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Fri 11.28
Top 5 Super Sale Bags

Top 5 Super Sale Bags: What’s the Deal?

When the biggest shopping day of the year strikes, you know it’s not time to focus on the full-priced investments and treats. This is the time when the good stuff you’ve been coveting and craving all autumn long has just gone on sale!

Fri 11.28
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Black Friday at Birdcage: Birds of a Feather…Flock to Birdcage

Think you know Lord & Taylor? Think again! Ever since they’ve opened their fanciful shop-within-a-shop in October, I’ve had a newfound appreciation for the department store. Now in time for Black Friday, it’s about to get even better.

Thu 11.27
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Top Thigh-High Boots: Over the Moon for Over-the-Knee

Ah, the age-old quest for a perfect pair of thigh-high boots. As we know, perfection can be a tall order (pun intended). A number of boxes need to be checked off…

Wed 11.26
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Top 5 Food-Inspired Bags: When Do We Eat?

Hungry? Wear your lunch on your arm. Or even better, your favorite snack. The latest crop of kitschy-fun bags is setting out to make your mouth water. While most aren’t exactly appetizing, they do make for cute statement pieces that are well worth a giggle. So lighten up, eat up, and have some fun with this food for thought!

Mon 11.24
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Top Concert-Worthy Bags: Don’t Stop the Music

I recently attended the Katy Perry concert with my 10-year-old. Despite being the oldest person there amongst screaming preteens, I had the best bag in the whole place– one that left me hands-free to eat my cotton candy with one hand, while pumping my fist in beat with the other. In the spirit of being unencumbered and embracing the music, here are the top bags for concerts!

Fri 11.21
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NET-A-PORTER Fashion Fantasies Bag Subscription: Dreams Really Do Come True

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, the consequent countdown to Christmas is officially in full gear. One of my favorite holiday gifts is the “Fruit of the Month” delivery from our neighbors. Each month, a lovely box of in-season fruit arrives at my door. But I think this monthly gift just beat it. Possibly by a landslide.

Fri 11.21
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Foley + Corinna Astor Chain Hobo: A Win-Win

One can never go wrong with a boho-chic hobo. Well, maybe you could go wrong with one on the red carpet or at a black-tie affair, but let’s not split hairs. When it comes to daily life, a good leather hobo is always laidback, inherently comfortable, and can even add an element of effortless glamour. Like this one.

Fri 11.21
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Top 5 Charlotte Tilbury Faves: Getting Tilburized

I have to admit: I hadn’t had this much eyeliner on since high school. But unlike back in high school, this smoked-out eye looks so natural and beautiful, not harsh. Throw out any preconceived notions you might have that lining your entire eye will close it up and make your peepers appear smaller. Actually, when lined and smudged properly, eyes not only look bigger, they have substantially more depth. And let’s not even get into the glow on my skin!

Thu 11.20
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Elisabeth Weinstock Anaconda and Whipsnake Backpacks: Snake It to the Streets

From home goods (including jewelry boxes and even tampon cases!) to hardware-light bags, few can work an exotic skin like Elisabeth Weinstock. Since 2002, she’s cemented and maintained her unreal hand with decadent anaconda. Her latest – and greatest – is a backpack that’s polished and sophisticated.