My adoration of striped bags has reached new heights (and hues) thanks to Jason Wu. I already have much love for his current classics: the Jourdan and Karlie (aptly named after two of the hottest young supermodels of the moment). He is still sticking with these recognizable and beloved styles, but now Wu has added [...]
Coco Chanel’s quilted flap bags were inspired by tile floors in the nunnery where she was raised (it’s also where she learned to sew). Since the original, the quilted handbag hasn’t just become a classic: it’s one of the most iconic, statement-making bags of all time. This season, quilting stays strong, while receiving a modern [...]
1. Brunello Cucinelli Suede and Patent-Leather Backpack: A noncommittal strap situation in a texture that’s fully committed to glossy shine, this is a neutral pick-me-up. At Neiman Marcus for $2,495. 2. The Row Hobo Leather Backpack: This is basically the Rolls Royce of rucksacks. The Olsens have imbued their high-end sensibility into a streetwise style that’s classic, not [...]
Count on Jason Wu to turn out the most high-glam collection of the week so far. With crystal chandelier and mirrored catwalk, it was the late ‘80s all over again – in an irresistible way. Continue reading on Couture Snob.
Win my Jason Wu “Grand Tourista” Tote bag plus a 5 night stay at a St. Regis property! Details here. I was recently invited to experience the St. Regis Shenzhen, which opened just one short year ago. How could I refuse a stay at the new Kingkey 100 property, a.k.a. the tallest building in Southern [...]
Thanks to Jason Wu for fueling my current clutch craze: his dazzling Karlie bejeweled box clutch had me at hello. Just as the fashion world is obsessed with Karlie Kloss’ new short hairdo, I’m also all about Karlie at the moment! Big bags are sitting tight in the back of my closet, making way for [...]