Snobs, we’re not in Kansas anymore. Handbag wizard and Valentino veteran Vernon Bruce Hoeksema has presented us with yet another collection of lavish and quietly sophisticated bags, for the true discerning bag snob. Perusing VBH‘s flagship store in NYC is quite the experience in itself; located in a former landmark bank, the cathedral-high ceilings and … Continue reading VBH on Moda Operandi: Python and Croco and Suede – Oh, My!
The founder of Moda Operandi, a Contributing Editor at Vogue, and as Town & Country recently touted when she graced its cover, the next Mrs. Astor, Lauren Santo Domingo is a fashion icon for a new – and very chic – era. Her latest venture, new e-commerce site Moda Operandi, is going to permanently change … Continue reading The Five Essentials Featuring Lauren Santo Domingo
I am crazy about this bag. I love VBH, but their signature is the clutch but I am a big bags girl. Needless to say, this hobo tote excites me! This natural colored python is like honey and butter – soothing and delicious, decadent luxury. This is a perfect neutral for spring, which can transition … Continue reading VBH Pellicano Python Tote
From the family of cross body bags may I recommend this highly versatile VBH lovely. First off, you can detach the strap to convert it instantly into a day or night clutch. Love! Second, note the solid buckle and the two side zips that provide maximum storage capacity. Like all VBH pieces, the quality is … Continue reading VBH Small Vee Mail Cross Body Bag
Thank you VBH for supporting Lupus LA at the Hollywood Bag Ladies Luncheon. It was a hugely successful event, thanks to bags like this – it was hotly contested, I got my last bid in and then someone swooped in and outbid me by $1000!!! This stingray box clutch is hand painted and has the … Continue reading VBH Supports Hollywood Bag Ladies Luncheon
If the regular VBH envelope clutch is too boring for you, you will love this embellished ostrich leg version with the metal bars. Ostrich leg is really great for clutches, the texture is totally cool and interesting but I do admit, on a large bag it starts to creep me out. If that’s a concern … Continue reading VBH Ostrich Skin Clutch
There are only 2 things you need to know about this bag, how much it is and where to buy it ($1,750 and is available at VBH 940 Madison Avenue New York 212.717.9800). Done and done. Now all you do is dream about all those perfect days and nights with this bag, your new favorite … Continue reading VBH Sueded Python Origami Bag
Am experiencing major obsession over VBH bags lately, specifically the shoppers above. There is nothing extraordinary about an elongated tote but from VBH, it’s anything but ordinary. First, the materials used are of the very best (I put them up there with Hermes and Bottega) and the craftsmanship, unquestionable. But what I really love is … Continue reading VBH Nap Sacs