Animal prints
Wed 07.02
Center Paneled Bags

Center Paneled Bags: A Little Something Extra

A center panel of contrasting color (or texture!) can take a bag from basic to the big leagues with the simplest of juxtapositions…

Fri 06.20
Barneys Sale

Best of the Barneys Sale: Buy Now, Wear Later…And Then Wear Some More

Barneys sales are the best, hands down. Shop with these bags in mind to get the most bang out of your sale buck.

Wed 06.18
Okapi Bags

Okapi Bags: Lucky in Luxury

Back in 2008, painter Hanneli Rupert launched what is now seen as one of Africa’s first luxury bag brands – Okapi.

Thu 05.29
Top 5 Darkly Intriguing Prints

Top 5 Darkly Intriguing Prints: Bad Romance

Already thinking ahead towards fall even though it’s only unofficially summer? So am I! Get excited now, with a fresh crop of bags that are as mysterious as they are current. Dark romance and subtly tribal are two strong trends going into the next season, and the moods have been injected into both floral and animal prints.

Wed 05.28
Christian Louboutin Rougissime Calf-Hair Clutch Bags

Christian Louboutin Rougissime Calf-Hair Clutch Bags: Catty Behavior

Christian Louboutin is on a sleek, chic new kick, and no one is happier about his newly minimal (it’s all relative, right?) aesthetic than I am.

Wed 05.21
Alexander McQueen Heroine Mini Watersnake, Calf-Hair and Leather Tote

Alexander McQueen Heroine Mini Watersnake, Calf-Hair and Leather Tote: Crave and You Shall Receive

You know those moments when you find yourself craving something like a banana split with a cherry on top?! (Yes, my cravings are very specific. Sometimes it’s a pair of 6″ sparkly pink heels, but that’s a hankering for another entry.) And then a bag, not a delicious dairy dessert, shows up on your doorstep, and you realize it’s what you really needed?

Thu 05.08
Maria Brito Wearable Art Clutches

Maria Brito Wearable Art Clutches: The Gallery Girl

I think of many bags as pieces of art, but my friend Maria Brito’s new clutches take that idea to an entirely different level. The interior designer and Art Snob extraordinaire collaborated with three incredible contemporary artists just in time for the opening of NYC’s Frieze Art Fair.

Thu 05.01
BOYY Martin Zebra-Print Satchel Bag

BOYY Martin Zebra-Print Satchel Bag: Boyy Meets Girl

Before this season, the Boy bags in my life were all of the Chanel variety, but these days, I have other Boyys trying to steal my heart – and they’re succeeding!

Fri 04.11
Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning: Rotating Your Handbags for the Season

I’ve started writing a monthly column for that I hope you’ll all be tuning in for! My first subject was spring cleaning, or rather, spring organizing (it’s a lot easier to organize than to give away beloved bags!). At the start of a new season, I store the pieces I won’t be wearing in boxes, and bring out all the others I’ve been waiting to carry.