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Sat 08.03
Sneak Peek of Nancy Gonzalez’s Fall 2013 Ad Campaign

Sneak Peek of Nancy Gonzalez’s Fall 2013 Ad Campaign: The Feast

Nancy Gonzalez’s Fall 2013 ad campaign is one of the most breathtaking I’ve ever seen! The sumptuous textures and colors of her bags pop out beautifully against the minimalist background. When I spoke with Santiago about the gorgeous look, he told me, “I am inspired by the dark, rich splendor and the highly refined execution and symbolism in Flemish still life paintings.”

Wed 07.31
Top 5 Heavy Metal Bags

Top 5 Heavy Metal Bags: Show Your Mettle

While there was once a time when minimalist, hardware-free bags were the ultimate in chic, the tide is now turning and with it comes a wave of heavy metal embellishments. From camo crystals to weaponized clutches, the trend is armed and ready for battle. Which decorated warrior do you think will lead the pack this season?

Thu 07.25
Nancy Gonzalez Two-Tone Crocodile Clutch

Nancy Gonzalez Two-Tone Crocodile Clutch: I’ve Got the Blues for Black

There’s not a bit of logo or lettering to be found, but this clutch has my name written all over it. The color palette! The exotic skin! The roomy size that’s perfect for day and the sleek shape that translates right into night!

Thu 07.11
Animalia Accessories

Animalia Accessories: Into the Wild

Fall 2013 is the season for big game. Whether it’s leopard, tiger, or zebra, you have to get in on the animalia action. Obviously, my adventure into the wild begins with bags. Kelly loves Givenchy’s cow-printed Antigona, but I’m all about the leopard ($3,440). For cow, I would have to go with Tom Ford’s Jennifer ($4,350) – the addition of solid color relaxes the print.

Mon 07.08
A Jolt of Cobalt

A Jolt of Cobalt: Blue Ribbon Winners

As much as I love cobalt, it’s one of those colors that you only need a little of to make a statement. Anything more than that would cause serious shock and awe (and not the good kind). You pack a bigger punch with a jolt of electric color rather than a full-on current, so choose just one piece to layer with…

Fri 07.05
Nancy Gonzalez Resort 2014 Collection

Nancy Gonzalez Resort 2014 Collection: Miniature Miracles

Bursting with a vast palette of colors, skins, and motifs, Nancy Gonzalez’s latest Resort collection puts most others to shame. But what makes most excited is the prospect of hopping on her mini-bag train, a la the Cristina and two new bag shapes. Beautiful as they are, never forget that when it comes to Nancy, function and form unite.

Mon 06.17
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Kerry Washington: Cool as a Nancy Gonzalez Crocodile

Kerry Washington looked cool as a cucumber as she posed on the red carpet for the Sundance Institute Benefit Honoring Roger Ebert and Ryan Coogler in Los Angeles. Kerry wore Christian Louboutin Batignolles pumps and a dress by Giambattista Valli. Her sleek crocodile clutch by Nancy Gonzalez tied the whole look together with its metallic … Continue reading Kerry Washington: Cool as a Nancy Gonzalez Crocodile

Fri 06.14

Nancy Gonzalez Cristina Bag: High Hopes

Nancy Gonzalez has generously donated her iconic Cristina bag in metallic crocodile (in the large version which has a $4,510 value) to a live auction for Many Hopes. The Cristina was created after Nancy’s daughter, Cristina, requested a bag that would suit the life of a mom/businesswoman. Done! With endless ways to carry it and even … Continue reading Nancy Gonzalez Cristina Bag: High Hopes

Wed 06.05
Snob Sale Alert

Snob Sale Alert: Moda Operandi 50-70% Off

I nearly fell off my beach chair when I saw Nancy Gonzalez’s glistening gold chain bag ($675) at 70% off! I’m the proud owner of the white version, which is one of the most versatile bags I own – you can carry it to run errands or out to an elegant party. The foldover style … Continue reading Snob Sale Alert: Moda Operandi 50-70% Off