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No matter your gender, Coach’s men’s bags are a collection worth paying attention to, and that’s especially true when the brand reaches out to one of its favorite artists for a collaboration. Earlier today, Coach debuted its Men’s Spring 2017 1941 collection, and for a very limited time, you can buy a selection of the bags, accessories and ready-to-wear straight off the runway, including many pieces hand-customized by celebrated Los Angeles-based artist Gary Baseman.
Father’s Day is this weekend, which means it’s time to start thinking about what to get for your dad, husband or any of the other dads in your life. As a broad demographic group, dads aren’t known to be the most stylish people among us, but even if not all of them are great at picking their own ties, most appreciate something nice when it’s put in front of them.
Celeb handbag picks can be tad predictable at times, and truthfully there are very few surprises here. The biggest surprise is that RHONY star Kelly Bensimon wrote a BOOK, for whatever reason. (Expanding her personal brand, most likely.) But Reese Witherspoon and vowel-adverse pop star The Weeknd both managed to intrigue us with their selections this week, plus there’s a mystery bag in play that we could use your help identifying.
Some brands thrive on the seasonal churn that comes with novelty, trend cycles and the constant introduction of new designs, but Bottega Veneta is not among them. Instead, the staid Italian powerhouse has a wide line of functional, beautiful bags that are useful in the lives of real women, and every season, it remixes and reimagines them and occasionally introduces new pieces instead of relying on the press that comes with splashy debuts of new It Bag hopefuls.
Even if you weren’t aware of her in the past, you’ve probably heard a lot about Zendaya in the past year. The teenage singer/actor/model/all-around famous person has a quickly rising star in both entertainment and fashion; so much so, in fact, that Beyoncé tapped her to appear with a handful of other up-and-coming black women in the arts in her Lemonade film.