Messenger/Cross Body
Wed 06.11
Top 5 Mini-Me Bags

Top 5 Mini-Me Bags: The Best Things Come in Small Packages

I am still consumed with miniaturizing my entire world, especially when it comes to bags…

Tue 06.10
Serpian Ani Totes and Contrast Crossbody Bag

Serapian Ani Totes and Contrast Crossbody Bag: Made in Italy

Serapian might just be your new favorite bag designer, but there’s nothing nouveau about the brand…

Tue 06.03
McQ Alexander McQueen Bag

McQ Alexander McQueen Simple Fold Clutch: If It Ain’t Baroque…

Just a touch of baroque glamour makes this chain-strapped clutch all the more modern. McQ Alexander McQueen has a knack for creating enhanced yet practical basics that go from super-casual to evening-appropriate in a cinch, for always-accessible prices. This flap-front clutch offers a bit of minimalism for the maximalist at heart.

Tue 06.03
Sale Bags

Best Snobby Designer Sales of the Season

Remember when it seemed like can’t-miss sales rolled around twice a year, max? Times have changed, and with designers releasing more throughout the year (hello, Resort and Pre-Fall!), that means more amazing steals to tide us over. This season, use the latest markdowns as an opportunity to invest in a longstanding staple. Without further fuss, here are the best sale picks, my top bag from each major shopping destination:

Mon 06.02
Saint Laurent Small Bucket Crossbody Bag

Saint Laurent Small Bucket Crossbody Bag: Take Time for the Little Things

I always say that I’m not a fan of bucket bags (even now when they’re having a moment), but this little Saint Laurent is making a liar out of me! Hedi Slimane knows the power of miniaturization. We had Candy treats, saw the Sac de Jour brought down to size, and now it’s the bucket bag’s turn

Thu 05.29
Top 5 Darkly Intriguing Prints

Top 5 Darkly Intriguing Prints: Bad Romance

Already thinking ahead towards fall even though it’s only unofficially summer? So am I! Get excited now, with a fresh crop of bags that are as mysterious as they are current. Dark romance and subtly tribal are two strong trends going into the next season, and the moods have been injected into both floral and animal prints.

Tue 05.27
Victoria Beckham Pre-Fall 2014 Collection

Victoria Beckham Pre-Fall 2014 Collection: A Cut Above

Whether you’re the pretty-in-pink type or you prefer the sharp contrast of simple black and white, Victoria Beckham has you covered for Pre-Fall. This season, it’s all about textures. While she stays close to her clean, elegant, and deceptively uncomplicated vision, Victoria is upping the ante on details.

Fri 05.23
Snob Essentials Convertible Crossbody Clutch

Snob Essentials Convertible Crossbody Clutch: Weekend Warrior

Who’s checking out for the long weekend? (Both hands raised over here!) Need a great bag to take you from planes to trains to automobiles and back again? Not to mention lunches, brunches, evening barbecues, and surfside cocktails? This is it.

Thu 05.22
Time’s Arrow Mini Trilogy Bag

Time’s Arrow Mini Trilogy Bag: The Slow Burn

I’ve been watching the growth and evolution of Time’s Arrow for about two years now, but all it takes is one look at this crossbody for solid proof that they’re a force to contend with!