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Thu 07.02
5 Bags Every Woman Should Have by Age 30

5 Bags Every Woman Should Have by Age 30: The Magic Number

When we’re in our twenties, a lot of us enforce a few life goals to hit by the time we’re 30. Whether it’s a fast-accelerating career, dream wedding (and a dream husband to go with it), or a baby on the way, 30 is the age when we feel things ought to get “serious” in one way or another.

Wed 06.24
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Etienne Aigner Stag Bag: Going Stag

I remember my aunts buying Etienne Aigner back in the ‘90s. In Hong Kong, the brand’s stores were full of well-heeled women and men. I had forgotten about this storied label until recently, but they are most certainly making their mark again now!

Tue 06.23
Top 5 New Cream Bags

Top 5 New Cream Bags: Off-White Delights

Creamy hues immediately bring to mind ultimate sophistication, and that fact never changes from season to season, year to year. No matter what the price point of a delicious cream bag, whether it costs a fortune or just a few hundred dollars, the effect of the shade remains the same.

Thu 06.18
Top 5 Bejeweled Basic Bags

Top 5 Bejeweled Basic Bags: Crown Jewels

It’s not news to any of us that sparkle gets you noticed. And adding a glittering embellishment to an otherwise simple black or neutral bag isn’t a revolutionary idea for any designer, not by any means.

Wed 06.17
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Top Rosé Pieces: Wear, Drink, and Be Merry

Everything tastes better with rosé, especially this time of year. There are countless good pink wines out there, from the buttery, Provence-made variety to delicate Pinot Noirs to bold Grenaches, but I have two go-tos that always make me happy.

Mon 06.15
Small Bags vs. Big Bags

Small Bags vs. Big Bags: Size Matters

Do the best things really come in small packages? Or do you say the bigger the better? Never mind the fact that the Fendi Peekaboo Micro doesn’t actually fit anything other than a credit card and lipstick (forget about squeezing an iPhone in there).

Fri 06.05
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Luisa via Roma Sale: Up to 50% Off!

I’m on a quick vacation this weekend, but even when I’m away, I can always make time for online sale shopping – especially when the bags are as gorgeous as these!

Wed 06.03
Bottega Veneta Olimpia Intrecciato Leather & Python Top-Handle Bag

Bottega Veneta Olimpia Intrecciato Leather & Python Top-Handle Bag: Master Class

Bottega Veneta has done it again. This is such a special and truly unique bag that represents everything the house has to offer, from authoritative detailing to expert workmanship to obvious beauty.

Tue 06.02
Gianvito Rossi Pyramid Cutout Suede Sandal

Nancy Gonzalez Flower-Embellished Crocodile Clutch: High-Powered Flower

A brilliant statement clutch as much a beautiful display object as it is a key piece of function. No one needs to tell Nancy Gonzalez that. She’s nailed the balance yet again, this time with her flower-embellished hexagonal box.