Fall welcomes a great new bag from Marc Jacobs. With fur stoles, oversized Peter Pan collars, elements of lingerie (hot pants, anyone?), and lush overcoats, his ready-to-wear collection is all about the vintage vixen gone modern. Which is actually a good way to describe this bag.
Forget JT – Mrs. Timberlake is the headliner today! Pulling off a high-low combo of sweats with Roger Vivier’s ultra-luxe Cabas Prismick is no easy feat. I almost fell off my chair when I saw the bag’s price, but before you start crying a river, take stock of the features.
What’s in a name? According Hedi Slimane, apparently not much! We all know he caused a major commotion for the epic design house of Yves Saint Laurent when he took over and changed the name to Saint Laurent Paris. But Yves will always have his stamp on his brand – and on his brand’s logo. […]
The holiday weekend may be over, but the fun most certainly is not. Hundreds of the season’s most covetable bags just went on sale for up to 50% off on NET-A-PORTER! Try out the perfume bottle bag trend with Charlotte Olympia’s intoxicating Yellow Scent perspex clutch ($777), or for a different kind of whimsy, Lanvin’s […]
This is upcycling at its best! Why let a beautiful clutch sit old and unused when all it needs is a fresh coat of lettering? That’s what Comes with Baggage founder Lori Levine thought – she travels the world looking for gorgeous vintage clutches and then returns to NYC to inscribe them with a variety […]
It’d be an understatement to say I haven’t really been impressed with Giuseppe Zanotti’s bags. But then I saw this sexy suede clutch, and I am literally eating my words. A collaboration with Polish model Anja Rubik was all it took to put a pep in his well-heeled step. Really, this is from Anja’s collection – […]
This season, there’s one big question: to Lego or not to Lego? Colorful Legos are the biggest craze in bags since, well, leather. Remember the Lego Hermès Birkin, circa 2012? One year later, and the Lego reigns supreme, executed by the house of Chanel and indie artists alike. Chanel’s creations (below), as seen in the […]
I’ve been a fan of Neil Barrett since the late ‘90s. Neil was instrumental in launching Prada menswear (he also designed at Gucci for years). Brilliant when it comes to crafting leather jackets and suits alike, I was finally was able to get my husband (then boyfriend) into suits I approved of, thanks to him. […]
Once frequently wacky and off-the-wall, Maison Martin Margiela bags are getting more practical and usable by the minute. Their latest pair of suede incarnations present you with palatable, pared-down design accompanied by fresh details you need to discover on your own – it’s much more fun that way. The super-streamlined shoulder bag (on Ssense for […]