We recently learned from Chanel that Christy Turlington will be the face for their Spring handbag campaign of the “East-West Bag”, as photographed by none other than Karl Lagerfeld. Christy became famous in the late 80s as a model for Calvin Klein, still pulls off gorgeous looks twenty years later.
Archives for: February 2008
Lindsay Lohan and her python bag
I am delighted that we have not seen *much* of Lindsay Lohan after her countless problems and rehab stint. Sure we saw here in Italy with many Italian men, and here and there in the clubs drinking some grape juice with a kick, but she has been laying low (all things considered).
The Purse Forum and Belen Echandia present tPF’s February Giveaway!!!
What’s there to win?
Jackie Cawthra is the creative director behind this London based company. With a huge following, the Belen Echandia Love Me Mini has captured the attention of many and is tPF’s February Bag Giveaway!
Kate Moss with her Green Croc Bag
There is something so stunning about a pop of color on an exotic bag. Hermes does color amazingly and many other brands continue to work on their ability to color their leathers and materials perfectly.
After the tremendous success and response to our first post on the D’Angel Tia Tote, Lux Couture sold out within hours. Because of the high popularity of the bag, Sari Brown from Lux Couture will be taking orders on this bag.
Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Sac Baxter PM
Am I the only one that immediately thinks of Anchorman when I hear of a dog named Baxter? Ok, so maybe you did not like the movie, maybe you did not see it, but those of you that did will understand how hard it is to hear Baxter and not think of Will Ferrell’s trusty dog.
The official handbag sponsor of the 50th Annual Grammy’s was The SAK. The SAK treated performers and presenters to a variety of their handbags, including a first shot at grabbing The SAK Ashbury Shopper in Graffiti.
Jimmy Choo Face Clutch
Jimmy Choo’s Tamara Mellon teamed up with Richard Phillips to create two Limited Edition art bags for the Spring/Summer 08 handbag line. The first bag, the Jimmy Choo Face Canvas Bag, was not accepted widely by all of you.
Mulberry Antony Messenger Bag
I have been a fan of this Mulberry bag from day one. It is small, practical, and cute. It is like the perfect tourist bag and the perfect bag if you do not have young children.
Furla Elisabeth Medium Shoulder Bag
Croc-embossed leather has the ability of looking pretty chic or looking cheap. I have run into many bags that are croc-embossed and pull it off beautifully. But those that do not, well they just look quite tacky if you ask me.