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Fri 03.11
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off

Paris Fashion Week Face-Off: Street Style vs. Runway

Sometimes it’s more entertaining to watch the show on the street than it is to watch the show on the runway. That’s how I felt during Paris Fashion Week, especially any time I spotted a well-heeled attendee who hadn’t been dressed by a brand (a trend that has gotten more and more common over the years). On the runways, we saw bags on chains at Nina Ricci and Valentino, oversized clutches at Balenciaga, and scarf-wrapped handles at Louis Vuitton…

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Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Thu 03.10
The Shoes of the Season

The Shoes of the Season: Gucci Leather Platform Pumps

It’s the end of Fashion Month, and after weeks of the mad dash between shows, shoots, and everything else in between, I’m still reaching for my Gucci platform pumps. If that’s not an endorsement for comfortable heels, I don’t know what is. They’re shockingly easy to walk in (just stay away from NYC’s Meatpacking District and most Parisian streets, aka the locations of pretty much every show I went to), and with the wide variety of color and hardware options, are even easier to incorporate into your wardrobe.

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The Shoes of the Season
The Shoes of the Season
The Shoes of the Season
Wed 03.09
Salvatore Ferragamo Gancio Lock Shoulder Bag

Salvatore Ferragamo Gancio Lock Shoulder Bag: It’s Good to Be Gancio

When Ferragamo is good (which doesn’t happen all the time, mind you), they are really, really good. And the Gancio shoulder bag is about at good as it gets, when it comes to a bag that ticks off certain boxes – criteria that frequently come up when discussing bags. Like timeless. Check. Ladylike yet modern? Check. Fully functional? Check, again. Altogether appealing on the eyes? Final check.

Tue 03.08
The Best Street Style Trend is On Sale

The Best Street Style Trend Is on Sale

When it comes to Fashion Month street style, you see a lot of clown couture; sensible bags are typically kept at home, with front row attendees favoring the tiniest, flashiest, and often most controversial clutches and top handles on the market. Which is why I was so surprised to see that one of the biggest trends so far this season has been the oversized saddle bag…

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The Best Street Style Trend is On Sale
The Best Street Style Trend is On Sale
Tue 03.08
Manolo Blahnik x Rihanna Denim Desserts Collection

Manolo Blahnik x Rihanna Denim Desserts Collection: Save Room for Dessert

Every now and then, a collaboration that sounds almost too good to be true comes around. So goes the news of the union between possibly the most classic shoe designer of all time and the most stylish (and rebellious) pop star of our time: Manolo Blahnik x Rihanna. Their Denim Desserts collection consists of six styles featuring artisan-stitched embroidery inspired by Rihanna’s henna hand tattoos, as well as sequins and, of course, plenty of sex appeal.

Mon 03.07
Lanvin_LacqueredMinaudiere

Lanvin Lacquered Resin Minaudière: Clutch It Good

Clutch it like a winner. Of all the clutches I’ve come across, this is seriously the coolest one I have ever seen! A hard-as-nails minaudière with a logo done right (and you know that doesn’t come along every day), it’s got a fresh feature that comes as a total surprise. Lanvin’s trademark scrawl of gold-tone hardware becomes a knuckle-duster when you lift it by its swingy hinges.

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Lanvin Lacquered Resin Minaudière
Thu 03.03
Street Style Trends

The Best Street Style Trends at Fashion Month: Oversized and Top Handle

I’m flying to Paris tomorrow to complete the final leg of Fashion Month, and, as usual, I can’t wait to see all of the bags – on both the runways and the street. So far I’ve noticed a couple of strong trends emerging, for the fashion crowd and celebrities alike: oversized saddle and top-handle bags. They cater to two different types of women (or at least two different sides of a woman)…

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Street Style Trends
Street Style Trends
Street Style Trends
Street Style Trends
Thu 03.03
These Are the Dewiest Eye Creams Your Eyes Will Ever Experience

These Are the Dewiest Eye Creams Your Eyes Will Ever Experience

If you were stranded on a deserted island and could only have one beauty product, what would it be? Mine would be eye cream. Keeping the skin around my eyes smooth, glowing, and wrinkle-free has become somewhat of an obsession for me, and it will always remain one…even if my only companion is a deflated volleyball! I’ve long had three favorite creams that I alternate between depending on the season, but I’ve just found two new ones to add to the roster: Arcona’s Eye Dew Plus and iS Clinical’s Youth Eye Complex.

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These Are the Dewiest Eye Creams Your Eyes Will Ever Experience
These Are the Dewiest Eye Creams Your Eyes Will Ever Experience
Wed 03.02
Shopbop Spring Sale

Shopbop Spring Sale: Up to 25% Off!

I’ve done my spring cleaning, so now I’m on to wardrobe restocking! This may seem counterproductive, but when you take into account the appearance of new trends each season, it’s really more like a fun necessity. ’90s-era slip dresses and chokers are experiencing a resurgence, and while it seems like 1995 was just yesterday, odds are you may not have saved your best crop tops and Doc Martens. Fortunately, Shopbop is here to help you get back on trend.

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Shopbop Spring Sale
Shopbop Spring Sale
Shopbop Spring Sale
Shopbop Spring Sale