Converse have unveiled a fresh set of their iconic Chuck Taylor sneakers for the Japanese market. Available in both adult and children sizes, the Chuck has been given various camo, houndstooth, leather and boldly patterned makeups, proving just how varied the sneaker can be. While the uppers of the adult styles feature leather, wool and printed canvas, the kids’ models have been adorned with straps and boot style collars, adding to the sneakers’ charm
I’ve admired Mary Katrantzou’s picturesque prints for years, so her first bag collection is cause to celebrate! She’s offering everything from embroidered circle and triangle clutches to colorblocked shoulder bags, but what got my attention first were the totes. Read the full post Mary Katrantzou Navy Marinella Tote: Building Character which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
Recently, Cathy Horyn succinctly wrote of her longtime nemesis, Hedi Slimane and his accomplishments (or lack thereof) at the house of Yves Saint Laurent: “In two years as creative chief, he has barely broken a sweat as he fetches another pussy bow from the ’60s time capsule.” Read the full post Saint Laurent Cassandre Small Tassel Crossbody Bag vs. Maison Martin Margiela I.D
Fact: An elegant and timeless clutch is never wrong. Another fact: Lanvin excels at creating elegant and timeless clutches, pieces that are as refined and nuanced as they are quietly evocative of the house and the distinct brand of femininity they represent
[Editor's Note: This week, the PurseBlog staff is out of the office to enjoy the last little bit of summer. We'll return after Labor Day, but in the meantime, we'll be running both new posts and a few of our favorites from the past few months to get you ready for fall.] More than any show this season, and perhaps in the history of time, Chanel Fall 2014 doesn’t require much of an explanation. Because I’m not sure exactly where that leaves me, though, I’d appreciate it if you’d allow me to be self-indulgent and give you one anyway.
Today’s news includes fall fashion and NYFW! Read the full post Web Snob August 29, 2014 which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
By now you’ve either bought or added booties, a coat, and something burgundy-colored to your fall fashion wish list. What about a few more unexpected pieces, though? Read the full post Top 5 Quirky Items to Liven Up Your Fall Wardrobe which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
The latest from Miu Miu’s film series Women’s Tales are out today, and to mark the occasion, the brand has released a special app that ties in with Miranda July’s hilarious short “Somebody.” I’ll let you watch the movie to find out exactly what it does, but trust that it’s quirky and good for a laugh! Read the full post Miu Miu Women’s Tales: Don’t Kill the Messenger which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
Anya Hindmarch’s counter culture themed collection for Fall 2014 has made quite the splash in the handbag world. You might recall my post about the Anya Hindmarch Crisp Packet Clutch that I wrote not too long ago. Well, here is another food-inspired piece from this designer
Over the past couple of months, you guys have submitted a seemingly endless number pictures of your designer bags and all of their contents. We have so much fun looking at them, we decided to round up some of our absolute favorites