A new collection of accessories came to life in the workshops of the French fashion house, Louis Vuitton – Louis Vuitton Mask Collection – in ethnic style, including shoes, handbags, jewelry, wallets and key rings. The Mask Capsule Collection honours the African masks collected by Gaston Louis Vuitton, the grandson of the founder of the brand, an avid traveler and collector, fascinated by the 30’s African art. For the indigenous people of Africa masks have been associated with death and the […]
Bulgari‘s accessories line for Fall/Winter 2015 comes from the long history – a 130 years long – and the rich heritage of Bulgari’s brand. They got the inspiration from their previous collections of jewellery, the Serpenti ( snake ) line – one of the most iconic signature of the brand. From Serpenti they created a very successful line of bags , a couple of years ago, giving the brand a lot of satisfactions worldwide. The accessories collection has a very […]
The online boutique Net-a-Porter has put on sale, exclusively, three of M2Malletier most iconic models in beige, green and red python. Melissa Losada, 29, and Marcela Velez, 27, the co-founders of Barcelona-based handbag label M2Malletier are proud to announce that their first date in New York, in order to launch the brand, was with the giant Net-a-Porter and that same day they immediately bought the collection. The architectural form, the precious materials, the metal spire that crowns each model, make […]
Elie Saab – a symbol of elegance, an abundance of femininity – presents a collection of a brand new model of bags, on a metal chain, presented in five shades reminiscent of the sea and underwater kingdom. The Lebanese brand, loved around the world, may have just announced the birth of a new “IT” bag – with its rectangular shape, architectural cut, and intriguing colours. Check them out below.
The Dolce & Gabbana brand has released its most popular bag in twelve new color variations – marshmallows, candy, strawberry yogurt, pistachio, praline – a new version of the legendary Sicily Dolce & Gabbana bags. For the upcoming season the designers used soft pastel shades, the representative theme of the main collection for this fall. It’s not just the colour that vary but also the leather – depending on the bag we see crocodile textures or python skin – and […]
Gallery Véro-Dodat, also known as the Passage, is one of the most famous places in the First Arrondissement. It is there for over 150 years, a real piece of heaven full of Parisian charm, hosting many elegant boutiques, decorations, art gallery and a variety of great restaurants. For the fashionistas the attraction is the Christian Louboutin workshop-boutique, situated at the entrance to the arcade – Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Some people called Gallery Véro-Dodat, jokingly, “Passage Louboutin” – maybe also because […]
French fashion house Vionnet unveiled their Resort 2015 Collection. Inspired by the dragonfly wings, with splashes of colour – like the gorgeous Mosaic bag sprinkled with paint – the accessories are notable and, the sandal sneakers are one of the collection’s highlight.
Pier Paolo Piccioli and Maria Grazia Chiuri, the designers of Valentino, exploit the Mexican culture and famous painter Frida Kahlo’s art for the brand’s Resort 2015 collection, where we see graphic and multicoloured designs – an explosion of colour and energy, with folkloric motifs and exotic inspiration.
“Resort means nothing. Who buys clothes exclusively for going to a resort?” asked Oscar de la Renta at his presentation, in New York, of the 2015 Resort Collection. And, indeed, who does that, especially when, buying Oscar de la Renta means shopping for pieces of an ageless elegance, youthful spirit and timeless sophistication.
American designer, Phillip Lim, is already widely known outside his country for his accessories. Last season, Lim began working on a new line of everyday bags, entitled “Wednesday” – a collection of convenient bags of all sizes, with long straps, most of which can be bought now from the online store Shopbob.com.
Bottega Veneta brings to us the new models of their glamorous Olimpia handbags – functional and versatile, made of high quality materials and fine craft work, in various colours ( aubergine, dark red, black, light gray, pink, blue and yellow ), the Olimpia bag is a beautiful everyday option – wear it with a pantsuit, a sophisticated dress or jeans. The distinguishing feature of this bag of woven leather is the new metal chain handle connected to a leather strap. […]
A good excuse to look into the App Store on your iPhone or iPad is the new application myBaguette, where you can create your own version of the legendary Fendi handbags. It’s an iconic model of the house, dating back in 1997, super popular among many fashionable girls – the Frenchwomen, caring elegantly aromatic baguette in their hands inspired Silvia Venturini ( hence the name ). The promotional Fendi App invited well-known contemporary artists to create their own versions of the […]
Feast your eyes with the most beautiful bags from the Fall-Winter 2014.15 Gucci collection. Frida Giannini designed a collection in the style of the 60s, with luxurious accessories, fit for any modern girl – roomy day bags and elegant clutches are made of different kinds of leather and decorated with minimalist metal accessories, as for the shades, there are plenty to choose from – powdery pink and pale blue, lemon and emerald, burgundy and neutral. 25 best bags in front […]
The most spectacular accessories of the new season are by far the ones from the debut collection of Nicolas Ghesquière for the biggest luxury brand in the world – Louis Vuitton. It’s a strikingly beautiful collection, fashionable and luxurious to say at least, with very interesting new models and colours of the handbags, a wave of innovation and coolness that Nicolas Ghesquière brought to the legendary fashion house. Here are 25 most beautiful bags of the Autumn/Fall 2014.15 collection.
