Blog Profile / The Bag Snob

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Top 6 Valentines: Sealed with a Kiss

Sometimes a kiss is more than a kiss (the best ones are, anyway!). That’s certainly the case with my new NH 1300 necklace from Nouvel Heritage. I love the idea that you never own jewelry; you’re merely holding it for the next generation. Show More Summary

Prada Saffiano Cuir Double Bag: Double Shot

I don't usually recommend fixing what isn't broken, but the execution of the new Double (pronounced “dooblay”) bag is nothing short of pure Prada perfection. Now my go-to daily tote is better than ever with an updated look as sumptuous as it is chic. Show More Summary

Gigi Hadid x Karl Lagerfeld and A.L.C.: Best in Fashion Show

Gigi Hadid just made two major fashion points: There are no rules anymore when it comes to dressing for couture shows, and there are endlessly edgy ways to work winter white. I’m loving Gigi in a breezy white coat with tattered denim and a whimsical clutch. Show More Summary

Your 2016 Daily Bag: One and Done

No matter how many you have in your arsenal, there is always that one bag you use more than any other. Investing in this elusive bag doesn’t come guaranteed. It’s more of a hit-or-miss process, and bags can surprise you. The one you think you’ll use all the time can end up in the back of your closet. Show More Summary

Chloë Sevigny x Louis Vuitton Alma BB: My Alma Mater

It’s been a while since the spotlight has been on the Alma, the Louis Vuitton bag that was originally called the Squire, then the Champs-Élysées. It wasn’t until it was finally christened the Alma that it became a success. Named after...Show More Summary

Top Camera Bags: Smile and Say Chic!

Here it is, one of the trendiest bag shapes for Spring 2016: the camera case. You’re going to be grateful, and not just because the newest ones are mega-cute. Think of the camera case bag as a crossbody upgrade. Is there an easier bag...Show More Summary

Shopbop Sale: Extra 25% Off Designer Sale Styles!

Every online retailer from NET-A-PORTER to Farfetch is offering an extra discount on their sale inventory right now, but it’s worth noting that Shopbop is applying its 25% off to items in the high-end Designer Boutique. Read the full post Shopbop Sale: Extra 25% Off Designer Sale Styles! which appeared first on Snob Essentials.

Farfetch Sale: Extra 20% Off Sale Items!

The sales just keep on coming! And I am more than ready to continue shopping, especially when the discounts are on pieces as unique as these. It doesn’t take much convincing to spend big on classics that you’ll wear over and over again,...Show More Summary

Top Happy-Go-Lucky New Bags: Spring is in the Air

This spring is all about projecting an innocent spirit. I’m loving the sense of optimism and joyful attitude that’s already in full effect. It’s the perfect way to start off the new year, one that, by the look of things, is guaranteed to be a good one. Show More Summary

NET-A-PORTER Final Clearance: Extra 20% Off Sale Items!

There’s something so exciting about waiting to buy an item until it’s as discounted as it gets. Sure, this is not a game you can play with just any piece. Things could sell out at any time, and the retail season is long. Good news, though;...Show More Summary

Top 3 Ladylike Bags: Street Style Sophistication

I’ve been loving the ladylike vibe of street style lately. My fingers are crossed that the trend will continue through the upcoming Fashion Month, but I’m sure some clown couture will sneak its way in, as always. Oh well! Until then, let’s revel in some sophistication. Show More Summary

’90s Looks on Current “It” Girls

The ’90s were a lot of fun, plain and simple. It was definitely an interesting decade: We had learned from the mistakes of the ‘80s but maintained enough of the residual carefree attitude to have a great time, especially when it came to dressing. Show More Summary

The Hermès Birkin: A Better Investment than Stocks or Gold

I’ve long preached the gospel of the Hermès Birkin (and all things Hermès, for that matter). During the lean real estate years, I bragged to my husband that with my bags, I was liquid, whereas he owned land, an acquisition with a price that just wasn’t stable. Show More Summary

Jump From Paper Bags: You’re So Animated

Forget traditional trompe l’oeil. Forget bags made to look like takeout containers and ice buckets for champagne. Forget even the most atrocious of kitschy bags. There’s a whole new breed of bag humor on the scene, and it’s designed to play a total trick on your eyes. Show More Summary

The First Annual Snob Award Winners

The votes are in! Scroll through to find out which designers you're awarding with the year's top honors... Read the full post The First Annual Snob Award Winners which appeared first on Snob Essentials.

La Vie En Rose Quartz: Stop and Smell the Roses

There’s no need to spend a fortune on the most beloved color of the year. Rose quartz isn’t just a shade of pink that’s easy on the eyes and uplifting to the spirit. Soft and unassuming, it’s a color that looks good on every skin tone. Show More Summary

Manic Monday: 10 Bags Under $100

For those of you who didn’t think such a list is possible, think again. As for most of you who know a substantial list of under-$100 bags is feasible but are savvy enough to remember that no one said anything about those bags being chic,...Show More Summary

Suki Waterhouse x Cambridge Satchel Saddle Bag: Day-to-Night is All Right

Carrying a saddle bag on the red carpet? That’s not something you see every day – and for good reason. Somehow, though, Cambridge Satchel’s vintage-inspired design seems surprisingly appropriate hanging off the shoulder of Suki Waterhouse. Read the full post Suki Waterhouse x Cambridge Satchel Saddle Bag: Day-to-Night is All Right which appeared first on Snob Essentials.

Top 5 Big Winter Bags: The Big Freeze

‘Tis the season that brings out the Santa in all of us. To play the part, a bag big enough to stash all your gifts is definitely in order. And when you're done granting everyone's wishes, the impending temperature dip certainly makes for the time of year that requires plenty of room for toting extra cold weather gear. Show More Summary

Top Dark Floral Bags: Dangerous Romance

Calling all bad girls and rabble-rousers. There’s a new bunch of florals on the scene and while they may be fresh-picked, there’s nothing sweet about this garden variety. My new favorite floral bags are mysterious, unexpected, and most of all, dark, proving the enduring flower theme shouldn’t be strictly reserved for spring. Show More Summary

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