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Mon 01.26
Top 5 New Mini Backpacks

Top 5 New Mini Backpacks: Baby Got Backpack

Honey, I shrunk the backpack! The mega-popular mini-bag trend will not be going anywhere. And I’m not complaining. What’s cuter than a tiny mini backpack?

Tue 01.20
Jimmy Choo Rebel and Alba Bags

Jimmy Choo Rebel and Alba Bags: Frisky Business

Feeling frisky? We all need to let loose every now and then, or we at least crave a bag that knows how to have a little fun on our behalf. Jimmy Choo is feeling the mood right now, as exhibited by two of their new shoulder bags.

Fri 01.09
Top 5 Polka-Dot Bags

Top 5 Polka-Dot Bags: Recurring Favorite

Not all dots are created equal. Harsh as it may sound, some polka dots are simply way better than others. I always love a good spotty-dotty print, but when the pattern is elevated thanks to some artistic abstraction, a harmonious blending of multiple prints, or an altogether unexpected feel, it’s enough to make me crave the classic motif all over again.

Tue 01.06

Jimmy Choo Zoe Elaphe-Trimmed Shoulder Bag: A Clean Slate

You can have all the diet and exercise resolutions in the world, but I have a surefire way for a great start to the new year. Kick things off with a brand-new bag that has all the bells and whistles you wish for, like this latest number from Jimmy Choo.

Wed 12.17

Best Bags to Shop with: Shopper’s Delights

This one’s for all the mall warriors and department store troopers braving the last-minute holiday crowds.

Mon 12.08
Adriana Castro by Antonio De Felipe

Adriana Castro by Antonio De Felipe: Pop Life

Wow! Here’s to even more art as bag and bag as art. In celebration of Art Basel, exotic-skin mix-master Adriana Castro has applied the fierce talent and unique eye of acclaimed Spanish Pop artist Antonio De Felipe, whose work the designer fell for during one of her trips to Spain.

Wed 12.03

Nancy Gonzalez Spring 2015 Collection: Starry-Eyed for Stripes

Striped crocodile?! Yes, please. Nancy knows what we want, and for this coming spring, it’s great, thick lines of contrasting croc. Her level of ingenuity with the exotic skin is still unparalleled, and this collection makes for the most innovative use of crocodile I’ve seen since I can remember.

Fri 11.28
Top 5 Super Sale Bags

Top 5 Super Sale Bags: What’s the Deal?

When the biggest shopping day of the year strikes, you know it’s not time to focus on the full-priced investments and treats. This is the time when the good stuff you’ve been coveting and craving all autumn long has just gone on sale!

Mon 11.24

Nancy Gonzalez Small Crocodile Overlay Satchel Bag: The Daily Special

This latest Nancy Gonzalez satchel is a unique treasure to behold. The intricate lace pattern that lies over both sides, reminiscent of a Victorian wrought-iron fence, has a cool retro vibe.