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Mon 06.18

Top 5 Desert Flowers: Phoenix Rising

It’s not all about the ocean and surf this summer. You don’t have to get wet, so to speak, to be right-on this season. The languid heat, endless slopes of sand, slithering snakes that lounge and roam, and shocking bursts of colorful flora: the highly dramatic desert makes for a very inspiration – and pretty … Continue reading Top 5 Desert Flowers: Phoenix Rising

Wed 05.16

Lanvin Partition Pochettes: You’re Under Arrest

Go right ahead and cuff me! Normally when I utter those words, I’m hoping to get my wrist buckled in with something along the lines of Hermès or Givenchy, but who needs a cuff bracelet when your seductive clutch comes complete with one of its own? I have been eagerly awaiting Lanvin’s Partition clutches to … Continue reading Lanvin Partition Pochettes: You’re Under Arrest

Thu 05.10

Balmain Arielle Pochette: Bada-Bling, Bada-Boom!

I used to wear nothing but black. Now I dread wearing black! Maybe it’s a phobia of looking like the Grim Reaper. Or maybe I’m just getting more in touch with my need for flash with age. Either way, Vegas is beckoning! In spirit, that is. Balmain’s brilliantly blingy Arielle clutch is calling my name. … Continue reading Balmain Arielle Pochette: Bada-Bling, Bada-Boom!

Wed 03.21

Top 5 Easter Pastels: No Bonnet Required

Spring is the time for things to blossom, and that includes my love of pastels. Now that the most uplifting season is officially here, it’s time to welcome it with pastels galore! Easter is around the corner, and I intend to show the Bunny some love by sporting a chic alternative to a basket full … Continue reading Top 5 Easter Pastels: No Bonnet Required

Fri 12.30

Top 5 New Bags of the Year: 2011 Really Took Shape

2011 may be old news, but the fresh bag silhouettes to come out of it are anything but. Out of some of the most prominent fashion houses, new shapes came to the forefront, proving that what makes an “It” bag is not flash and logo-driven panache but innovation of shape and mood. Here, the top … Continue reading Top 5 New Bags of the Year: 2011 Really Took Shape

Fri 05.06

Frugal Snob – Rebecca Minkoff Swing Bag: Pretty Edgy

We all know that a white Chanel bag is a must for the summer, but if you’re a snob on a budget or a young snob-in-training, here’s the perfect option: Rebecca Minkoff‘s swing bag. In white leather with a gold chain strap that can be worn three different ways (singled, doubled, or tucked away) it … Continue reading Frugal Snob – Rebecca Minkoff Swing Bag: Pretty Edgy

Mon 03.14

My Five Essentials Featuring Hillary Kerr & Katherine Power of WWWD

Everyone has a morning routine. For most people, it involves coffee; for me, it involves fashion. I start each day on the WWW with WWD and WWWD. Say, what? That would be Women’s Wear Daily and Who What Wear Daily, of course – because once you get the latest fashion news, you must find out … Continue reading My Five Essentials Featuring Hillary Kerr & Katherine Power of WWWD

Thu 02.17

SNOB EXCLUSIVE! Ralph Lauren Fall 2011 Bags

Update: Large black shearling bag is $3,950 and the shearling clutch is $2,750~ We were invited to Ralph Lauren‘s design studio yesterday to preview the entire Fall 2011 collection before it hit the runway today (approved by Mr. Lauren himself, the hugest honor!) and could not contain our excitement over the new bag line! It … Continue reading SNOB EXCLUSIVE! Ralph Lauren Fall 2011 Bags

Mon 12.06

Alexander Wang Angela Pochette

Let me get my only annoyance about this bag out of way: why is this, and what I presume most, Alexander Wang bag made in China? For $650, and coming from a designer as prolific and fashion-forward as Alex, I must say I was shocked that this pochette carried such a tag. I know China’s … Continue reading Alexander Wang Angela Pochette