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Fri 03.25
Top Untraditional Easter Bags

Top Untraditional Easter Bags: Pretty – But Not Pastel

Impossibly innocent pastels and sugar-coated sweetness are great when you’re of a certain age. The age when you believe the bunny delivered your basket and Easter egg hunts are exciting, no mimosa required. There are different ways to celebrate Easter and the unofficial onset of spring. Bright colors and bold bows, graphics that won’t fade into the grass, and florals that give garden blossoms a run for their money: This is how I like to celebrate the upcoming holiday!

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Top Untraditional Easter Bags
Top Untraditional Easter Bags
Top Untraditional Easter Bags
Thu 03.24
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Top Whipstitched Bags: Whip It Good

We’ve always appreciated good whipstitching on a bag. It’s instant texture, it’s rustic elegance, it’s a detail that, when done right, doesn’t translate to one that tries too hard. But most importantly, it’s great only when done with restraint – a touch of trim here, a jolt of punctuation there. This season, whipstitching is also a big trend, so jump on it. Here, my pick of the best bags that will have you in stitches…

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Fri 03.18
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday: 9 Bags That Won’t Break the Bank

I’ve combed the Internet far and wide to find you the best frugal bags the web has to offer. Guess what? There’s so much to pick from! I managed to narrow them down to a hefty nine favorites, each with something different to offer. I found them; now you go get them. And speaking of shopping smartly, Tibi’s sample sale kicks off on Monday, so be sure to strike their site for deep discounts on Pre-Fall, Fall, Holiday, and some Resort pieces, all at up to 70% off.

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Frugal Friday
Frugal Friday
Frugal Friday
Thu 03.17
Celebrity Looks of the Week

Celebrity Looks of the Week: Cast Your Vote!

By now, many of you have thought about who you will vote for in the upcoming presidential election, and while that is most certainly a civic duty to embrace, the race has obviously gotten tense. Give yourself a quick break from the fray by voting on something a little more fun: the best celebrity look of the week. Each woman carried a great bag, but all were styled differently – some glammed up and some more casually…

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Celebrity Looks of the Week
Celebrity Looks of the Week
Celebrity Looks of the Week
Wed 03.16
Top 6 Green Bags for St. Patrick’s Day

Top 6 Green Bags for St. Patrick’s Day: It’s Good to be Green

You may notice that not all of these bags are green. Don’t worry; your vision isn’t failing you. Rather than find the best emerald gems to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, I rounded up some of the most eco-friendly…

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Top 6 Green Bags for St. Patrick’s Day
Top 6 Green Bags for St. Patrick’s Day
Mon 03.14
Choosing a Bag Based on the Art That Inspires You

Choosing a Bag Based on the Art That Inspires You

Is your bag taste aligned with the art that inspires you? Let’s put that to the test with a fun game. Pick the art that inspires you the most and see if its corresponding bag also touches you at the core. Your feelings towards art are so personal and emotional – just like how you feel about your bags! I can’t wait to see everybody’s results. Make sure to comment here or on Facebook.

Fri 03.11
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off

Paris Fashion Week Face-Off: Street Style vs. Runway

Sometimes it’s more entertaining to watch the show on the street than it is to watch the show on the runway. That’s how I felt during Paris Fashion Week, especially any time I spotted a well-heeled attendee who hadn’t been dressed by a brand (a trend that has gotten more and more common over the years). On the runways, we saw bags on chains at Nina Ricci and Valentino, oversized clutches at Balenciaga, and scarf-wrapped handles at Louis Vuitton…

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Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Paris Fashion Week Face-Off
Fri 03.04
Burlap Vs. Canvas

Burlap vs. Canvas: What’s the Difference?

The warm weather months are just around the corner, meaning it’s time to stock up on summery totes, the kind you can only truly indulge in when the heat is on – or when you’re on a tropical vacation. While shopping for these, though, it’s good to know what you’re looking at. Burlap and canvas are two common materials used in the construction of beachy bags, but they aren’t the same…

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Burlap Vs. Canvas
Burlap Vs. Canvas
Burlap Vs. Canvas
Thu 03.03
Street Style Trends

The Best Street Style Trends at Fashion Month: Oversized and Top Handle

I’m flying to Paris tomorrow to complete the final leg of Fashion Month, and, as usual, I can’t wait to see all of the bags – on both the runways and the street. So far I’ve noticed a couple of strong trends emerging, for the fashion crowd and celebrities alike: oversized saddle and top-handle bags. They cater to two different types of women (or at least two different sides of a woman)…

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Street Style Trends
Street Style Trends
Street Style Trends