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Report: Hermès Birkin Bags Are Better Investment Than Stock or Gold

Jan 14, 2016  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We never thought our obsession with bags would amount to anything much (except for a killer closet)—until Baghunter published a study concluding that Birkin bags were a better investment than gold or the stock market. Researchers showed that in the Birkin’s 35 year history, the value of the bag has increased by more than 500 percent, with an annual increase of 14.2 percent.

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Clara Kasavina Creates Met Opera Couture From Century-Old Costumes and Chandeliers

Dec 28, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Fashion is rarely its own muse. Most designers pull inspiration from their surroundings, incorporating something into their collections that reflect their passions, interests or personal history. Often their work becomes abstract reinterpretations of these ideas, a caricature that offers a fleeting glimpse of the original inspiration.

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Nicky Hilton Talks Travel, Fashion and Her New Collaboration with Designer Linea Pelle

Nov 13, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Some women love shoes, others vintage jewelry and some have a passion for designer bags—Nicky Hilton is most definitely the latter. At least that how she explains it. This season the hotel heiress and designer Linea Pelle teamed up for a capsule collection of seasonally-appropriate satchels, clutches and totes.

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Would You Buy a $2,500 Olympia Le-Tan Hello Kitty Lunchbox?

Oct 15, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

We totally would, but we understand that not everyone is a fan of the little Japanese feline. However, British designer Olympia Le-Tan knows her audience. Over the years, her ultra-feminine collections have been inspired by everything from kimonos to school uniforms, so it seems only appropriate that her latest collection would feature Hello Kitty.

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Want Les Essentiels de la Vie Accentuates Minimalism for the Modern Woman

Sep 10, 2015  |   Contributor: Jessica Bibi Cooper

Simple. Chic. Timeless. Elegance is de rigueur for most fashionable women, but sometimes it’s hard—especially on designer bags—to find accessories that aren’t dripping in labels, flashy colors or sparkling hardware.

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Most Expensive Hermés Birkin Bags Ever Sold

Jun 29, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

There are plenty of things you could do with two million dollars. You could buy a small yacht, a little island in the South Pacific, maybe start a diamond collection to rival Elizabeth Taylor’s—or you could just buy a Birkin.

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Canadian Designer Marie Saint Pierre May Be the Country's Best Kept Fashion Secret

Apr 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Jessica Bibi Cooper

Minimalism. Minimalism. Minimalism. These are the holy words that are in every fashion-conscious woman’s mind when it comes to buying new pieces to add to her ever-overflowing wardrobe.

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Want to Change Your Bag? Miscere Offers Up a Collection of Interchangable Accessories

May 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Have you ever wanted to change your bag? Maybe transform a gym tote into something chic enough to be carried along for the weekend? We have too, which is why we fell in love with Miscere, the brand that lets you switch up your duffle to suit your style, event or even match your outfit.

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Behind-the-Scenes of Asprey: London's Finest Jeweler and Luxury Goods House

Mar 16, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Established back in 1781, London-based Asprey has gone from being a silk printing manufacturer to the luxury goods powerhouse it is today, with eight retail locations in the UK, USA, Switzerland, and Japan. They may be best known for their incredibly famous jewelry pieces, but they also offer a polo line, home goods, pens, timepieces, incredibly rare books, and leather items.

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Ahead of the Curve: Shop Our Predictions for the Best Street Style Pieces for Fashion Month

Feb 12, 2015  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Today marks the start of Fashion Month. For four long weeks we’ll be seeing throngs of editors, off-duty models, street-stylers, bloggers and would-be Instagram stars take to the streets dressed to the nines.

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The Best Travel Accessories To Get You Through the Holidays With Your Style and Sanity Intact

Dec 11, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Every time fashion lovers travel for the holidays they have to do some seriously heavy editing. And if you can narrow down your selection to only a few heels and a couple key outfits (we’ve got some tips and tricks for packing if you run into trouble) then congrats, you’re past the hardest part.

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Fendi Does it Again With the Peekaboo Beaded Bird Satchel

Dec 3, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

It’s pretty safe to say that Fendi is gaining major traction with the fashion set. While the Italian house has always been a favorite, their recent success in accessories—thanks to kitschy little characters like the Fendi Buggies and Karlito charm—have seriously upped their must-have factor.

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Will You Shell Out $50K for Nicolas Ghesquiere's First Bag Designed for Louis Vuitton?

Aug 29, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Marc Jacobs never made a bag like this. For one of Nicolas Ghesquiere’s first bags as new Creative Director of Louis Vuitton, he’s created the Crocodile Dora PM which was just released with a new price point of $54,500. 

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Would You Wear a Cork Bag? Pelcor Has Been Making Eco-Friendly Accessories for Over 10 Years

Jul 8, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

When we first heard of bags made of cork we were understandably skeptical. Why would anyone want to tote around what is essentially a bulletin board on their arm? But with the durability, sustainability and light flexibility of the material, it almost makes sense that someone would try to make a better fabric from it—and someone did

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The 6 Worst Fashion Trends That Just Keep Coming Back

May 29, 2014  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Okay, it’s not that we’re total fashion snobs (maybe a little), but there are some comeback trends that are harder to stomach than others. Birkenstocks? Fanny packs? Mini backpacks? And honestly, how many gorgeous women have to be lost in shapeless overalls before we say enough is enough? 

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