Sometimes I spend hours getting lost on the PurseForum. We started the forum in 2005 to have a community where handbag lovers around the world could share everything and anything bag-related. Over the past seven …
Mother Nature decided to send a downpour of rain with a mix of wind and a sprinkling of downright nasty to NYC today. I’ve been stuck inside desperately trying to find a way to boost my spirit and keep me moving while the weather is so drab.
This Chanel bag will bring a smile and an intense sense of yearning to everyone who sets their eyes on it. No matter what it looks like outside my window, the Chanel Classic Flap in Gold Alligator makes everything right in my world today. (more…)
The Northeast prepares for the arrival of fall with a bout of dreary, rainy, grey weather. It is the perfect cuddle under a blanket drinking coffee while watching all of your favorite shows return weather. …
All I have to say is I absolutely adore everything about the Chanel Classic Flap Bag in semi-matte alligator skin from the Paris Shanghai collection.
Sometimes a picture truly is worth a thousand words, especially when it comes to an exotic Chanel bag. And for those asking the price, $28,350.
The fall/winter 2009/2010 collection from Chanel is now available in Chanel boutiques. Channeling the winter months, Chanel brings in heavy materials, tweed, and a splash of color with the perfect green and pink.
The leather shoulder strap on the green and pink tweed bags is a departure from the classic chain strap, yet I find myself wanting to see the tweed bag with a chain strap rather than smooth leather strap (like the last photo below). My pick for Fall/Winter is the Chanel Extra Large Tweed Flap with the chain shoulder strap. The tweed is reminiscent of Chanel classic suits as is the quilted finish and chain strap. There is also the classical flap with interlaced ribbons which continues to bring dimension to the bag while offering a horizontal pattern rather than the expected diagonal. To view the collection visit Chanel online. (more…)
Timeless, classic, elegant, recognizable. All of these words describe the house of Chanel. The Chanel Classic Flap bag has become synonymous and iconic to Chanel. Every woman years to have a Classic Flap in her collection. Some collectors have exorbitant amount of Flap bags. And while the Classic Flap’s beauty speaks for itself, and the style needs no introduction, there are ways that the bag can be dressed up even further.
Bypassing merely being an exotic skin bag, the Chanel Classic Flap in Alligator is embroidered with pearls by La Maison Lesage. This is the ultimate luxury when it comes to the Chanel Classic Flap Bag. There is not much else to say; the timeless style dresses up with pearl embroidery detail on top of luscious alligator skin. This bag is from the Chanel Cruise 2008/2009. Inquire further through Chanel about purchasing this item, 800-550-0005. Price of this beautiful collectors piece is $34,500.
Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel said, “Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” What is happening in the world of Chanel right now is a new concept Boutique at 125 North Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles. The idea behind this store is different and more innovative than the others, offering a “tightly focused and constantly renewed selection of products, hand chosen from the world of CHANEL and shown in a dynamic environment to offer a new point of view”. This boutique will always be one step ahead, offering an image of what Karl Lagerfeld has up his sleeve for the next season. Chanel continues to reinvent itself and up its game, making it stand in the forefront of luxury designers worldwide. And with the opening of this store comes a line of Chanel items exclusively available at this new boutique. Each item is available at the Robertson Boulevard Chanel boutique and you can call 800-550-0005 for more information. (more…)
We are very late and slow this week! We will continue being late and slow while on vacation, but no worries, we have not forgotten you! Read up on some of the latest and greatest around the web while we enjoy our vacation.
And of course, do not forget to sign up for our fabulous December giveaway! Grand prize is a Chanel Classic Flap Bag. Second place is a $1000 gift card to Hayden Harnett, and 3rd place is a clutch from Lux Couture!
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