Ladies, if you don't know Junior Drake, you've been missing out! A brand who's motto is "It's not the bag, it's the girl" is a brand worth knowing. Founded byPatsy Brown, a performer, fashionista, and practical woman, this company began with a goal to keep women in functional bags that looks fabulous.
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, once known for being super cute on the TV sitcom Full House have blossomed into fashion moguls. While I appreciate their drive in creating a fashion brand for themselves, I won't hesitate to say that more often than not, their own personal styles could use an adjustment. Luckily their wardrobe faux pas only apply to their personal style. Their fashion line, The Row, actually produces some pretty fabulous stuff. Their fall collection of clothing is chic and edgy with a simplicity that exudes sophistication.
Hey bagistas! If you love Sedgwick Studio you are going to fall head over handbag for their latest collection. These two childhood friends have done it again with their latest collection and they've got some fabulous new things in store! I got an exclusive interview and sneak peek of their upcoming Fall 2011 collection, from what it's like to work with their best friend to what they carry in their handbags, I've got the scoop. So here it is, an upclose and personal look at the two women who bring an all american style to you, in a handbag!
Jen Mascali, a native Italian, took her grandfathers passion for leather artistry and made it her own. Earth tones, blue-greys, and soft metallics along with hard finished buckles and hardware in pewter to contrast with the soft leather skins create a raw beauty in these handbags. Coined by the use of fringe throughout the collection along with chain straps and jewelry-like buckles, this naturesque line has combined glamour and mother earth in a handbag.
Today we wanted to take you behind the scenes here at Handbago. Bringing you the worlds most fabulous handbags, what's hot, and what's not, it's all a labour of love. We want to keep you in the know and looking fabulous. But all of this comes with long hours of scouring magazines, blogs, websites, attending launch parties, previewing collections and more. Around the clock we are working to make sure you don't miss a beat in the fabulous world of handbags and fashion. Rough gig, I know! How do we do it?
Living a vegan lifestyle, while great for the planet, can lead to fashion woes. For example, how to look fabulous without carrying a leather bag. That's where Jill Frazer and partner Milan Lazich come in, and their mission: luxury fashion accessories without cruelty. Based in San Francisco, this luxurious brand of buttery soft faux leather, cottons, and linen bags is just as stylish as any leather bag on the market.
Need a fashion fix? Not sure what to wear to your next charity event or internship? Well tune into Gossip Girl, yourweekly runway show in the form of a scripted TV drama. These New Yorkers are the best dressed on the Upper East Side ofjust about everywhere, and guess what? Our favorite gossiper Leighton Meester, better known as Blair Waldorf, has beencaught taking a stroll and plotting her next revenge wearing our very own Riki Rosetta!
Coco Chanel, the woman that all women should thank. Because of her, we are no longer wearing clothes that don't allow us to eat, let alone breathe. A woman who took men's fashion, stylish and functional apparel, and turned it into something women could wear and move in. Genius!
Reality star turned fashionista, Nicole Richie has become quite the household name in the world of fashion. With her own brand House of Harlow 1960, she boasts a line of jewelry, eyewear, and shoes, not to mention her clothing line Winter Kate.
Carly Beck, a sales executive and brand director for such designers as Diane von Furstenberg and Steven Alan, has joined forces with her childhood friend Ashley Baker, the executive editor of The Daily Front Row, the fashion industry's go to site for all gurus. These powerhouses have come together to bring the world a collection of handbags inspired by their hometown of Sedgwick, Kansas. The Sedgwick collection, handmade here in the U.S., is simple, casual, and effortlessly beautiful.