Category Archive: Handbags

OBSESSED WITH EMBOSSED

I have always considered the Fall and Winter seasons to be the most glamorous time for fashion. The first hint of a chill and I’m swapping out my favorite Tory Burch Miller sandals… Continue reading

IT’S ALL IN THE BLOCK HEEL

The shoe gods have spoken and block heel booties are this Fall and Winter season’s “It Shoe”! Now, when you get the notion to go out and look for a pair, adopt this… Continue reading

THE UPTOWN SATCHEL GETS A NEW SKIN

Sometimes you just want an understated satchel, with not too much fuss or muss. It says polished, classy, and elegant. Plus, it saves you when you overcompensate for the lack of details in your… Continue reading

IT BAG ALERT: THE SCHOOL BAG

We exist in the era of the cross-body! We’ve seen the reemergence of the saddle bag and the messenger bag. We’ve seen all shapes, sizes, and designs. If the bag has a strap… Continue reading

POP THE CLUTCH

I once came across an article about a 700 year old handbag, which is believed to be the oldest bag in history. It is supposed that the bag originated from Northern Iraq and… Continue reading

THE VELVET GOLDMINE

I cannot think of a more sumptuous cold weather fabric than velvet. It can however, be somewhat of a challenge to wear. Velvet clothing certainly has a tendency to exude a dated look,… Continue reading

IT BAG ALERT, THE SADDLE BAG

The saddle bags of the past were originally designed for military dispatch riders. They have that unmistakable crescent shape, which is actually quite feminine in my opinion. Along with today’s messenger bags, the… Continue reading

THE MESSENGER BAG GETS A SLEEK UPDATE

Messenger bags continue to prove that they are so much more chic than the utilitarian, purely functional accessories they used to be. The messenger was not something I particularly thought of as elegant,… Continue reading

REBECCA MINKOFF FALL 2015 COLLECTION PREVIEW IN NYC

Do you live in New York City? If so consider yourself lucky, because you will very soon have the opportunity to preview Rebecca Minkoff’s Fall 2015 collection at her flagship store in Soho.… Continue reading

COLOUR-BLOCKING BOLD ACCESSORIES

The colour-blocking trend is one that can seem overwhelming if you do not know where to start. Mixing bold and vibrant colours to make up an entire outfit is certainly not for everyone.… Continue reading