3 posts tagged with Theyskens Theory

It’s no secret that I love expensive things, but what I love even MORE is expensive stuff on discount. One of the dangers of working at a fashion site is acute awareness of all the …

It wasn’t all that long ago that those of us on the PurseBlog team were shopping for school bags ourselves. I’m the baby of the group, and since it’s August (side note: how?), this marks …

Images via Vogue.com

We didn’t talk much about the maiden voyage of the Theyskens’ Theory handbag line, mostly because there was so much buzz and discussion around the clothes themselves that the shoes and accessories got a bit lost in the grand shuffle. Now that we’re on to the second season of the brilliant Olivier Theyskens’ residence at Theory, we can get down to the nitty gritty. Namely, Theyskens’ Theory Spring 2012 handbags.

As Chioma Nnadi said in her Vogue.com review of the ready-to-wear collection, Theyskens has done well to zone in on the street uniform of his new home of New York City and make that the basis of his collection. That also holds true for the line’s handbags; the smallish, structured crossbodies are a mainstay of cool New York girls, and mixing in a few shoulder totes and backpacks gives the collection just enough variety. The price points for Theyskens’ Theory are good, so if you see something you like, you should definitely add it to your mental list for spring. (more…)