NEWS IN ACCESSORIES
“Proenza Schouler is a brand that has followed a very lucrative handbag pattern, road-tested by innumerable other handbag brands in the past: fine a few basic bags that people love and then capitalize on their success for seasons to come by remaking them in different sizes, proportions and structures. Proenza’s primary example of this strategy is the PS1, of course – it comes in every version imaginable, from a billfold to a weekender. The PS11, Proenza’s follow up to the company’s ever-popular handbag debut, hasn’t appeared in quite as many versions, but that seems to be changing. The bag you see above is literally called the Proenza Schouler Tiny PS11 Crossbody!” (via PurseBlog). The strategy seems to be working pretty well: the new Tiny PS11 is already available on Bergdorf Goodman store.
I really like this one by Phillip Lim! A classic model you might say; at least, it is not following the current inflation on luxury handbags by big houses (it’s sold at $825 on La Garconne, which it remains affordable for an it-bag like this one). You did the job, Mr Lim! Read the rest of this entry »
Most of the time, when searching for cool eclectic accessories, either the cool products happen to be overpriced or you basically do not know where to look… What if there was a website that does the job for you, a team that travels to the corners of the globe in search of one of a kind and affordable statement pieces, made by local artisans and emerging designers. Let me then introduce BeeJooS online store!
Founded by a young and talented MIT student, BeeJooS basically serves as an online destination where fashion meets travel, allowing its members to shop eclectic world bazaars and emerging designer accessories right from their homes. I’m pretty sure many of you gonna find what suits your taste in the African spirit, Middle Eastern or even the “European chic” category. Check it out here! Read the rest of this entry »
Welcome to the jungle, Kenzo kids! This season, once again, the Paris line teams up with New Era, the creator of the baseball cap. Bringing the colors and prints of Kenzo Takada‘s legendary Jungle Jap store to a piece of American sportswear history, the 59Fifty, these caps are on my hit list. Read the rest of this entry »
As I was looking for cool stuffs on sale on Oki-ni website, I discovered this cute little jewellery case by historical British luggage maker Globe-Trotter Ltd in collab with Bunney. Yet, it is not as cool as the Louis Vuitton President case, the Globe-Trotter x Bunney Case is well finished and way more affordable! Available here Read the rest of this entry »
You must already have seen these Repossi Berbère earrings on street-style websites (like Jak & Jill) or on celebs. Designed by successful designer Gaia Repossi - currently working on a collab with Alexander Wang, theses Berbère earrings are unique: this is the kind of accessories you want to wear during the fashion week to catch the attention of your fellow fashionistas! Link to Repossi website or on Colette store Read the rest of this entry »
Elegance lies in simplicity: Chloé masterfully embodied that quote into this magnificent Grand Louise Vintage handbag. That’s typically the kind of bag you want to have to accessorize a parisian look with a nice (fragile though) burgundy leather and an handcrafted gold buckle. It also exists in dark green and camel. Available exclusively at Département Féminin Read the rest of this entry »