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Mon 11.16
Manic Monday

Manic Monday: Katy Perry Tiers It Up

On stage, Katy Perry’s style is candy-coated and over-the-top (And I mean that in a good way; these are costumes, after all!), but in real life, she finds the perfect balance of sophistication and fun. She often dons the work of relatively-unknown designers like Ulyana Sergeenko, who artfully constructed the pop star’s pleated, tiered skirt bubbling in an array of colorful polka dots…

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Fri 10.16
Frugal Friday

Seven Frugal Finds: Denim, Micro, and Faux Exotic Bags

From logo-heavy to itty-bitty micro to faux exotic bags, there’s a wide variety of frugal finds to pick up this week – each serving a different and equally important purpose in your life.

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Fri 09.11
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday: Diane Von Furstenberg Agent Zip-On Clutches

A clutch specific to the fall season might not be something you want to splurge on, but then again, having a particular tweed texture or distinctive animal print at your fingertips just feels so right. Enter Diane von Furstenberg’s new crew of Secret Agents.

Fri 08.28
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday: Derek Lam 10 Crosby Baxter Crossbody Bag

Meet the new cool-girl bag. The bag for the girl who inherently gets that no waitlist or amount of hype can make you cool if you aren’t already so. Derek Lam 10 Crosby’s crossbody clutch isn’t just the perfect understated, everyday bag. It’s the frugal Snob’s dream come to life.

Fri 08.21

Top 5 Frugal Animal-Print Bags: Dotty Deals

I appreciate a great animal print just as much as I appreciate a good frugal find, so when you put two of my favorite things together, you can imagine my excitement. You should be psyched, too!

Mon 08.17
Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials

Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials: Under $200 and Almost Too Good to Be True

We have been preaching to invest in the Five Essentials for years now, but when I say invest, I do not mean go clean out your 401K. There are so many incredible Frugal Snob options that will give you the same versatility and functionality of a well-edited bag wardrobe.

Fri 08.14
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday: Armani Jeans Logo Plaque Shoulder Bag

I can’t remember the last time we featured an Armani Jeans bag on the site. That may very well be because we never have before. But there’s a first time for everything! Just goes to show you should never say never.

Fri 07.31

Inge Christopher Zena Dark Wood Clutch: You Wood

I love a bag with some mystery to it. This Inge Christopher clutch feels like something you picked up while on an exotic vacation, but – surprise! – you can buy it without picking up a plane ticket, and for under $200, no less. Rich-looking, smooth yet textural, and as discreet as can be, the wood panels are striking and unique. Not to mention fully versatile.

Fri 07.24
Kenzo Black Biker Shoulder Bag

Kenzo Black Biker Shoulder Bag: Moto Motivation

Forget the literal interpretations of the “biker bag.” Moschino put a miniature motorcycle jacket on chains and called it a bag, but where’s the creativity in that? True innovation involves true reinvention.