Clutch
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.

Tue 03.18
Tiny Bag Street Style Trend

Trend Alert: Street Style Bags

These street style bags are creating trends! We’ve got tiny bags, novelty designs, and furry creations.

Wed 03.12
Perrin Paris 1893 Cabriolet, Capitale, and Le Zip Clutches

Perrin Paris 1893 Cabriolet, Capitale, and Le Zip Clutches: A Hands-On Experience

Forget the belt bag. It’s all about the glove clutch. Best-known for their innovative and offbeat ball bag, Perrin Paris marks a new era with their Spring 2014 collection, one that brings them full circle. The century-old French glove-makers are going back to their haute-couture roots.

Tue 03.11
Food-Inspired Bags

Food-Inspired Bags: Taste This

While I consider myself both a Bag Snob and a Food Snob, I never thought the two would come together in quite this way. The results are hit or miss. Chanel, for one, did the gourmand well with steaks that were probably the most imaginative bags we’ve seen from the brand in years. I also fell for Nancy Gonzalez’s handwoven croc wicker apples and pineapples.

Mon 03.10
Tricked-Out Clutches

Top 5 Tricked-Out Clutches: Embellish Your Evenings

It feels great to strike out at night with a flashy clutch; it’s that extra sparkle (literally and figuratively) that makes you feel special – and like a special night is in store. But make sure your awe-inspiring accessory is tasteful.

Thu 03.06
Céline Fall 2014 Bag Collection

Céline Fall 2014 Bag Collection: Hit and Miss

There was a time not long ago that when it came to bags, Phoebe Philo could do no wrong. But even brilliance can go tired and give way to the mundane; there are peaks and valleys (and I trust there’ll be another peak!). The Céline Fall 2014 season’s bags just left me feeling flat.