Here’s Rihanna , heading to dinner at Nobu in Tribeca on a particularly blustery night in NYC. She’s carrying the Louis Vuitton x Frank Gehry Twisted Box Monogram Bag, which retails for $4,400 in select Vuitton stores as part of the brand’s “Celebrating Monogram” collaboration with six fashion and design luminaries. (The asymmetrical shape of this bag is intentional, it hasn’t been slightly smashed by Ri-Ri.) You can get a better look at the complete collection here , and read more about it on the brand’s website .
Today’s fashion news honors Oscar de la Renta and explores Tokyo Fashion Week. Read the full post Web Snob October 21, 2014 which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
Bag: Valentino Bird-Embroidered Suede Shoulder Bag Price: $3,775 via Neiman Marcus Why It’s the Bag of the Week: Valentino generally reserves this level of embellishment and detail for its exquisite evening gowns, but this graceful, elegant bag pulls off the look with aplomb. If you want to carry a piece of art, look no further.
How fun is it to host a party for 900 of the chicest New Yorkers?
Fashion is like any other form of creative expression: an opportunity to be publicly clever or publicly inane, depending on your natural predilection. Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane generally chooses the latter, even if he makes some damn fine Chelsea boots, and he’s at it again with the Saint Laurent Metallic Gun Clutch
A new season always brings with it lots of new choices, but Fall 2014 feels particularly full of brand-spanking-new handbag options from some of the biggest accessories labels in the world. Now that all the dust has settled and these designs have arrived in stores, we combed through the collections to find those that are most worthy of your new handbag dollars. This list only includes designs that were (as far as we could tell) produced for the first time for the Fall 2014 collections
The now signature double zipper pull for Chloé that we’ve seen accenting everything from totes to new favorite, the Drew, is at it again on this crisp, classic shoulder bag.
Reese Witherspoon was recently spotted picking up her own takeout in LA (!!!), while carrying an aubergine calf leather Salvatore Ferragamo Fiamma Bag , which is the brand’s new marquee style for Fall 2014. You can currently find Reese’s exact bag for $2,242 at MyTheresa.com (but probably not for long, now that it’s gotten the Reese Witherspoon bump, so get clickin’).
Not everyone’s a wallet person. I’m certainly not a wallet person, despite the fact that New York’s often-cash-only ways have goaded me into carrying one in my three-plus years here. It’s bulky and heavy, and I don’t like it, but there it is anyway, weighing down the bottom of my bag