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Sun 09.07
Peter Som Spring 2015 Collection: Something to Talk About

Peter Som Spring 2015 Collection: Something to Talk About

Each Fashion Week brings something fresh and exciting, but Spring/Summer ‘15 is especially thrilling for me as the new NYFW host for Phoenix Media!

Sun 09.07
Victoria Beckham Spring 2015 Collection

Victoria Beckham Spring 2015 Collection: No-Limit Soldier

Working with Victoria Beckham for so many years, you come to realize one thing: There is absolutely nothing this determined and capable woman cannot do. Four children? No problem, whilst running an ever-expanding global empire, no less.

Sun 09.07
Prabal Gurung Spring 2015 Collection

Prabal Gurung Spring 2015 Collection: Ain’t No Mountain (or Skirt) High Enough

The one thing you can count on for certain when Prabal Gurung unleashes a new collection? Ironically, it’s the element of surprise. With a flair for the deftly dramatic and a gutsy, excitable kind of energy that’s so unique to his vision, you can always expect the unexpected from Prabal.

Sun 09.07
Jason Wu Spring 2015 Collection

Jason Wu Spring 2015 Collection: Beauty and the Beat

Jason Wu’s Spring ’15 collection gave way to my favorite show thus far. Simply put, it was beautiful. Sans bells and whistles, no stage antics: the clean, gleaming runway let the pieces, as well as the ladies wearing them, shine as they should.

Sat 09.06
New York Fashion Week Roundup, Part 1

New York Fashion Week Roundup, Part 1: Peter Som, Rebecca Minkoff, and Suno

I kicked off the week with the talented Peter Som, and his subtly Pop Art-inspired Spring ’15 collection felt the perfect way to start. Looking to classic all-American beauties, like Lauren Hutton, Edie Sedgwick, and Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, as his muses, he had women “who embody a certain boldness” in mind.

Fri 09.05
Mulberry Cara Delevingne Collection

Mulberry Cara Delevingne Collection: The Cara Effect

It-Brit luxury brand plus It-Brit supermodel: it was only a matter of time before the stars of Mulberry and Cara Delevingne aligned.

Thu 09.04
Top 5 Reversible Bags

Top 5 Reversible Bags: Go Inside Out with a Bang

We ask for the ultimate in functionality from our bags, and normally end up settling for a couple of extra pockets. Dream bigger! I’m talking two totes in one. Reversibility tends to lead to a lessening in luxury, but not so with these…

Thu 09.04
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Louis Vuitton Petite Malle Monogram and Metallic Bags: Oh, Malle Goodness!

The Ghesquière revolution has officially commenced! When the Petite Malle was originally introduced on the Fall ’14 runway at Paris Fashion Week back in March, there was no doubt it was destined to be coveted and clutched by swooning Snobs everywhere.

Wed 09.03
Nina Ricci Lutece Medium Leather and Suede Shoulder Bag

Nina Ricci Lutece Medium Leather and Suede Shoulder Bag: The Sound of Music

I love it when all parts on a bag are in perfect harmony, varied elements synthesized into one seamless entity. Designing a bag is not unlike conducting a symphony: an overly heavy-handed cellist will overshadow the violinist, and similarly an overly heavy chunky zipper will overtake a streamlined silhouette.