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Thu 06.04
Rain Boots

Rain Boots: Rain, Rain, Come My Way

Listen, you know I would wear 5-inch heels all day, every day if I could, but the weather lately has been challenging. Don’t let it cramp your style.

Wed 06.03
Bottega Veneta Olimpia Intrecciato Leather & Python Top-Handle Bag

Bottega Veneta Olimpia Intrecciato Leather & Python Top-Handle Bag: Master Class

Bottega Veneta has done it again. This is such a special and truly unique bag that represents everything the house has to offer, from authoritative detailing to expert workmanship to obvious beauty.

Fri 04.24
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Top 5 Morning-After Bags: Working a Double

The best times are often unexpected: once in a while, a night is so good it takes you right into the next morning. Lo and behold, the sun is up and you’re still in your cocktail attire.

Mon 03.09
The Best Bags of Milan Fashion Week

The Best Bags of Milan Fashion Week: From Italy, with Lust

Trust the Italians to bring a sense of magic to the runway. While the level of craftsmanship is always elevated, it’s their flair for the nonchalantly fantastical that makes the Milan runways a standout.

Fri 01.30
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Top 5 Mermaid-Approved Bags: Out of the Ocean

Now for a certain breed of spring bags, under the sea is where it’s at. Here, my pick of the best earthly beauties a mermaid would give up her flippers for, running the gamut from deep-diving shimmery texture to leathers the color of Caribbean water.

Thu 01.08
Classic Bags that Never Go Out of Style

Classic Bags that Never Go Out of Style: Save Now, Splurge Later

We may want every new bag that hits the market, but the fact of the matter is that we couldn’t (or at least shouldn’t) actually buy every single one. It’s all about picking and choosing. While the occasional trendy piece is a justified indulgence, what you really want to invest in are the classics.

Tue 12.23
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Bottega Veneta Nappa Leather Bag with Intrecciato Detail: Nude Moments

I love the sweet whisper of color blush-pink provides. Delicate yet powerful in its way and simple yet utterly sophisticated, the palest shade of pink – or the richest shade of nude, depending how you look at it – is as feminine as a color can get (without veering into Barbie territory).

Thu 12.18
Top 5 Monogrammed Moments

Top 5 Monogrammed Moments: This Time It’s Personal

In the age of mass-produced goods, it takes a bit effort to be unique. Not only is cultivating your own personal style paramount to standing out, the most literal way to do it is one of the best!

Tue 12.16
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The Best Glittery Shoes You Must Have This Season

If there is one thing you simply must have for the holiday season, it’s sparkly, glittery shoes to show off your festive spirit. It’s amazing what a gorgeous pair of heels can do for your psyche during the season of extreme ups and downs (your weight included!), so when it comes to investing, a fresh favorite pair of shoes is your best bet.