Although Balenciaga bags weren’t how my interest in accessories started, they played a big role in sucking me into a full-on obsession. It was the mid-2000s, and any fashionable woman who fancied herself the least bit edgy was at least considering adding one to her collection.
We have plenty happening on TalkShoes, so let’s get to it! Now that the warmer weather has finally arrived, that only means one thing: time for crazy, kaleidoscopic shoes. You won’t believe which shoes Kendall Jenner decided to wear to a basketball game last week; even though they may not be practical, she looked amazing, as always. Our editor also picked her favorite shoes from mytheresa.com for under $500. After watching Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards, we picked the 10 best shoe looks that hit the red carpet. Before we go, don’t forget to follow TalkShoes on Instagram to get your daily dose of pretty shoes!
Raf Simons’ tenure at Dior has been a godsend for the brand’s accessories department. The designer’s handbag team churns out interesting pieces left and right, both new shapes and inventive takes on old favorites. The Christian Dior Lady Dior Bag is probably the oldest of these favorites, and it has a relatively new, modern competitor: the Christian Dior Diorissimo Bag.
This week on PurseBlog Picks, Megs is preparing (and cheering) for the warm and sunny days ahead! April showers certainly bring beautiful May flowers, but these blooming florals can leave us with puffy eyes caused from allergies. Megs recommends the La Prairie Cellular Revitalizing Eye Gel and this cooling gel will instantly rid that stubborn morning puffiness.
It’s rare that the diamond-encrusted version of something costs less than its original version, but Hermès is a rare company indeed. It’s worth noting, of course, that the diamond-encrusted versions of the brand’s popular Birkin, Kelly and Constance bags are meant to be worn around one’s neck and are therefore very small, but still: diamonds.
Gucci continues to lure in shoppers with beautiful bags every season and one of the most coveted staples is the Soho Disco Bag. The bag is so loved that there is a Soho Disco Bag club on the PurseForum and if you follow us on Instagram, you’ve seen my red Disco make an appearance time and time again.