Buzz Worthy

During my three-plus years at PurseBlog, I feel like my personal aesthetic has changed drastically. When I started, I gravitated towards mostly whimsical or opulent handbags. Since then, my handbag taste has been fine-tuned to …

Fashion is always a season ahead of whatever the current calendar says. While we may be stocking up on boots and booties and chic sweaters (and matching handbags!), Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman are already …

Even if you’re not familiar with BOYY bags by name, you’ve probably encountered the brand’s designs somewhere along the way. BOYY launched its first collection in 2006 and has been going strong ever since, but …

We may be experiencing an unseasonable mid-October warm snap in New York, but don’t let that fool you: time marches on, and so do the fashion seasons. Fall collections are in stores now, but via …

We love looking out for the Next Big Thing, and while that often means anticipating what our favorite luxury brands will release next, that’s not the full story. We follow along with as many contemporary …

It wasn’t so long ago that $1,500 was a sweet spot for designer bags. In the mid-2000s, sough-after bags like the Chloé Paddington retailed for prices near that magic number, and even as recently as …

Even though it seems like handbags get more and more expensive every season, there’s at least a bit of evidence that prices are leveling out at some levels of the market. Rare Hermès Birkins may …

It may be blindingly hot and humid in New York City today, but in just a couple weeks, that will invariably yield to slightly cooler weather and fall wardrobes. Because of the various and sundry …

As much as we love seasonal colors and prints, it’s hard to deny the everlasting allure of the black handbag. Unless you’re a lady of leisure (lucky!) or the kind of person who’s meticulous about …

My favorite season is summer, but you wouldn’t necessarily know that by looking at me. Almost my entire wardrobe is black and I’m pretty pale, which is usually the hallmark of people who prefer things …

While we’ve all been occupied with sale season (and for good reason), the new arrivals sections at our favorite retailers have been quietly filling up with brand new bags to peruse and contemplate. Many of …

Detecting nascent trends is more art that science. Some bags are everywhere all of a sudden for reasons that don’t have much to do with celebrities or “influencers” (my apologies) objectively liking them, and figuring …