Clutch
Fri 03.28
Athletic Stripes

Athletic Stripes: The Pick-Up Lines

With the weather finally warming up just the tiniest bit, some us of may be getting back in touch with our sporty sides. Why not show that off in our wardrobes, too? Athletic stripes add a sense of sports club chic to bags from every price point, whether it be an already sleek clutch or an oversized tote.

Fri 03.28
Baraboux Reema Stingray Watersnake Clutch

Baraboux Reema Stingray Watersnake Clutch: Feel the Sting

Here’s a surefire way to make a neutral piece pop: the juicy infusion of yellow doesn’t merely read like a lightning bolt on a classic deep-gray clutch, it’s also exactly what the summer calls for. Mark my words: you will be amazed by how wearable and versatile bright lemon yellow is once you welcome it into your palette.

Thu 03.27
Smythson Quentin Jones Collaboration

Smythson x Quentin Jones Panama Collection: Artistic License

Some collaborations are nothing but a natural fit. Smythson’s latest Panama Collection marks the second capsule partnership between the leather company and artist Quentin Jones. Best of all, I love Smythson and their clean, simple shapes readily lend themselves to artistic embellishment.

Wed 03.26
Charlotte Olympia Sunny Metallic Patent-Leather and PVC Clutch

Charlotte Olympia Sunny Metallic Patent-Leather and PVC Clutch: Gotcha!

Oh no, she didn’t! Charlotte Olympia struck again, and though the joke’s on me, I’m too excited to care. There I was scrolling through NET-A-PORTER looking for some new sunglasses, when I found the perfect retro pair – only to realize it was a cat-eyed clutch!

Tue 03.25
Charlotte Olympia Sweets Collection

Charlotte Olympia Cruise 2014 Collection: Candy Crush

What I love about Charlotte Dellal is her unapologetic sense of whimsy and fun. Sure, I may not always love the prices of her more novel bags, but the pieces never fail to make me stop and smile. For Charlotte Olympia Cruise 2014, the designer is satisfying her sweet tooth – just in time for Easter! Ice cream cone heels, gummy bear clutches, licorice ankle straps…what’s your candy crush? Available at Bergdorf Goodman.

Fri 03.21
Maison Martin Margiela II Clutch

Maison Martin Margiela Clutch: Just in Case

Maison Martin Margiela loves to fool our eyes and toy with our notions of what things should traditionally be, and here’s an instance where they’ve been highly successful on both fronts. This super-adorable wristlet clutch is shaped like a soft sunglasses case, a silhouette you rarely – if ever – see in actual bag form.

Fri 03.21
Jason Wu Fall 2014 Collection

Jason Wu Fall 2014 Collection: The Lap of Luxury

Metallics? Hello, liquid luster! Black patent leather? Think shinier than your lip gloss. Astrakhan lamb fur? So sumptuous! And crocodile? This is as divine as exotic skin gets. Jason Wu is keeping his girls classy for Fall ’14 with an insanely gorgeous bag collection set strictly in neutral tones.

Thu 03.20
J. Mendel Melodie Clutch

J. Mendel Melodie Clutch: Simply the Best

Wow! It’s love at first sight! And J. Mendel has given us so much to love in a single, slim clutch. From the distinctly simple shape to the naturally textural snakeskin flap, the Melodie is chic and luxurious to the max.

Tue 03.18
Art 101

Art 101: Beyond My Favorite Look of the Season

This is an exciting time in fashion: currently, pastels and primary colors, two families that couldn’t be more different, are coexisting in harmony and making an equal amount of impact in the trend department.