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Fri 10.09
Top 5 Tribal-Inspired Bags

Top 5 Tribal-Inspired Bags: What a Wonderful World

At first glance, you may not look at these bags and think that they’re all tribal-inspired, but there are many kinds of tribes; and by the looks of these, I want to join every last one! Which do you belong to?

Thu 10.08
The Snob's Definitive Designer Directory

The Snob’s Definitive Fashion Designer Directory

Can’t keep up with who’s designing for which brand? In the high fashion world’s ongoing game of musical chairs, it can be overwhelming to keep track of the creative minds behind the brands.

Mon 09.21
Bottega Veneta Intrecciato Leather Box Shoulder Bag

Bottega Veneta Intrecciato Leather Box Shoulder Bag: Just a Bit of Box

We are seeing a lot of boxy bags recently, but here is more of an approachable and softer hybrid. This Bottega Veneta has the look of a box, but it functions like a typical shoulder bag with an easy-access zipper-top opening.

Tue 09.08
Bottega Veneta Snakeskin Shoulder Bag

Bottega Veneta Snakeskin Shoulder Bag: Going Into Detail

The simplest shoulder bag shape gets a major kick with some unexpected stylistic details, courtesy of Bottega Veneta. As a brand especially known for their unyielding attention to fine detail, that’s no surprise.

Mon 08.31
Top 5 Manic Monday Bags

Top 5 Manic Monday Bags: The Micro Bunch

I believe the best things come in small packages. Or at least the chicest things. Mini bags are not only still on trend, they’re smaller than ever. They’re micro mini, and you should think of them as accessories with little function other than aesthetic pleasure.

Mon 08.24

Top 5 Manic Monday Bags: Multi-Texture Madness

This week, I’m all about bags that make me want to reach out and touch them – and then keep carrying them well into the fall season. A little bit of texture can go a long way, and a lot can go even further.

Fri 08.07
Street Style Trend Alert

Street Style Trend Alert: Vita Kin

From fringe to hobo bags to exaggerated hoop earrings, the boho look is a fashion favorite at the moment, and none are doing it as well as Ukranian brand Vita Kinicon. For one thing, the style – vyshyvanka, the nation’s traditional embroidered clothing – is a different take on boho than we’re used to seeing.

Tue 07.28

Top 5 Handiest Cardholders: Change Your Wallet, Change Your Life

Sometimes you’ve just got to simplify your life, and it all starts with the wallet. Take a close look at what you have in your giant continental wallet, and you will find useless receipts, business cards from people you can’t even remember meeting, club cards for random stores, and way too many coins.

Tue 07.21
You’re Invited

You’re Invited: Bottega Veneta Sample Sale!

Red alert, NYC Snobs! Bottegaicon is having a sample sale on Thursday and Friday. Men’s and women’s ready to wear, bags, small leather goods, luggage, and ladies’ jewelry will all be discounted at the Metropolitan Pavilion (125 West 18th Street on the 4th floor) between 11 am and 7 pm on Thursday.