Tote
Fri 10.17
Christopher Kane Bag

Christopher Kane Safety Buckle Leather Tote: Playing It Safe

I will always love the use of cool hardware, especially on a super-functional tote. The “safety buckle” motif is now almost as famous as the designer himself, Christopher Kane, or at least intrinsically linked to his designs, from his wild, belted dresses from Spring ’07 to this season’s smaller, sleeker bags.

Thu 10.16
Trompe L’oeil Bags

Trompe-L’oeil Bags: Tricks Up Your Sleeve

While the adage, “things aren’t always as they seem,” may be old, it applies to some of the freshest designs out there. In English, trompe l’oeil translates to “deceives the eye,” and these designers make that deception one that you’ll welcome with a smile.

Mon 10.13
Top 5 Military-Green Bags

Top 5 Military-Green Bags: In the Army Now

I love green in all its many incarnations, from forest to moss to lime to mint, but it’s military that’s perhaps the most versatile of them all. On the tomboyish side of the spectrum, it eliminates the prissiness from any ensemble, but don’t think the army-inspired shade can’t feel fresh and alluring.

Fri 10.10
Chloé Alison Small Spotted Combo Tote Bag

Chloé Alison Small Spotted Combo Tote Bag: On the Dot

The little girl in me will never get over my love of polka dots!

Thu 10.09
Snob Essentials Leopard Print Bags

Snob Essentials Leopard Print Bags: Sweet Spots

Animal-printed calf hair is an autumnal must, but generally you have to cough up big time to get the look. Our solution? Faux-ny pony!

Thu 10.09
Tod’s Military Metallic Tote

Tod’s Military Metallic Tote: Metallica Fan

The military bag may be a trend recently set by Marc Jacobs with his Spring ’15 show and his army of women in uniform, but you can get in on the upcoming trend right now. As it turns out, Tod’s is one step ahead with their Military tote, at once chunky sleek, functional and full of whimsy.

Thu 10.09
Marni Striped Felt Tote

Marni Striped Felt Tote: Snob or Slob?

While lazy summer afternoons spent sprawled on a sandy beach are merely a distant memory, they will feel a little less far away with the assistance of this Marni tote.

Tue 10.07
Kenzo Anya Hindmarch Marc Jacobs Christopher Kane

Top Printed Bags: Pattern Making

Animal prints not your thing? More of an all-black, all day, every day kind of girl? Take a break from fashion’s easiest go-to shade, and try the season’s most colorfully chic prints.

Mon 10.06
Charlotte Olympia Limited-Edition Leather Handbag Collection

Charlotte Olympia Limited-Edition Leather Handbag Collection: Walk of Fame

How good are these bags? We already know master of whimsy Charlotte Olympia can execute evening kitsch to perfection, but finding out she can do bigger bags equally well makes her my new hero.