Artistic Director of ModaRevise, Stella Chang, was very excited to share Anna Wintour's personal praises of the Black Iris Clutch with Handbago.com. A hand signed letter from Wintour definitely means you've made a mark in the fashion industry, although we didn't need Wintour's approval to know that ModaRevise is on the fast lane to making handbag history.
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.
With the newest season of Mad Men premiering this Sunday night, we simply couldn't resist putting together some of our very own Mad Men inspired looks at Handbago.com! Season 5 is sure to have us swooning over highly stylized 60's looks, but here are a few of our own that would be sure to catch Don Draper's attention.
When scrolling through the Donatienne Handbags lookbook for 2012, one cannot help but notice the obvious influence that California has on designer Nikki Erwin. From brilliant orange, neon pink to classic black, every handbag exudes the cool, easy Los Angeles spirit that is emulated on both the runway and boardwalk. Crafted by hand in Los Angeles, every single bag is charming, unique, yet totally practical. Every stud, fringe, and piece of hardware is perfectly placed to create a bag that embodies true California chic.
Kelly Bensimon from Real Housewives of New York looked more than okay in this week's OK! Magazine. Heads turned, as the former model debutedRK New York's "SPIKED" Finger Bagat the Joe Boxer After Party. The spikes on this bag are beyond fierce and Kelly pulled the whole look together with an amazing off-shoulder black dress.
The sight of Elizabeth Hurley is bound to turn heads, but Elizabeth really grabbed our attention when we caught her toting theJill MilanPacific HeightsClutch in New York during the filming of an episode of Gossip Girl. Jill Milan as received accolades as thee up-and-coming luxurycruelty free handbag brand of 2012 and was recently featured as "Most Wanted" by W Magazine in the April 2012 issue.
With a slogan like, "Handbags for Today's Goddesses" one can expect a high end product that is nothing less than luxurious. Annie Handbagsbrings us a collection this summer that delivers on that very motto. Designer Annie Diamantidis merges the rich history of Greece with the ingenuity of her creative upbringing to bring you a product that is timeless and contemporary. Handcrafted and enhanced with white or yellow 14 karat gold, every Annie Handbag will leave its possessor truly feeling like a goddess.
The 70’s are back! Trade in your skinny jeans, for high waisted denim bells, and letgo of tight body con dresses, because loose fitting crochet and flowing maxi’s awaityou. We’ve entered the re-birth of 70’s inspired silhouettes in luxurious fabrics;ultra glam at it’s finest.
Pastels are popular in spring for obvious reasons, but this season we find these super soft hues on more than just our Easter baskets. Some might find pastels a bit difficult to pull off, but a mindful splash of baby pink, lush lilac, or mint green can be just the delicate touch you need.
A great way to get noticed this season is to rock the color block! This spring brings unexpected color juxtapositions and bold hues on everything from headbands to handbags. By adding candy apple greens, fire engine reds, or mellow yellows (yes, pastels!) to your color palette, you are bound to turn some heads! Don't be afraid to try out different color combinations with different accessories, the results can be unexpectedly chic.