Things are changing in Mulberry and the change comes with the new Tessie handbags collection – a line that aims more affordable prices for the classic models of the fashion house, launched back in the Seventies. “The Tessie collection was inspired by the effortless practicality of our early collections, when each new bag was created with a use in mind,” a Mulberry told Vogue UK. “We think the styles are both classic and practical, each finished with belt buckle and strap […]
At the Milan fashion week Prada showed a luxurious collection, inspired by the German avant-garde art and the era of the 70s – from flowing silk dresses, to voluminous coats with graphic prints and colored Mongolian sheep fur – made a good impression on many fashion editors and received a positive feedback. The accessories are too difficult to ignore, because the Prada bag is the eternal object of desire of all girls . The collection includes Prada‘s classic models and some […]
Chanel presented its Cruise 2015 Collection in Dubai, and now we get a closer look to the accessories that Karl Lagerfeld created for us – we see satin slippers, small “glass” heels, of course couldn’t miss the pearl clutches, with floral accents and gold shades – luxury at its most. But the most talked about item is the quilted petrol can bag, a fashionable accessory, an homage to the country’s biggest wealth. Here is the Chanel Resort 2015 Accessories collection.
Evening bags, minaudières, clutches are the accessories that complete a Cannes-like look. With fringes and fine leather, metallic and gold accents, embellished with sequins and embroidery – 18 bags in front of you, worth being shown off on the red carpet.
Butterflies are one of the main topics in the Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 collection of Valentino. Prints and embroidery depicting the most beautiful insects on earth, decorated Valentino’s luxurious long dresses, kimonos and long skirts, capes and mini-dresses. Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli continued the theme of the butterflies in the Fall 2015 collection of accessories called Camobutterfly. Camobutterfly consists of a combination of the words “camouflage” and “butterfly” and hints at a much more feminine and romantic and protective version […]
The miniature bags are an interesting type of bag, but very difficult – difficult indeed to make an elegant and unusual accessory at the same time, having at base two common forms. Clutches and tiny bags on a chain over the shoulder, we have seen a lot. Azzedine Alaya’s miniature sacks, with a short handle, could surprise us – they can carry everything you need ( credit card, lipstick, phone and keys ). There are several variations, but here you can […]
On 1st of May Fendi will celebrate the opening of the London flagship store on New Bond Street. For the event Fendi announced loud collaborations with 10 iconic women such as model Cara Delevingne, actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Naomi Harris, artist Tracey Emin, Jerry Hall and her daughter Georgia May Jagger, architect Zara Hadid and singer Adele – who have each designed a personalised Peekaboo bag. The bags will be sold in an online internet auction on Fendi site and […]
Clare Waight Keller, the designer of Chloé fashion house, prepared a capsule collection, exclusively for Net-a-Porter composed by 14 clothing items and accessories. The items are available already online – feminine and delicate silhouettes designed by the brand only for giant Net-a-Porter.com. Happy shopping!
