Who’s excited? It’s time for another PurseForum Roundup , our last of July.
My first Prada bag was a nylon backpack with gold chains. I wore that thing everywhere, even to class (a student needs a backpack, no?).
We’ve all seen plenty of talk of Moschino’s McDonald’s-inspired line , and then came the Jacket Bags , but Moschino’s long been making cartoonishly cute tech cases. Moschino’s quirky items may leave you feeling annoyed or intrigued, depending on your taste, and the wackiest items typically attract the most polarizing opinions.
The luxury accessories market is crowded with both heritage brands and upstarts vying for a piece of the pie, but in the past few seasons, a definitely trend has emerged: the best way to get into the game is one of the smallest. Greek designer Urania Gazelli is the latest in a string of women to make her debut with distinctive clutches, available for pre-order via Moda Operandi . Gazelli has taken a page from the books of both Edie Parker’s Brett Heyman and Charlotte Olympia’s Charlotte Dellal with this line of handmade plexiglass clutches, a craft which she learned from her father in her native Greece, where all of her clutches are now made.
Sprinkled with a little Marc by Marc Jacobs’ pixie dust, and the most basic of shapes goes from boring to incredibly cute. Narciso may be the king of colorblocking, but you can always look to Marc by Marc for a tasteful (and well-priced) interpretation of the trend – with added texture-blocking to boot! Read the full post MARC by Marc Jacobs Colorblock Leather Box Satchel Bag: Block Party which appeared first on Snob Essentials
Here’s Maggie Gyllenhaal , arriving at the New York premiere of the new indie flick Very Good Girls , carrying both a Celine Trio Bag and a Bulgari Serpenti Bag. (Note the snake’s head clasp.) We approve of this kind of double-dipping. Celine isn’t sold online, of course, but you can find Maggie’s other bag in blue snakeskin for $2,850 at Bulgari .
There’s still plenty of summer left (or that’s what we keep telling ourselves as July inches ever nearer to its end), but our favorite online retailers are beckoning us to start planning for fall, and we’re inclined to oblige them. That includes the handbags and accessories that we feature every day, but it also includes beauty products
Today’s fashion news includes Brazilian style inspiration and the secret to perfect red lips! Read the full post Web Snob July 23, 2014 which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
This week, Kelly attends a wedding complete with equally beautiful views and floral arrangements, while Tina hangs out with some fellow fashion bloggers! Read the full post Snobgrams 7-23-14 which appeared first on Snob Essentials .
Last week I got ready for the day a bit earlier than usual, hailed a cab and headed down to Soho. As the car pulled onto Mercer Street, I saw a line on the sidewalk longer than I anticipated (by about 150 people).