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Mon 05.11
Best Espadrilles

Best Espadrilles: The Raffia Roundup

Though there are those of us who live in temperate climates and get to wear espadrilles all year long (sorry!), I know you’re not all in that same sun-kissed boat. With the back-and-forth between winter and spring weather…

Mon 04.13
Top Spring Corals

Top Spring Corals: O.K. Coral!

I’ve said it before, and I will say it again: coral is the most flattering color for sun-kissed skin! That’s why I’m indulging in all things coral for the season.

Mon 04.13
Top Bubbles and Baubles

Top Bubbles and Baubles: A New Dimension

Snobs, set your scaled-down studs to the side. From Marc Jacobs’ chunky-round cabochons to Tod’s mirrored metallic accents, there’s a new breed of embellishment taking over the season.

Wed 03.18
Top 5 Long Scarves

Top 5 Long Scarves: The Long Game

It’s just about time to put those chunky knit scarves away, but that doesn’t mean you need to abandon scarves altogether. These light, airy strips of silk and crystal-embellished organza will give you the look without the winter weather bulk

Tue 01.27

Top 5 VIP Clutches: Are You On the List?

Think high shine, hedonistic exotics, and unadulterated embellishments, all enough to inspire you to partake in some late-night decadence.

Wed 01.14

Lanvin Pre-Fall 2015 Collection: Relax (Do It)

Think louche, think “I don’t care (but, of course, I actually do care)” rock ‘n’ roll attitude. The brand is currently exploring the art of Parisian ease, and in the process, they have perfected it. Leopard spots in a variety of scales and shades, some punchy and others muted, meet up with masculine checks, layers of herringbone, and allover leather.

Mon 01.12
Lanvin Sugar Medium Brocade Shoulder Bag

Lanvin Sugar Medium Brocade Shoulder Bag: Wear Long and Prosper

Decadence abounds on this bag! But don’t be fooled by the gleaming brocade fabric. Lanvin has a quirky sense of humor, and it’s actually in full effect. They also might have a mysterious new mascot…

Mon 01.05

Paneling: New Kids on the Block

Colorblock, print block, texture block…whether you like yours via sexy mesh inserts on mini dresses or wool panels on winter coats, I’ve found nearly two dozen pieces to choose from, and some of them are even on sale!

Tue 12.30

Top 5 Playful Colors: Bring on the Brights!

Take a hint from the latest runways and dive into color! But there’s no need to perform an all-out wardrobe overhaul. Hold onto your favorite neutral colors for the main part of your ensemble because a boldly colored bag is the simplest way to ease into color and test which searing new hue really speaks to you.