Nina Ricci
Thu 08.22
Nina Ricci Metal Frame Watersnake Pochette

Nina Ricci Metal Frame Watersnake Pochette: Water Sign

This Nina Ricci clutch has been framed – and it was an act of genius. You will only fully appreciate it once you see it; a close encounter is the only kind that will do it justice. But you can trust me, it passed the snob test drive.

Wed 07.17
Nina Ricci Marche Large Tote: Getting Better All the Time

Nina Ricci Marche Large Tote: Getting Better All the Time

And the winner of the most improved award is Nina Ricci! Gone are the tassels, the whipstitching, and the overly nipped and cinched designs we’re used to. This exudes sophistication and control. The way the rolled handles transition into pin tucks is such clever craftsmanship.

Fri 03.01

Nina Ricci Fall 2013 Collection: Black Swan

What evokes a ladylike image more readily than Nina Ricci? A scarlet-feverish runway set a passionate tone. Actually, it was the most elegant runway ever seen by moi and on each side, Katia and Marielle Labèque performed “Two Movements for Two Pianos” by Philip Glass. Each musician was posed at a grand piano in the […]

Tue 10.09

Black and Gold Trend Alert: Falling for Clutches

Few pairings are as glamorous as the drama of black and gold, and fall is certainly the time to amp up drama. The classic elegance of this color combo has the quality of refining any outfit. It’s a look that never goes out of style, and is pretty tough to mess up (unless you keep […]

Fri 09.28

Paris Fashion Week Roundup: Part One

When it comes to PFW, there is one rule and one rule only (because all the others are sure to be broken as soon as the models are unleashed on the runways): expect the unexpected. As far as Parisians are concerned, the so-called rules don’t apply – which is precisely why I love them so! […]

Fri 06.29

Top 5 Bags to Up the Glam Factor: Divas and Decadence

Take your newest bag with a side of champagne. And perhaps a bonbon or two. It’s time to raise the glam factor with a bag that reminds you why you enjoy being a girl! Feathers and froth, shining snake and satin, sparkle and glitter galore: the most exciting things really do come in small packages. […]

Wed 06.27

Top 5 Fresh Skins: Snake Charmers

Snakeskin never gets old. Especially when it’s brand-new, set in color schemes and treatments to refresh the eye and revive the senses. From the snakes-in-the-grass to jump on right now (like a lightened-up PS1) to the slithery exotics that will give you something worthwhile to look forward to come fall (see The Row), here are […]

Fri 05.18

Nina Ricci ASAP Satchel

Nina Ricci ASAP Satchel at Neiman Marcus for $1,450.

Tue 05.08

Best of the Retro Revival: Top 5 Top-Notch Top-Handles

When Prada sent a racetrack’s worth of seductive retro ladies down her Spring runway, we knew the Miuccia effect was on in full swing. With one word – “sweetness” – on her mind and an unexpected inspiration– the automobile – at the crux Prada unleashed a new sense of roadhouse chic that really isn’t new […]