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Thu 01.29
Luisa via Roma Firenze4Ever Style Lab, Part 3

Luisa via Roma Firenze4Ever Style Lab, Part 3: Obsess to Impress

This season’s Firenze4Ever theme was Obsessions. As women, we’re overly obsessed with so many things that our lives sometimes end up paralyzed by the ridiculous standards society places upon us; yet even more paralyzing are the unobtainable standards we place upon ourselves…

Wed 01.28
The Best and Bad of Fringe

All about the Fringe

The evolution of fringe has been one of fascination for me.

Tue 01.27
SAG Awards Fashion

SAG Awards Fashion: Our 10 Favorite Clutches

In my second installment for The Hollywood Reporter, I pick out the most memorable clutches from Sunday’s SAG Awards. From Julia Robert’s black Givenchy clutch to Emmy Rossum’s sparkly Armani minaudière, here’s a look at the 10 best pieces of arm candy…

Tue 01.27
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Top 5 VIP Clutches: Are You On the List?

Think high shine, hedonistic exotics, and unadulterated embellishments, all enough to inspire you to partake in some late-night decadence.

Mon 01.26
Fendi Micro Monster Nappa Leather Baguette

Fendi Micro Monster Nappa Leather Baguette: Gods and Monsters

I may not want Frida Kahlo’s head dangling from my arm, but a little Fendi monster, on the other hand? Yes, yes, yes. Here’s the key difference: Karl is always in on the joke, and this time, I’m giggling and ogling.

Wed 01.14
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Top 5 Cut-Up Catches: Perforated to Perfection

This is the precisely right time of year to usher in perforation. A strategic sprinkling of holes and cutouts gives you a sense of the lighter season, without plunging all the way into spring. Some of these are classic and some are more novel, but they have one thing in common (besides their airiness): they’re fresh all the same.

Tue 01.13
Golden Globes Fashion

Golden Globes Fashion: Our 10 Favorite Clutches

I stayed up until 3 am Florence time to review the best of the Golden Globes bags for The Hollywood Reporter, and then promptly fell asleep! Fortunately, these ladies did not disappoint. See which stars (and more importantly, their clutches!) cracked my top ten of the night…

Fri 01.09
2015 Investment Bags that You Should Buy Now

2015 Investment Bags that You Should Buy Now: Why Wait?

2015 may have just begun, but I already spot some bags bound to rule the year and I can’t wait a second longer to invest. If I had to sum it up: Simple staples with elements of excitement, like shoulder bags in psychedelic chevron or old-school acrylic clutches in pearlescent blood red. Last year was all […]

Mon 01.05
Giuseppe Zanotti Leather Backpacks

Giuseppe Zanotti Backpacks: Beyond the Norm

At the moment, Giuseppe Zanotti isn’t just serving up his standard selection of traffic-stopping shoes. He’s also delivering an interesting twist on the backpack…