’s lighthearted sunglasses collection.

Mon 08.11
Carven Malher Black Small Grained Leather Shoulder Bag

Carven Malher Black Small Grained Leather Shoulder Bag: Carvening Out a Niche

Disclaimer: I love Carven everything. Regardless, their bags have always lagged rather far behind the killer ready-to-wear and even the shoes for me. Until now. The Malher has piqued my interest, particularly in part to its great price point.

Fri 08.08
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday: Adidas by Stella McCartney Yoga Bag

Adidas and Stella McCartney may call this a yoga bag, but really it’s a gym/baby/carry-on/laptop bag! Yeah, I can see why they trimmed down the name…

Fri 08.08
Maison Martin Margiela Medium Leather Bag

Maison Martin Margiela Medium Leather Bag: Unchain My Heart

Don’t fix what’s not broken, right? The ID-bracelet motif is still working for Maison Martin Margiela, and I’m continuously fascinated by their creative iterations.

Thu 08.07
Cybex Aton Q Infant Car Seat

Cybex Aton Q Infant Car Seat: The Latest and Greatest

It’s been years since I’ve needed to shop for a new car seat, but when I saw all of the innovative features on Cybex’s latest model – the Aton Q – I knew I needed to research and share.