While the Spring 2014 collections have been a little same-y, they’ve brought a lot of fun, eye-catching, wearable accessories. See, for example, our roundup of the many delightful shoes.
Now, of course, it’s time for handbags. Graphic black and white was the reason for the season at NYFW–a huge portion of the bags we saw played with contrasting stripes, geometric details and houndstooth. Let’s take a closer look… More
Handbag designer Anya Hindmarch told regulators maternity leave laws were “suffocating” and could lead employers to preferentially hire men over women. More
Do you want to carry bread but can’t because it doesn’t go with your outfit? Now there’s a tool for that. More
Victoria Beckham’s way of carrying handbags is super bad for you, doctors say. More
Lulu Guinness says she’s making tinier handbags because of the Duchess of Cambridge. More
America’s visiting aunts beware! A New York Councilwoman has proposed a new law that would make it illegal to buy fake designer handbags, and it could hit tourists with a fine and even jail time. More
On a whim, I decided I’d start a handbag business and would eventually be more famous than Kate Spade; yes, that’s what I’d do. More
Let’s classy up the boxed wine and hit the road! More
Well, here’s what $24,000 looks like in (non-Birkin) handbag form, everyone. More
Here’s a fun game to play when you wish you could shove all your ex boyfriends in the back of your closet and forget about them forever. Go through your list and imagine each ex as a different designer handbag. Now imagine not buying them, or even better, burning them in a pile in your backyard. Now you’re really in control!
We’ve come to the conclusion that there are two things that TheGloss readers always get excited about: accessories and Photoshop fails. We love when our readers go nuts – it makes us feel…alive. Since we provide you almost weekly with the latest and most dramatic Photoshop disasters, we want to satisfy your other passion with a giveaway opportunity you will all love: two lucky readers will each win one B. Makowsky leather shoulder bag, worth almost $300. Read on to find out how to enter to win. More
If Lana Del Rey can get a bag named after her, does that mean you can, too? More
We all know that women love handbags. It’s not a coincidence that designers name their bags after divas (The Birkin, The Kelly and now, the Lana del Rey) and that celebrities pick a fave and turn it into a signature style. Linea Pelle knows the importance of handbags to a girl’s closet, and has created a diverse line of beautifully crafted accessories that are favored by the likes of Paris Hilton, Debi Mazar, Diane Keaton, Gwen Stefani, Olivia Munn and Megan Fox. With various designs that cover all needs (from the versatility and functionality of the tote to the chic elegance of the clutch), Linea Pelle is a safe bet when it comes to finding a fashionable bag. Here at TheGloss we know how much our readers love totes, handbags and clutches, and we have a giveaway opportunity that you can’t miss: One lucky reader will take home a gorgeous and stylish Dylan Double Zip Clutch in emerald, worth almost $250. Read on to find out how to enter to win. More
Sometimes fashion uses its powers for good: yesterday at London Fashion Week, designer Richard Nicoll presented his Fall 2012 collection as a riff on the idea of “modern times.” Accompanying his appropriately minimal futurism was this sleek, white Birkin-ish tote… that can charge your iPhone, Android or Blackberry for up to two days. More