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Fri 01.23
Vogue “It” Bag Campaign Countdown

Vogue “It” Bag Campaign Countdown: Cast Your Ballot

Though 2015 may have just begun, Vogue is already preparing to crown the year’s “it” bag – and they’re letting you make the call!

Fri 01.23
Top 5 Season’s Best Shopper Totes

Top 5 Season’s Best Shopper Totes: Shopper’s Delight

Thanks to Louis Vuitton’s Neverfull, the original coated-canvas shopper tote released in 2007, we are spoiled. What could be easier for a day out, particularly one when you’re perusing shops and stocking up on new purchases, than a big bag you can toss everything into?

Fri 01.23
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Snow-Proof Bags: Snow Day

Just like people, many bags prefer certain climates to others. I’m not just talking seasonal styles. While some only function happily on the balmiest days of summer, others are made with winter weather in mind – and the messiness that arrives with it.

Thu 01.22
Fontana Milano 1915 Studded Pochette Clutch, Satchel, and Tum Tum Tote

Fontana Milano 1915 Studded Pochette Clutch, Satchel, and Tum Tum Tote: The Name of the Game

This year marks a full century of fine leather craftsmanship from Fontana. The 100-year-old Italian leather house may not rank at the heights of Fendi or Ferragamo (yet), but this is a name all bag snobs need to know. The proof is in their street cred; in the last few years, Cameron Diaz, Sofia Vergara, and Jessica Chastain have been spotted carrying variations of their Afef tote.

Thu 01.22
The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game: Anne Hathaway in Winter White

Pantsuits tend to be aging, even the sleekest ones out there, which is exactly what makes this youthful winter white so refreshing…

Thu 01.22
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Jason Wu Hanne Clutch and Messenger Bag: Hooray for Hanne

Jason Wu has a razor-keen sense of what women want. That includes pieces to wear over and over that are beautiful, chic, and also on-trend. With his latest, Jason has managed to capture the essence of fashion it-girl and style mix-master Hanne Gaby Odiele in a bag.

Thu 01.22
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MCM Milla Leather Top-Handle and Grained Leather Shoulder Bags: Change of Pace

A sunny disposition for MCM bags, indeed. These bags had me doing a double take! There is nary a bag of overwhelming studs, nor a pattern of in-your-face logos in sight…

Wed 01.21
Gucci Bamboo Bags

Gucci Bamboo Bags: Movin’ on Up

I won’t lie to you. After news broke that Frida Giannini would be exiting her role as Gucci’s Creative Director, I immediately dared to dream that it would be Tom Ford who returned to take her place. Well, it wasn’t Tom – or any other household name for that matter…

Wed 01.21
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Top 5 Most Ridiculous Bags of the Season: Dumb and Dumber

What a way to start the year! We know they can’t all be winners, so it’s only normal that some bags beg the question: Where do we draw the line of bad taste?