Awards season is in full swing–since last month’s star-studded Hollywood Film Awards, it seems like a red carpet gets rolled out every night. We’re up to our ears in awards ceremonies, premieres, tributes, galas and evenings honoring someone.
Last night, in particular, drew out stars like Natalie Portman, Jessica Chastain, and Elizabeth Olsen, not to mention top models like Candice Swanepoel, Coco Rocha, and Daria Strokous. Let’s see what they wore… More
Last night saw the Fashion Group International’s annual Night of Stars Gala–drawing out some of the industry’s best and brightest (and tallest). Check out what a host of designers and supermodels wore, featuring Kate Upton, Doutzen Kroes, Alexa Chung, Karlie Kloss, Joan Smalls and, yes, Miley Cyrus. More
We rounded up 15 witchy-cool ankle boots for you to wear this Fall. More
You won’t believe how easy this is. More
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
Here at The Gloss, we tend to shy away from the too-common bullying language of many fashion publications–5 Designer Items You Need Right Now! 5 Bags Everyone Will Have!, etc–because it’s unrealistic and obnoxious (no one needs a designer anything, for one).
However, for those of you who like following fashion but feel no obligation to spend a month’s rent on a damn handbag, one very easy way to translate the runway to your regular old wardrobe is with color. By incorporating the season’s biggest shades–whether through recycling stuff you already have or buying something new–you’ll achieve roughly the same effect as wearing trendy, eye-catching (and super expensive) runway pieces. Next Spring, these are the colors you’ll be seeing. More
Celebrities love fashion week. Not just because they get wined and dined, sit front row, skip all the lines and leave loaded down with freebies–but because they get press, for the simple act of wearing clothes. Their outfits don’t have to be inventive, interesting or even stylish–if they’re famous and anywhere within a stone’s throw of Linc Center or Milk, they’ll get photographed. For dayz.
And we’ll contribute to the problem! More
Would we use lip balm more often if it came in a fancy custom case? More
When you’re living in a city — or when you’re not, but you don’t want anyone to be able to snatch your purse away from you — you might want to consider going the crossbody route. More
I don’t want to say that it’s almost fall, because that kind of sucks, but it’s not NOT almost fall, so here are some bags in jewel tones. More
It’s hot as balls out here in L.A. today, and what I’m dreaming of is rain. More
Sometimes, when you’re dashing about town like the important person that you are, you need to ensure that your bag is strategically draped across your body for maximum theft protection, because you can’t always be thinking about that shit, you know? More
Lately, we’ve been focusing on getting back to basics here at Handbag Porn. But today, I think it’s time to spice things up. More
Black, per usual, is going to be in for fall. More