I’ll forgive you for have never before contemplated what my job entails, but a fair bit of it is me doing spot checks on a long list of retailers and brand websites around the internet, noting new arrivals, pre-orders, lookbook debuts and any otherwise unannounced developments that might be of interest to to the handbag-loving public. Usually things happen on a fairly predictable schedule because fashion is so beholden to its traditional delivery structure, but sometimes we find a surprise, which is what happened today: Chanel ‘s Pre-Collection Fall 2018 lookbook dropped several weeks early, and we have all the never-before-seen bags for you. Not all brands do pre-collections, and most of the ones that do don’t present them as entirely distinct in the way that Chanel does
For a while now, I’ve had a little note in one of my workplace housekeeping spreadsheets that says, “What’s the deal with Alex Wang ?” It’s a question that I think about a lot and that I’ve written about in various ways over the past few years, but maybe above all else, it’s one I’m surprised to still be asking.
What do you get when an architect turned interior major who is now a New York based design entrepreneur?
As you may have noticed, we’ve officially crossed over into the second half of July, which means retailers are getting eager to tempt us with visions of cooler temperatures via their newest fall arrivals. This season, Neiman Marcus was the first retailer we spotted out of the gate with a section devoted strictly to browsing handbag pre-orders for the new season, and it contains some super fun runway finds that you might have spotted during our coverage of the season’s shows. Even if you’re not in the buying mood right now, pre-orders are still my favorite time to browse a site’s inventory
Hilary Duff has very strong bag preferences. She is one of our favorite celeb bag lovers (and one of the most visible throughout the year), so when she falls in love with a bag, we notice
Hello Monday. Are you working in the office like me?! So hard to focus on work when Summer is in full swing! Not that I need to remind you, I mean, how can we not… View Full Post The post AERIN Hibiscus Palm: The Scent of Summer appeared first on Bag Snob .
Contrary to what you might think, we are not over Paris Couture Week (yet!). As half the world watches the World Cup Finals this morning, we thought we would give the other half something to… View Full Post The post Best of Celeb Bags From Paris Couture Week Fall 2018 appeared first on Bag Snob .
SNAPSHOT: Gucci RE(BELLE) Crossbody Bag Reversible: can be worn with the Gucci GG logo front facing, or Gucci’s iconic lion head facing forwards Crossbody Strap is Adjustable: can also be worn as a shoulder bag or removed completely to be carried as a clutch Two interior pockets to hold cash, credit cards, train tickets etc. Interior is tiny and an odd shape Zippers get stuck easily A few months back, we introduced you to the Gucci RE(BELLE) Tote , which immediately became a favorite bag of mine due to its seemingly never-ending interior capacity and the beautifully soft and supple leather. Though the RE(BELLE) was offered in a medium size tote as well as the large one we took a look at, many of you wondered why Gucci didn’t make the bag in smaller versions
Our usual crop of bag lovers seems a bit more adverse to having their photos taken this week than usual. Fortunately, we have ample pics of Meghan Markle , who is all grace and diplomacy.
SALE TIME! July 20th is the start of Nordstrom’s Anniversary sale. For those lucky enough to be a Nordstrom cardholder, your shopping experience started on Thursday. After deep, detail-oriented searching, I have gathered a… View Full Post The post Best of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale appeared first on Bag Snob .