YOOX Giveaway

yoox.com occupies a very particular place in the online shopping world: the site specializes in the one that got away. Whether it’s Miu Miu runway shoes that you shouldn’t have passed up on sale last season or a Dolce & Gabbana coat that appeared in your favorite editorial of the past decade, you might be able to find it (at a discount) in the incredible designer archive that is yoox.com.

We all have those dream pieces that nag at us, and that’s why we’ve teamed up with yoox.com to make that dream come true for one reader. Enter from now through November 26 at 11:59pm EST and you might win a gift card for $1,500 to go on a little shopping spree. You’ll finally know what it feels like to chase down the one that got away.

Enter to Win a $1,500 YOOX Gift Card Now!

[Giveaway open to US residents ages 18 and older, one entry per person.]

eBay Designer Handbags November 19

We hope you are ready for some great bags, because we sure found some stunners on eBay this week. There is a beautiful Chanel Jumbo Flap in delicious red caviar up for grabs, as well as unique bags from Bottega Veneta, Hermès and Proenza Schouler. Happy shopping! Read More…

Heritage Auctions Holiday Handbags and Accessories Auctions

Heritage Auctions pioneered the resale of rare designer bags in the auction world, and that means that the Dallas-based auction house has the experience and client list to source not just hard-to-find bags, but also the kind of VIP-only, limited edition and special order pieces that are only ever offered to extremely dedicated and loyal customers at luxury brands’ boutiques. At the Heritage Auctions Holiday Luxury Accessories Signature Auction, you have the chance to add them to your collection. Read More…

Mansur Gavriel x Opening Ceremony Silver Bags

Mansur Gavriel bags are already incredibly hard to get your hands on. The tales of wait lists and eBay hunts for the accessibly priced line are well known in fashion circles at this point, and now the brand has introduced something even more rare and special: four of its most-loved bags in silver saffiano leather, available only at Opening Ceremony.

Celebrity Bags of the Week November 18

You love celebs. You really love round-ups. So now, in lieu of our usual daily celeb features, we’ll be presenting our readers with a twice-weekly bag-carrying celeb smorgasbord. There’s something for everyone, so if you suffer from Kardashian fatigue, or Real Housewife fatigue, or Birkin fatigue (highly scientific studies show that they are all irrevocably linked), there are plenty of other attractive celebs carrying gorgeous designer bags upon which to rest your gaze.

Gifts for Mom 2014

Look, here’s the thing: the best advice I can give you on getting a gift for your mom, or for the moms around you, is that you should just buy them the nicest thing that you can afford and that you think they will enjoy.

acb5780db84a73661d32c9b2f24d2660Head over to Twitter today at 2pm EST for our weekly #pursechat on to talk bags and accessories with the PurseBlog team! Join the chat by following us on Twitter and using the hashtag #pursechat to submit questions, share your opinions and talk all things accessory related.

Th Row Bucket 10 Bag

It’s been clear from the jump that affordable bags were never going to be The Row’s stock-in-trade. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have built an upstart powerhouse by using the finest materials available to reinvent basics ranging from black blazers to cable-knit sweaters, and the duo’s $34,000 alligator backpack launched a trend almost single-handedly.

55 Must-See Chanel Bags on Instagram (56)

It’s no secret that Instagram is one of our favorite phone-based pastimes. We check it countless times throughout the day, get lost in a sea of pretty pictures more often than we care to admit and upload multiple photos on a daily basis.

Celine-Nano-Luggage-Review-2

When a newly revitalized Céline debuted the Luggage Tote in 2010 under the direction of industry heavyweight Phoebe Philo, it wasn’t immediately clear that the design would turn into the industry-altering heavyweight that it has. At first, the bag was relatively easily available on the stores of shelves that had carried the brand before its relaunch, and you could even buy it online.