This summer, designers are taking inspiration from the works of pointillist artists – they created a special technique of blending the colours. It is a technique with few serious practitioners today, and is notably seen in the works of Seurat and also Andy Warhol‘s early works – and from the 50’s costumes when the dots were at the peak of popularity. Dolce & Gabbana, Valentino, Dior, Saint Laurent and many other designers have decorated their accessories for Spring-Summer collections with polka dots, […]
The prettiest dress in the world – after the bride gets this task out of her mind – needs to be combined with super special accessories that identify a specific style and synthesize the personality of the bride. Brides should devote some time to make the decision as their role is essential and there are options for all tastes and situations. For example, when choosing jewelry, we can put aside the superstitions and let the pearls go back to the […]
Everything Karl Lagerfeld does put his mind and hands on turns out brilliant! According to him, it would seem that anyone needs to have a bag in form of a basket for food and packages of milk, cans as bracelets, jewellery boxes shaped as an egg carton. And it seems simplistic and even a bit crazy if proposed by someone else. But decorated with one of the most recognizable logos in the world – the crossed “C” – they immediately transformed […]
While the weather continues to change and to increase the mercury in the thermometers, we should continue to shop for the spring wardrobe and really, is not a hard task but a pleasure. As it has already been said many times the main colours of the season are especially pastel pale pink. Therefore, the accessories should match. Choose a new bag today, stay candy-pink or choose the colour of strawberries, marshmallow or classic bubble gum colour, caramel or the shade […]
The decision to head to the Jimmy Choo boutique for a pair of shoes for your wedding seems clear and logical – if pumps and sandals of this brand reign on the red carpet, then on the way to the altar they will be more than appropriate. This spring in the stores there will be an extensive collection of footwear and accessories especially for brides in snow white, ivory and champagne for the clutches – also ornate with sequins, crystals […]
For the Burberry Prorsum RTW Fall 2014 collection, Christopher Bailey – apparently he will be raised to the position of CEO of the brand – combined the digital age that we are living with the art of handmade for every accessory has a human touch.“Everyone was hand-painting in the studio. Every time someone would finish a bag, we’d go, ‘Ahh! That’s amazing!’ ” said the designer.
Paul Thomas, for the new collection of accessories for the brand Thomas Wylde – loved by many for the rock mood – found place for a very elegant bag and an unusual handle made in the shape of a panther that reminds an ornament used for cars or the twenties jewellery where big, long, jumping cats were used a lot. The new bag has received the name ‘Jungle‘ and is a large and roomy clutch bag, made of calf leather […]
Marcela Velez and Melissa Losada are Colombian and the designers of M2Malletier – a brand that thanks to its creativity and high-quality, managed, in just three seasons, to make recognisable their designs, something for which most brands need years and years of exposure. The bags appeared everywhere – worn by celebrities and on the street style of the fashion week – two of the most important things in order to succeed. The two met in New York while studying at Parsons […]
By now, for the new season, is almost impossible to imagine a collection of Christian Louboutin shoes without spikes. At first they were made of metal, decorating the clothing and footwear of musicians who play in the style of black-metal. However, this time that strange item finally lost all its aggression. On the background of the snow-white nappa leather, plastic colourful spikes crowded on the shoes and the other accessories giving instantly the idea of a child’s play – or […]
The Chanel catwalk yesterday looked like a huge grocery store – designer Karl Lagerfeld underlines the limited life a collection has, just like the food we find on shelves, so, he went parading his Fall/Winter 2014 collection down the supermarket aisles.The attention to details when styling the show was very important – shelves were stacked with everything from washing powder to chainsaws and baskets with groceries, all Chanel signed of course. The baskets for products, made of Chanel’s characteristic chain with leather, explained […]
A handmade bag, realised in crochet and a lot of different colours, can be a shoulder bag or a handbag, made in Italy – it’s the new Raffia Bag by M Missoni that the house announces to be a must have of Summer 2014. Available at Shopbob and Thecorner.
Cara Delevingne unveiled one day ago her collaboration with Mulberry, a creative collaboration because the beautiful model got a capsule collection with a bag named after herself. She is the third celebrity to have a bag caring her name after the ones inspired by Lana Del Rey and Alexa Chung. The collection features a there-in-one style, different colours and sizes, which can be worn as a handbag, a shoulder bag or a rucksack. Delevingne tattoos were the inspiration for the new line and […]
Lancel‘s new collection of handbags for Spring/Summer 2014 is concise and has convenient models. In beige, rich burgundy, turquoise, soft yellow and several shades of “forever in fashion” of beige, made in leather and exotic skin – “L de Lancel” collection brings a variety of trapeze shape bags and sacks. Check out the selection below!
The upcoming spring season is always a good excuse to revise and enrich your accessories closet with the latest trends. Calling it very romantic – “In the clouds” – Furla new collection of handbags, in beige and dusty blue colour for example, in leather and pony skin can’t be ignored. See the selection below available to purchase online at Furla!
This clutch from Anya Hindmarch is not just another bag but a little piece of wearable art. Why is that? First because of the complexity of the process that led to getting the Crisp Packet bag the right design, perfecting the high-shine finish and vertical opening, witch took months of hard work. And second because the handbag was made in Italy, Florence in a factory that specialises in jewellery. The idea of creating luxurious versions of everyday objects has long […]
On February 22, three days before the start of the Fashion Week in Paris, legendary department store Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche will open an exhibition devoted to the work of the American design duo Proenza Schouler. Designers Lazaro Hernandez and Jack MakKollou won five awards Cfda and considered to be one of the most important actors of the American fashion scene. At the exhibition the designers will present the most iconic models from different years of their collections and show […]
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