Travel Handbags and Purses
Wed 12.12

Ian Somerhalder Carries The Longchamp Le Pliage Cuir: A Cuir Match In Heaven

Lately, Longchamp has been catching our eyes, with new and exciting bags, and the fabulous ad campaigns. Now, they’ve managed to make it into the hands of one of my favorite actors (and a beautiful one at that!), Ian Somerhalder. He was seen carrying the black Le Pliage Cuir bag from Fall/Winter 2012 at LAX […]

Wed 12.05

American Express Points for Presents: December’s Delights

I have used my American Express points to buy multiple cameras, shoes, and, of course, bags from Neiman Marcus and Saks. Amex is really spreading the love this December; their Rewards just got even better. Whether a chain-accented Michael Kors bag or the sleek Apple TV (so gifting myself that), you can use your points […]

Tue 12.04

Alaïa Animal-Print Calf-Hair Travel Bag: First-Class Ticket

If life’s about the journey, then doesn’t it stand to reason we need a great piece of luggage to accompany us? Here is the perfect gift for the ultimate travel snob (I’m talking about yours truly, if someone so desires to make a dream come true…ahem, Tech Snob Rich!). Azzedine Alaïa has outdone himself with this […]

Mon 12.03

Carl’s Crush Gift Guide: It’s a Man Snob’s World

The ultimate Man Snob Michael Carl (that’s Carl’s Crush to you) just posted his gift guide on Vanity Fair’s website today and not a moment too soon! Men are notoriously hard to shop for, so here are some of the fashion market director’s chicest suggestions. Donate your guy’s tired old nylon duffel bag and treat […]

Fri 11.30

Top Doggy Bags: Puppy Love

As much as we adore our four-legged buddies, taking them with us while we run errands or travel can be a nuisance. And it doesn’t help that it’s hard to find good options for tasteful dog carriers. I can’t exactly take my pup snob to my fancy vet to the stars, Dr. Giles Willoughby (at […]

Thu 11.29

K. Hall Designs Lavender Cream: Field of Purple Dreams

This is how much I love lavender – I went all the way to Provence (aka the lavender mecca of the world) to visit the museum. As you can probably tell, I’m a real advocate of aromatherapy. When I was in France, I bought a years supply of pure oil, but I’ve finally run out. […]

Wed 11.21

Top 5 Scarlet Obessions: Lady in Red

Forget the poinsettias. To really get in the festive mood, what you need are red bags! (Okay, maybe only one red bag, even though the idea of a bouquet is tempting…) When you’re dealing with the boldest color in the spectrum, it’s best to go classic and minimal and let the hue do the talking. […]

Mon 11.19

Getting Into Character: The Five Essentials for Rayna James

Have ya’ll watched Nashville yet? If you haven’t seen this delicious musical drama about an aging country music star, you must start tuning in asap! The brilliant Connie Britton plays Rayna James, the reigning queen of country music, whose star is fading in the light of newcomer and teen sensation Juliette Barnes (played by the […]

Mon 11.19

Eric Javits Cruise Ensemble: Come Sail Away

Leaving the mainland anytime soon? Nothing travels as well as an Eric Javits hat – I’ve had mine for years, and they’re the only ones that have survived severe suitcase trauma. So an Eric Javits bag is the logical choice for jetsetting! With their patented Squishee straw-like material, the Norwood bag can handle a little […]