Sale PSA: Additional markdowns have been taken on designer at almost all major sites. My picks include a beautiful floral print leather bamboo shopper from Gucci, now under $1400, a baby blue Burberry trench coat, now under $600, flatform slingback wedges from Pedro Garcia, now $210, an A-line Stella McCartney short trench coat, now under $600, and the incredibly versatile Bottega Cervo hobo in a luscious shade of cobalt, now under $1200.
Update that Matches has now taken additional cuts too – my picks are a classic Stella McCartney curved hem black jacket, now 60% off, a monogram velvet (!!) crossbody bag from Saint Laurent, now under $800, a gorgeous macrame lace dress from Zimmerman, now 60% off, and a Fendi double baguette crossbody bag, now $1050.
Today, I wanted to share a new bag I recently added to which I’ve already been getting good use out of – the Goyard Anjou tote. I’d been eyeing the Anjou since it came out last winter, and loved the concept – the same size and dimensions as the classic Goyard St. Louis tote, but entirely leather lined, making it not only more sturdy…but (…..drumroll….) also reversible!
I was torn over what color to choose for the Anjou – I couldn’t decide between the green, red, and navy. So naturally I copped out once I had to make a decision and got the black (who else can relate?) in the PM size. It also drives me crazy that Goyard charges 30% more for colors than it does for black. I’ve never heard a logical explanation for this. So the black was the economical choice as well, though something tells me I might be adding a color down the line anyway. Sigh.
As those who are familiar with Goyard know, there are two standard black configurations – solid black, and black with tan. I chose the black with tan for the Anjou – I liked the visible contrast leather piping along the sides, and the tan leather makes it versatile for spring/summer. Continue Reading