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Tue 08.25
Five Bags to Avoid

Five Bags to Avoid: Fringe Overkill

A little fringe is fun and on-trend. But not all fringe is created equal, and these fringe bags rival Animal the Muppet in their levels of crazy moppy-ness. But hey, maybe you like that kind of look. And maybe you’ve got a little bit of Animal in you yourself!

Tue 08.25
Stella McCartney Heart Falabella Faux-Suede Crossbody Bag

Stella McCartney Heart Falabella Faux-Suede Crossbody Bag: Be Still, My Heart

A lot of people, myself included, love a Stella McCartney crossbody bag just because it is guaranteed to be so easy. You don’t have to worry about messing it up, since it’s not genuine skin, and the Falabella’s trademark chain detail dresses things up, even when you’re not.

Fri 08.21

Top 5 Frugal Animal-Print Bags: Dotty Deals

I appreciate a great animal print just as much as I appreciate a good frugal find, so when you put two of my favorite things together, you can imagine my excitement. You should be psyched, too!

Fri 08.21

You May be Brushing Your Hair the Wrong Way

We’ve been brushing our hair all our lives…but have we been doing it the right way? Minimizing time spent getting ready is a goal we all have, but quickly brushing out the tangles is the bare minimum you can do for your locks.

Thu 08.20

Snob Essentials Emmy Bag: Emmy Award Winner

We designed the Emmy with our good friend Emmy Rossum in mind. She is so sweet and talented but also full of spunk and style. Naturally, her namesake bag has many of the same qualities. Made for the girl who innately knows how to put herself together…

Wed 08.19
Lanvin Sugar Mini Textured-Leather Shoulder Bag

Lanvin Sugar Mini Textured-Leather Shoulder Bag: Gimme Some Sugar

If there’s any brand that can give me a craving for something sweet, so to speak, it’s Lanvin. There’s nothing saccharine about this Sugar; it’s all real and ready to go.

Tue 08.18

Tory Burch Mini Patchwork Leather Crossbody Bag: Country Strong

Some moments and moods call for a bag with just a little more personality than most. Then again, you don’t usually want to wear one that overwhelms the rest of your look. Enter Tory Burch’s newest mini bag.

Mon 08.17
5 Kitchen Gadgets You Didn't Know You Needed

5 Kitchen Gadgets You Didn’t Know You Needed

I have every single kitchen appliance and gadget, and I’ve found that some of the ones you wouldn’t think to get are the ones that make all the difference in the world. Here are my top five that I simply can’t live without right now – and you won’t be able to either once you know about them!

Mon 08.17
Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials

Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials: Under $200 and Almost Too Good to Be True

We have been preaching to invest in the Five Essentials for years now, but when I say invest, I do not mean go clean out your 401K. There are so many incredible Frugal Snob options that will give you the same versatility and functionality of a well-edited bag wardrobe.