Last week, the L.Bazaar Boutique housed R.B. of McD's handbag launch party in Silverlake, a neighborhood that seems to ooze the same laidback coolness that R.B. of McD and creator, John McDavid Lehman, so naturally embodies. The Handbago ladies, including myself, could not wait to get their hands on these bags, as well as talk with John in person about his passion for style and, of course, Los Angeles.
Get excited NYC bagistas, you are in for a treat! Botkier's annual sample sale is coming to Fifth Avenue to bring you one of a kind handbags for jaw dropping prices. Handbago.com, of course, has the scoop on some of the exclusive styles that will be available May 1st through May 6th at discounted prices from 50%-70% off.
A few weeks ago, Handbago.com got a chance to meet,Jennie Engelhardtwith, one of the designers behind Hare + Hart. Easygoing, yet enigmatic, Jennie is a true reflection of her and her partner, Emily Harrison's, collection. Hare + Hart is a line that strives for a timeless impression, stands behind distinguished, Argentinian craftsmanship, and cares about creating as little waste as possible. Delivering handbags, accessories, and jackets that just, well,feel good.
For Phoebe Soup's second handbag collection, rightfully named "And Vice Versa", she has created lovely reversible leather clutches. The double sided bags give customers two fabulous clutch's in one.
Using 100% genuine leather, each one of Phoebe's clutches are completely hand crafted and made to order.
The New York based designer Alicia Ferriabough Taylor, is revitalizing the art of indulgence. Sukari, meaning "sweet" or "sugar" in Swahili, is releasing their 2012 handbag and accessory line all inspired by Alicia's world travels. These artisan crafted bags are the epitome of luxury and opulence. Sleek, structured lines compliment the architectural elements of the hardware used.
Today is January 19th…the day that Versace for H&M debuted in H&M stores in London and online for the second time around. In case you were wanting to snag some of Donatella Versace's Cruise and Pre-Spring Collection for H&M, I hate to disappoint, but they've sold out! In fact, most of the pieces from this collection of fun fruit prints and pretty colorful basics were sold out by 6:00AM PST!
48 white carousel horses graced the Louis Vuitton Ready-to-Wear Spring 2012 runway show. What's that, you ask? We're talking about Spring 2012 already? Well when it comes to eye-catching collections, we can't help it. With its whimsical feel and unique apparel, the runway show reminded me of a storybook coming to life. The pastel colors and large silhouettes brought about a finesse of femininity and balance.
If you're a self-proclaimed yogi, I have the perfect accessory for you besides your yoga mat: a yoga sak! The Yoga Sak is a bag that was made to simplify your daily workout by allowing you to carry your supplies everywhere. From your yoga mat to your water bottle to your yoga block, the Yoga Sak can carry it all.
Members from the Italian leather System consortium were at The Arts & Tannery Show in New York, showing off not off not one, but four big trends for 2012’s fall/winter fashion: Jurassic mood, Work Attitude, Classic Suggestions, and Remutating Flair. All of these trends have already made some kind of appearance as we begin to transition, but it doesn’t hurt to take a closer look at all of them!