6 posts tagged with Pour la Victoire

With each passing season, finding a beautiful, reasonably priced bag becomes more and more difficult. Handbag prices are ever on the rise, and although we do our best to bring you a weekly dose of …

Seasonal transitions are among the most difficult things to deal with in fashion. It’s cold in the morning, warm by afternoon and then cold again for happy hour, and who knows what it’s going to …

Friday, Friday, Friday! It doesn’t have quite the ring of the “Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!” monster truck show commercials of my youth, but it does mean that the weekend is nigh, and that’s what I’m focusing …

Seeing as John Lennon’s 70th birthday would have been this past weekend, it seems only fitting to discuss the Pour La Victoire Lennon Tattered Leather Satchel. I don’t know for a fact that he was the namesake, but, c’mon…of course he was.

I’m also willing to guess that Proenza Schouler’s famous PS1 bag was a big part of this design’s inspiration. The PS1 has inspired hordes of doppelgangers, and since this one is less literal than most of them, it’s a good alternative if you don’t want to shell out four figures for Proenza’s It Bag. (more…)

Pour La Victoire designs admittedly awesome shoes; from tweaked gladiator sandals to cutout booties, they’re all exceptionally cool. Whenever I stare at their selection on Shopbop, which is often, it’s clear to me that everything they design is gold. But not so fast, Anna. Not so fast.

I wasn’t aware that they were designing handbags as well until I spotted this Pour La Victoire Brown Studded Leather Megan Large Hobo. I’m a bit disappointed, to say the least. Though the shape is nice, when paired with the massive size of the bag it becomes unruly and overbearing. It weighs four pounds- need I say more? (more…)