54 posts tagged with Lookbooks

I love lookbook season. It’s like school picture day, except for handbags. Designers get them all dressed up and ready to be enshrined in their official portraits, and then, when everything has been perfectly color-corrected …

Chanel doesn’t do anything halfway. That’s simply not Karl Largerfeld’s way, and when you’re a brand as powerful and beloved as Chanel, there’s no reason not to do everything you want. For Spring 2017, that …

It’s been a little over a week since we posted Chanel’s mammoth, 115-bag Pre-Collection Spring 2017 handbag lookbook, so we figured that you guys would be ready for some more. (If PurseBlog history demonstrates anything, …

Although we focus our attention mostly on handbags around here, that’s just scratching the surface of the accessories and leather goods that most big designers release in a given season. Wallets and small leather goods …

If your preferred manner of escapism is gazing upon beautiful handbags, then Chanel has come through for you in a big way today. The brand just released its lookbook for Chanel Pre-Collection Spring 2017 bags, …

Givenchy is at an inflection point right now, and I think the brand knows it. For a couple years, the brand could do no wrong–it had legions of adoring celebrity fans who were wearing its …

If you’ve felt recently that Givenchy‘s bag assortment was getting a bit stale, it’s probably not just you. In spite of the massive favor the brand enjoys among tastemaking celebrities and Instagram starlets, Givenchy’s last …

Raf Simons had a very particular viewpoint at Dior from the very beginning: futuristic, architectural, innovative and extremely feminine. His successor, former Valentino co-creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri, has established her own very different viewpoint …

As someone who spends a big part of her job looking at stock photos of handbags, I have a lot of opinions about them. Most online retailers and brands do a pretty disappointing job depicting …

I went to one of Manhattan’s Gucci boutiques this past weekend for the first time since before Alessandro Michele took over the brand’s creative direction several seasons ago, and the first thing that struck me …

Here in New York, we’re just beginning to cruise into the worst phase of the season’s cold weather, and that’s the nicest time of year to see some color. Around now, the city turns into …

If you have old ideas about Tory Burch as a line full of logo medallions and sensible preppiness, it’s probably long past time to be a little more open-minded about what Burch and her team …