What to take to a garden party or outdoor wedding? There is no better accessory than a vividly floral clutch. Not only will you suit the atmosphere oh-so well, you’ll be likely to enhance it! But these aren’t demure roses or innocent carnations – these flowers have real power. Do them justice with a smartly … Continue reading Top 5 Blossoming Clutches: Not Your Average Garden Variety
Size does matter – or rather, lack thereof. While busy patterns and colors don’t usually translate so well on big totes, a scaled-down clutch is a great way to experiment with print. Ironically, the small size of a clutch allows for lots more room to be wild, whether you want to go embellished, get graphic, … Continue reading Top 5 Patterned Clutches: Small Wonders of the World
From neons to pastels, it seems like color is abounding more than ever this year. Which means it’s time to take a small, high-heeled step back and think about contrast. I love juxtaposing bold, graphic prints with bright shades – it keeps everything innovative and it’s a great way to show off your individual eye. … Continue reading Top 5 Snobby Black-and-Whites: Graphic Content
Tidbit about me: I’m a china collector. I actually collect it for friends; Kelly has a nice set from Tiffany’s I sent her every birthday and Christmas piece by piece (when she started receiving them, she asked, “What are you, my grandmother?” lol). I love a good China pattern! But never thought I’d love it … Continue reading Kotur Margo Hicks Blue Valentine Clutch: Fine China
Fiona Kotur makes the very best minaudieres. Inspired by her seemingly innate sense of retro glamour and her love of a good high-low, modern-traditional mix, Fiona’s maiden namesake brand blends effortlessly elements like exotics, metals, weaves, and unexpected patterns, often at super-accessible prices to boot. Now KOTUR has taken the concept of blending to a … Continue reading KOTUR x J.Crew Union and Colony Clutches: A Fine Union, Indeed
Hello again, Kotur! I welcome you back in my life with open arms. Your out-of-this-world summer collection of clutches has me all revved up! I’ve performed the difficult task of narrowing them down to three favorites. Now I just can’t decide which one I want to carry first. The clutch is where it’s at when … Continue reading Kotur Summer Clutches: Haute Kotur
Who can resist a little under-the-sea enchantment? Sure, I’m always hesitant about the bag that could read as gimmicky or too costume-party (a Judith Leiber clutch resembling a sparkly Dalmatian puppy comes to mind). But in colors so vibrant and materials so delicious, these are like graspable jewels. Emi Jorge‘s burnished gold serpent tentacles look … Continue reading Kotur “Morley” Sueded Snakeskin Clutch and Emi Jorge “Symphony No. 5” Clutch: Buried Treasures
Don’t miss out on Red Carpet favorite bag designer Fiona Kotur‘s sale this weekend. Gorgeous exotic clutches up for grabs, all at 50% off! I have my eye on this pool blue python Kittenplan clutch above made of supple soft matte python. Its rounded shape holds so much and will make a great day clutch, … Continue reading KOTUR 50% off Bag Sale!