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Celebrity Instabags: Eve rocks a Jump From Paper ‘First Date’ cartoon bag

Remember the movie “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” It was innovative at the time because it blurred the lines between real and cartoon characters. A new handbag line is kinda sorta doing the same thing. I recently spotted a girl walking down the street with a bag that looked like a cartoon cutout – but it was a real bag! I stopped her to get more information about the bag – and ...

Selena Gomez rocks the new Versace Palazzo bag – before it even hits the runway!

One of the perks of being an It girl is that you get access to It bags way before anyone else does! Selena Gomez knows this firsthand. She was spotted out shopping at Versace in Milan and left the store with her new Versace Palazzo bag! The bag is a structured duffel with a black leather body featuring blue piping. Versace’s Medusa logo sits proudly at the top of the front zip pocket with buckle ...

For the ‘word nerds’: Kate Spade New York’s ‘Wordsmith Dictionary’ clutch

As a self-proclaimed ‘word nerd’ and handbag lover, I think I found a bag perfect for me – and for those like me. Are you a Scrabble nut who just happens to LOVE accessories? A bookworm who also enjoys a unique handbag? Then feast your eyes on this kate spade new york ‘wordsmith dictionary’ clutch. Made of natural grain cowhide, this book-shaped clutch is one of a series ...

Haute bag of the week: Foley + Corinna Framed Satchel

Thanks to Celine’s Leather Luggage Tote, I’ve been obsessed with boxy, structured satchels for several years now. The silhouettes look classic and sophisticated, without looking too old and are the perfect work-to-after-work bags. They hold everything you need for the day, but transition easily for nighttime events. My latest favorite is this Foley + Corinna Framed Satchel – Azure. ...

Rihanna’s got a brand new bag: Vivienne Westwood’s C*ck clutch

When a bad gal entertainer like Rihanna gets together with a bad gal British designer, this is what happens! The singer who loves to be controversial posted a pic on Instagram of her new gift from designer Vivienne Westwood (who also loves to be controversial). The gift was a new bag – a dark leather clutch with a metallic gold phallus patched on top. Rihanna posted a pic of the bag and note from ...

Don’t miss the Alaïa sale today on the Outnet!

Three words: Alaïa’s on sale! Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaïa became popular in the 80s and later relaunched his label in 2007, introducing those haute handbags, shoes and leather accessories that everyone’s coveting today! Get in on the Alaïa craze with today’s sale on TheOutnet.com, featuring deeply discounted prices – like $4,600 tote bags marked down 55%! We love ...

Celebrity Handbag Spotting: Rihanna with MCM Bicolor Palmtree-Printed Coated Canvas Backpack

Rihanna kicked off New York Fashion Week in her own way – by skipping the shows and instead attending celebrity tattoo artist Keith (Bang Bang) McCurdy‘s Grand Opening Party. Later she went out to dinner at one of her fave restaurants, at Da Silvano, dressed in a tomboy casual look. Rihanna wore an American Apparel Cotton Spandex Jersey Tank Thong with Levi’s denim cut off shorts, ...

Celebrity handbag spotting: Amanda Seyfried with a Bottega Veneta Nero Intrecciato Nappa Convertible Bag

Amanda Seyfried tried to fly under the radar out of LAX but the paps caught her, of course. She was traveling with her boyfriend, actor Justin Long, and her dog Finn. And she was wearing every woman’s favorite travel outfit – a comfy white tee, jeans, sunglasses (a MUST for celebs getting stalked by the paparazzi and their cameras) and a roomy handbag. Her bag of choice was the Bottega ...

Splurge du Jour: Burberry The Big Crush in Heart Print Calfskin

For Fall 2013, Burberry‘s Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey played around with latex and heart prints and the latter made its way onto this chic bag for Fall. Today I’m crushing on Burberry‘s adorable The Big Crush in Heart Print Calfskin. It’s a nice departure from Burberry’s recent heavily structured bags with heavy hardware. The ‘Big Crush‘ is ...

Splurge du Jour: Proenza Schouler Lunch Bag Large Degrade Dots Clutch

It’s no secret that I absolutely love everything about Proenza Schouler – their luxe clothes, their unique shoes, the super cute designers and of course their to-die-for handbags. PS debuted this whimsical Lunch Bag Large Degrade Dots Clutch at their Fall 2013 runway show and immediately I was drawn to it. How fun is this bag?! It looks like those candy dots/buttons that we used to get ...

See Alexander Wang’s first handbags he designed for Balenciaga

When it was announced that Alexander Wang was joining Balenciaga as creative director of women’s, men’s and accessories, my first thought was “I can’t wait to see the bags!” Well, his first line of bags for Balenciaga Fall 2013 (called Le Dix) have been revealed. And I don’t know what to say. Sure, we shouldn’t have expected his traditional downtown style ...

To buy or not to buy: Pour la Victoire ‘Butler Large’ Snake Embossed Leather & Suede Tote

I have a ‘slight obsession’ with handbags which is one of the reasons I started this blog. So because of my ‘obsession’ and the fact that I’m always combing the Internet looking for bags to feature, as well as the many handbag lines I’m pitched daily, I have to set a shopping budget and spending limits for myself. I see so many haute bags that it’s easy to ...

Seeing red: Valentino’s Rockstud Rouge collection

Valentino ‘Rockstud – Rouge Vava Voom’ Leather Shoulder Bag Rouge Valentino‘s Rockstud collection first captured my heart when I spotted those now ubiquitous Rockstud Kitten Heel Pumps on everybody who was anybody in fashion. I loved them but I have to be honest – at first they seemed like the hot, trendy shoe of the moment that would be over by the next season. Welp, I was ...

Bag the Look for Less: 3.1 Phillip Lim Pashli Satchel vs. 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target

Everyone says that ‘It’ bags are OVER, but every year there’s a new bag that ‘It’ girls, editors, bloggers and fashionistas/fashionistos just have to have! This past year it’s been the 3.1 Phillip Lim Pashli Satchel – a boxy bag with vertical side zips, top handles, and a shoulder strap. It has been sold (out) in practically every color (oxblood, electric ...
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