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Fri 10.10
Top 5 Oversized Sweaters

Top 5 Oversized Sweaters: Go Big or Go Home

Some Snobs aren’t so excited for autumn, but I say, bring it on! Starting a new season is like opening a brand new closet. You haven’t seen these pieces for half a year! And now that the faux fall of the past month is over and we’re really getting into the chilly weather, I’m ready to bundle up in some oversized knits.

Fri 10.10
Opening Ceremony Ssense-Exclusive Paloma Tech Nails Pouch

Opening Ceremony Ssense-Exclusive Paloma Tech Nails Pouch: The Surreal World

Need a hand? How about two? The concept of Opening Ceremony, with irrepressible creative forces Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at the helm, and ever-avant-garde online boutique Ssense joining forces for an exclusive pouch seems like a natural fit.

Thu 10.09
Snob Essentials Leopard Print Bags

Snob Essentials Leopard Print Bags: Sweet Spots

Animal-printed calf hair is an autumnal must, but generally you have to cough up big time to get the look. Our solution? Faux-ny pony!

Thu 10.09
Top 5 Fancy Sweatshirts

Top 5 Fancy Sweatshirts: Casual is the New Chic

Some days demand comfort, but comfort and style need not be mutually exclusive. With this season’s crop of bejeweled, laser cut, and lushly accented sweatshirts, normcore is getting a swift kick out the door (or at least, I’m hoping!). Here are my favorite fancy sweatshirts for fall…

Thu 10.09
Marni Striped Felt Tote

Marni Striped Felt Tote: Snob or Slob?

While lazy summer afternoons spent sprawled on a sandy beach are merely a distant memory, they will feel a little less far away with the assistance of this Marni tote.

Tue 10.07
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Geometric Jewelry: Splurge vs. Save

Geometry was my favorite math subject in school. I’m a visual person (I ended up in fashion, after all). Shapes and angles? That I understood, but formulas and theories? Not so much. And nothing has changed since then!

Tue 10.07
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Top Printed Bags: Pattern Making

Animal prints not your thing? More of an all-black, all day, every day kind of girl? Take a break from fashion’s easiest go-to shade, and try the season’s most colorfully chic prints.

Mon 10.06
Nathalie Trad for D’NA Boutique

Nathalie Trad for D’NA Boutique: On Display

Forget coffee table books. I also display unique bags in my home (that is, when I’m not displaying them on my arm), and this capsule collection from Nathalie Trad and our friend Deena Aljuhani Abdulaziz’s D’NA Boutique in Riyadh is more than worthy of a spot on my shelf!

Mon 10.06
Best of Paris Fashion Week

Best of Paris Fashion Week: The Grand Finale

The closing of fashion month doesn’t just mean the chance to take a moment to look away from the runway (whether it be front-row or online). It’s time to reflect on the best bags of the Spring ’15 season, courtesy of the grand finale in the City of Lights.