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Tue 10.06
Balenciaga Bal58 Leather Shoulder Bag

Balenciaga Bal58 Leather Shoulder Bag: Don’t Mess with Perfection

It’s the holy grail. “Genius” and “perfect” are words you don’t throw around too often – at least I don’t when it comes to talking about a bag as a whole – but this is a genius, perfect bag. Starting with the most striking detail, look carefully at the front pouch…

Mon 10.05
Top Manic Monday Bags

Top Manic Monday Bags: Manic for Pink

Yellow is perky and red is hot, but if you ask me, no color energizes my spirits and warms my mood like pink. Which makes it the perfect way to kick off a busy week, as well as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s also rapidly becoming the unofficial color of the season.

Mon 10.05
Valextra for Bag Snob Mini Pouch

Valextra for Bag Snob Mini Pouch: It’s a Match!

Valextra has long been a favorite of Kelly’s and mine. Their outlook is as quiet as luxury gets, and their pieces are as beautiful as bags can be. It’s an acquired taste, no doubt, but once you’ve experienced the lasting richness of Valextra’s leather and fine craftsmanship, you will be hooked for life.

Fri 10.02
Bags and Beauty

Bags and Beauty: Top 5 Bags (and Hairstyles) with Braids

Braids are having a moment. There’s something about the texture, romantic and a little earthy, that feels so right. Just look to the recent ethereal hairstyles showcased by celebs like Amanda Seyfried, opting for a modern, less appropriated update on cornrows.

Fri 10.02
Top 5 Squared-Off Bags

Top 5 Squared-Off Bags: The Box is Tops

I prefer structure over schloppy, floppy bags. But sharply boxy bags are not always functional. They can be unforgiving at your side, difficult to get in and out of, and hard-edged to the touch. Not the latest bunch!

Fri 10.02
Alaïa Laser-Cut Leather Shoulder Bag

Alaïa Laser-Cut Leather Shoulder Bag: Fresh Cut

Thank you, Alaïa! Just when you think bucket bags are getting boring, one comes along that reinvigorates the love of the trend. Credit all their trademark laser-cut handiwork. These intricate details are insane!

Thu 10.01

Milli Millu The Quebec Shoulder Bag: A Little Goes a Long Way

Milli Millu founder and designer, Mireia Llusa-Lindh, is one of my favorite gals who knows her bags. Like me, looks are absolutely important to her, but the perfect bag also has details for conveniences.

Wed 09.30
Olympia Le-Tan Solider Appliqué Cylinder Clutch

Olympia Le-Tan Solider Appliqué Cylinder Clutch: Marching Orders

Even if you’re a true pragmatist when it comes to your bags, the holiday season is the time for you to veer off and adopt a festive attitude. I’m talking all-out frivolous with bags that are pure fun.

Tue 09.29

Top 5 Current Striped Bags: The Bottom Line

From the looks of the Spring 2016 runways in Milan, striped bags are continuing to reign on for seasons to come. Prada went so far as to showcase an ample variety of variations on the stripe, including thick blocks, metallic exotics, and shots of bold color.