TGIF! and I love me a little attitude to get things going for the weekend. Do you get that? When you put on a certain outfit it gives you that edge? that moxie? Well it certainly gives me that. I feel like I’m channeling rock goddess Tina Turner with bare legs. I paired my faux leather skirt […]
When it comes to Black Friday, I score Amazing Deals. I do my research, I know my sizes, have a check list, and work all from home. It’s so easy especially as online merchants offer Free Shipping for purchases on the web. That’s what I do, to get best Black Friday Shopping Deals Online. I shop for […]
All black, minimal chic, just add a bow. Well that’s exactly what designer Stacey Bendet for Alice + Olivia did. So simple so chic. The cropped knit jacket with it’s off-center bow, is fastened with hidden snaps over the double-breasted placket. Absolutely adorable, It’s perfect for formal and informal outfits, to wear with jeans or with dresses and skirts, and easily tailored to join your collection of work outfits. Alice + Olivia effortlessly create chic jackets for women. Elastic inserts at inner wrist give the long sleeves a sleek fit. Striped lining. Crepe with satin bow, Fabric: Mid-weight knit. Made in the USA.
A well collected woman always has a great collection of jewelry, or is always in hunt and gather mode. Just like the Boy Scout motto: “Always be Prepared”. There are pieces I have collected that I haven’t used in 5 years, but when that one day came I was ready to go. In classic black and white with gold hardware, these drop earrings make a statement. See you can never go wrong with Kenneth Jay Lane drop earrings. He believes in a world of glamour, imagination, elegance and that good taste never goes out of style. Lane designs for the everyday woman. Enamel inlays with resin stone detail. Made in the USA. Length: 2″ / 5cm.
Simplicity. It’s like perfume in the sense that if you only wear a little of it, people come closer to you to get more. That’s the feeling evoked from this stunningly beaded necklace from Shashi. It’s simple. With Hindu temple bracelets as an inspiration for the bright seed beads, the necklace is still delicate not to have the boldness of the colors overpower. The curved bar is nicely adjustable thanks to the lobster-claw clasp. Shashi’s colorful beaded necklaces evoke emotion and sentimentality. Gold plate. Made in the USA. Length: 16-18″ / 40.5-45.5cm.
Texture, texture, texture, texture. Some people might say Shag, But this is texture! What a great addition to your bag collection this would make. Loving the fact that it comes in nude, as it makes it a perfect accessory for all seasons. The leather fringe makes you want to touch it. In fact you gravitate towards it, just like in a museum where the sign says “Don’t Touch”, you wanna touch! Designed by Monserat De Lucca, they make beautiful and functional accessories for the modern woman. Delicate and edgy at the same time, the leather fringe shoulder bag is S.E.X.Y. It’s carefree and modern just like you. The top zip opens to a lined interior with a zip compartment. Chain-link shoulder strap. Dust bag included. Leather: Goatskin. Height: 12″ / 30.5cm. Length: 14″ / 35.5cm. Depth: 6″ / 16.5cm. Strap drop: 14″ / 35.5cm.
Classy accessories are always classic, timeless and eventually become amazing heirloom vintage pieces. This gorgeous polished leather coin purse by Christophe Lemaire Accessories, is decadent, minimal and just divine. The unlined interior contrasts to the buffed exterior. The big style points come from the fact that it doesn’t look like any other coin purse I’ve seen. The goal is always to seek out the chic and unique. Perfect for yourself, or as a gift. Lemaire has designed for Lacoste, and Hermes. 100% leather. Depth: 0.4″, Height: 2.7″, Width: 2.7″.
There are those key adorable must haves. Those items that are just too cute to pass up. Chic but cute – every woman has something like that. This Clare Vivier cross body bag pretty much fits into this category. Great for running around keeping your hands free, these are the best cross body bags travel wise. Perfect for Fall/Winter, the simple yet functional cow skin, is beautiful and soft and fit’s with a great casual wardrobe. HELLO JEANS! ALthough American, Vivier gains her influence from all thing French – minimal and chic. Zip top. Unlined. Stud details. Made in Los Angeles. 6″ width. 4″ height. 2″ depth. 22″ strap length.
As an accessory staple, belt’s can make or break an outfit. Easily change your attire from day to-night. French haute-couture brand Vionnet, is known for their modern spin on a traditional staple. They think outside the box, thing ahead, and surprise with great gusto as it’s bold to go out on limb. This stunning Vionnet striped belt made from brass and leather, is high-waisted to make a statement. The oval shape is alluring with its blended curves, while the marbling of the brass allows for a soft effect. The leather belt straps are thinner allowing the buckle to be the star of the show. Vionnet was established back in Paris 1912. Height 5.1″.
Patterns are pretty simple to agree on. You either like them or you don’t. Eternally chic, polka dots don’t go out of style thankfully. Once again COMME des GARÇONS’ wows us with fun playful patterns, and the biggest draw to this pouch, is that it’s not black. The Gray color is what pulls one in. Its unique. It ideally fit’s into bigger tote bags, but honestly use how you see fit. Works great for travel, on the run, and a perfect anytime pouch as well. Features a gold-tone zip-fastening top. Leather. 22cm x 16cm x 1cm.
I love a good market bag, but even better is a market bag that has finesse, a juxtaposition of different materials, and more importantly is a contributor to fair trade. Handcrafted by a women’s co-op in Bangladesh & then finished in California, this Virginia market bag is stylish, chic, reusable, and made from 100% natural golden jute fiber. With a waterproof lining for inner protection, the vegetable-dyed leather straps elevate the bag to another level. It is no longer just a market bag. Excellently minimal, this woven market bag is exclusive to Apolis + Need Supply Co. 12″ width. 17″ height. 8″ depth. 6″ x 7″ inside pocket.