Legos are known for sparking creativity, but this marks a new one in the handbag world. Designer Mariasole Cecchi of Les Petits Joueurs designed her first bag one evening when she had a box of Legos at her side. After a positive response from friends, she started Les Petits Joueurs, which means “the little players” in French.
Angelina Jolie went from Hollywood actress to UN Ambassador to Mom to new face of Louis Vuitton. A mega deal raking in nearly $10 million, we think she's hit it huge in the fashion industry. Although this isn't her first mark in the industry...we've seen her acessories line Style of Jolie. This luxury luggage and leather goods brand has taken Jolie under their wing for their upcoming ad campaign. Longtime photographer for the brand, Annie Liebowitz, will be shooting the campaign.
Music is in the air this month in California’s very own “City of Festivals,” Indio, California. Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, commonly known simply as Coachella, kicks-off the festivities today with a three-day extravaganza of rock music, art, films and camping ending on April 17th. The musical mayhem ensues with Stagecoach, a country music festival, which takes place April 30th – May 1st.
The last couple of days have shown huge debate over an identification crisis with J Crew's most recent weekly feature with Executive Creative Director Jenna Lyons shown painting her 5-year-old son's toenails pink. The feature, titled "Saturday with Jenna," provides a caption from Lyons, "Lucky for me I ended up with a boy whose favorite color is pink. Toenail painting is way more fun in neon."
For decades, handbags and shoes have been renowned partners in crime; by complimenting one another, they unveil the hidden potential lurking behind many underrated wardrobe staples. Fierce footwear coupled with an equally chic bag creates such a successful tag-team duo due to their uncanny ability to bring balance to the eye.