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Mon 04.27
Chanel Beige Flap Bag

Designer Vault Giveaway: Chanel Jumbo Flap Bag!

We’re less than a week away from choosing a winner for our gorgeous giveaway! Have you entered to win? In honor of April showers, we’ve teamed up with e-commerce luxury consignment boutique Designer Vault to shower one Snob Essentials reader with a very special prize

Fri 04.24
Top 5 Souvenir-Shopping Straw Totes

Top 5 Souvenir-Shopping Straw Totes: Well Traveled

The summery (and sometimes kitschy) straw bag is not only a sandy staple, it’s ideal for days spent perusing an exotic locale as a tourist. It’s a style that almost begs to be stocked full of newly discovered unique souvenirs.

Fri 04.24
Best Bikinis

Best Bikinis: Mix, Match, and Mingle

There are many milestones in a young girl’s life that we could talk about: her first period, her first kiss, her first pair of high heels…but given the proximity to beach season, I’m going with her first bikini. My first “grown-up” bikini (I wore two pieces as a toddler) was a red bandeau.

Fri 04.24
Vanessa Hudgens x Alice & Olivia

Vanessa Hudgens x Alice & Olivia: Best of the Bouquet

Frankly, come springtime, a Snob yearns for floral fashion even more than a bouquet of roses (Can you imagine if your guy brought home blooms from Tiffany’s, rather than from the florist? A girl can dream!), and it looks like Vanessa Hudgens hit the mother lode…

Fri 04.24
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Top 5 Morning-After Bags: Working a Double

The best times are often unexpected: once in a while, a night is so good it takes you right into the next morning. Lo and behold, the sun is up and you’re still in your cocktail attire.

Thu 04.23
Top 20 Summer Bags Under $200

Top 20 Summer Bags Under $200: A Free for All!

Well, not exactly free. But this ample selection of covetable bags, all comfortably priced under $200, is enough to make you feel like you’re getting a steal or two…or ten.

Thu 04.23
Look of the Week

Look of the Week: Claire Danes x Narciso Rodriguez

Okay, I know it isn’t Friday yet (I know this all too well), but I’m calling it now: Claire Danes had the best outfit of the week.

Thu 04.23
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Top 5 Semi-Frilly Thrills: Amazing Lace

The inclusion of delicate lace details can change the most banal of bag shapes, from the crisp envelope to the top-handle tote, taking them from ordinary to extraordinarily alluring.

Wed 04.22
Chantecaille Glacier Palette

Chantecaille Glacier Palette: A Frozen Finish

Not a single day passes when I’m not wearing Chantecaille on my face, whether it’s the rich, rose oilicon (on NET-A-PORTER for $185) or my favorite lip gloss in aptly-named “Pretty”icon (on NET-A-PORTER for $33). The quality is just unsurpassable…