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Tue 02.03
Roger Vivier

Roger Vivier Love Collection Miss Viv’ Bag, Mini Buckle Bag, and Gommette T-Shirt Flats: I’m in the Mood for Love

At once playful and painterly, this offbeat, asymmetric heart and delightfully haphazard scrawl proves a great makeover for the French house’s signature Miss Viv’ shoulder bag (I especially like the way the trademark buckle is obscured in the symbol of passion), slender Mini Buckle clutch, and metallic silver Gommette T-Shirt Love flats.

Fri 01.30
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Top 5 Mermaid-Approved Bags: Out of the Ocean

Now for a certain breed of spring bags, under the sea is where it’s at. Here, my pick of the best earthly beauties a mermaid would give up her flippers for, running the gamut from deep-diving shimmery texture to leathers the color of Caribbean water.

Fri 01.30
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Snob or Slob? Christopher Kane Leopard-Print Shoulder Bag: Flat Lining

A fierce, splashy leopard print: check. Bright brushes of color against a neutral – and therefore, versatile – base: check. Your choice between a charcoal and neon, ‘80s-inspired colorway and my preference, camel jolted with bold hue: check.

Thu 01.29
Top 5 Hot Hodgepodges

Top 5 Hot Hodgepodges: The Best of Patchwork

Bohemian glam: an oxymoron if one has ever made it into the fashion lexicon; these are two words that are as different as can be…Yet the pairing makes perfect sense when it comes to the must-have bags of the season.

Wed 01.28
The Best and Bad of Fringe

All about the Fringe

The evolution of fringe has been one of fascination for me.

Mon 01.26
Bucket Bags: It Don’t Mean a Thing, If It Ain’t Got That Swing

Bucket Bags: It Don’t Mean a Thing, If It Ain’t Got That Swing

Ever since Mansur Gavriel rolled out their beautifully minimal bucket bags last year, the style’s resurgence has been steaming on ahead without any sign of stopping.

Fri 01.23
Vogue “It” Bag Campaign Countdown

Vogue “It” Bag Campaign Countdown: Cast Your Ballot

Though 2015 may have just begun, Vogue is already preparing to crown the year’s “it” bag – and they’re letting you make the call!

Thu 01.22
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MCM Milla Leather Top-Handle and Grained Leather Shoulder Bags: Change of Pace

A sunny disposition for MCM bags, indeed. These bags had me doing a double take! There is nary a bag of overwhelming studs, nor a pattern of in-your-face logos in sight…

Wed 01.21
Gucci Bamboo Bags

Gucci Bamboo Bags: Movin’ on Up

I won’t lie to you. After news broke that Frida Giannini would be exiting her role as Gucci’s Creative Director, I immediately dared to dream that it would be Tom Ford who returned to take her place. Well, it wasn’t Tom – or any other household name for that matter…