Frugal Snob
Mon 04.15

Nude and Black Bags: Halfway There

Summer is the best time to indulge in your most vibrantly hued desires, but maybe you’re a little shy. In this case, a nude and black combo is the easiest way to pay homage to the trend that just won’t go away – colorblocking. So if you prefer subtly to look-at-me, then pair up with […]

Mon 04.15

Lauren Merkin Spring Sample Sale!

Tue 04.02

Top 5 Wristlets: Hand and Fancy Free

When it comes to summer bags, you want sleek simplicity with loads of attitude, which is why a wristlet is the perfect pick for the season. It’s everything we love about a clutch with a bonus strap for convenience. So whether you’re out all day having fun in the sun, or sipping and snacking at […]

Mon 03.25

Best Mini Rings: It’s a Small World

Being petite myself, I love anything Lilliputian-sized. My latest obsession is stacking miniature rings. It used to be in poor taste to wear a ring on each finger, but at these sizes, you can wear dozens on one hand alone. The delicate styles are fun ways to trick out your hands without looking gaudy. Give […]

Thu 03.07

Kotur Globe Neon Perspex Box Clutch: Oozing Style

Clear bags, be they PVC or perspex, will be part of a trend to contend with in the upcoming warm weather months. And while the transparent look has been modernized and streamlined just in time for spring/summer, Kotur is actually drawing from the past with their perspex clutch – from the groovy ‘70s to be […]

Fri 03.01

Frugal Friday: Annabel Ingall Jojo Crossbody Bag

I was recently this-close to buying a similar bag from Céline, and now I’m so glad I didn’t. I’ll save Céline for more serious bag; this casual runaround number is just the kind that appeals to the Frugal Snob in all of us. Annabel Ingall’s welcome substitute comes with three fully formed compartments; the two […]

Fri 02.22

Frugal Friday: Shoulder Bags Under $500

Get ready to spring into the season with the prettiest hues around. All of these sweetheart shoulder bags run for under $500. Okay, the Opening Ceremony is actually $550, but it’s too cute to exclude (if you give away old bags during spring-cleaning, surely you can rationalize a mini-splurge replacement)! They’re all structured, meaning they […]

Tue 02.19

Top 5 Pastel Bags: Easter Egg Hunt

The spring flowers will be blooming soon, but you want to get the jump on them. Pastels this year will be coming courtesy of bags – mellow yellows, mint greens, sky blues, etc. They’re like Easter eggs for adults! I’m over neon and ready to bring back the softer shades of my youth. So let’s […]

Mon 02.11

Frugal Snob: PVC Tote Bags Made for Spring

Punxsutawney Phil hinted that it’s going to be an early spring, so you’d better get shopping for one of these pvc tote bags. Sure, they’re super beach friendly, but you don’t need to wait for balmy weather to tote these bags around. Don’t spend all of your savings on the style, though. Call it a […]