Sale PSA: Very adorable winking espadrilles from Soludos, now 40% off, a cute short sleeve shearling jacket from Marni, now 63% off, low heeled simple black suede sandals from Steve Madden, now just $42, and a long sleeved black knit top from DVF, now $114.
1. The bag I’m currently eyeing – especially as spring rolls in? This leather “Bellechasse” bag from Saint Laurent, in the tan colorway.
There’s just something I like so much about this bag. It’s kind of like the Celine Box + Hermes Constance + some existing Saint Laurent style, no? The crossbody to shoulder is just so useful and the color is gorgeous for year round (but I especially like it for summer). It fits enough for daily essentials, has a gorgeous suede interior, and the strap is wide enough to be comfortable. I first saw this bag in the canvas and leather version and was very drawn to it, but then thought I might look for an all leather version since I’d worry about the light canvas…and voila! Highly, highly tempted by this one. Tops on my wishlist for spring, along with this Loewe raffia tote a dear friend just showed me and which I now find myself wanting quite badly (of course sold out everywhere).
2. One of my favorite fashion writers, Robin Givhan, and her very smart (and satisfyingly critical) review of the latest Ralph Lauren runway show. Does anyone dress like this anymore? She makes an excellent point, though I have to admit I have a soft spot for that American flag sweater. Continue Reading