The Best Neutrals to Have for Your Handbag Collection

If you have ever wondered what colors you should have for your handbags, I hope this post helps you! This color list is based on the advice of my grandmother. You can read the post here on what are the six colors you should have in your wardrobe. She was always practical but had a […]

The Six Basic Neutrals Every Clothes Wardrobe Capsule Should Have Right Now

In this post, I am imparting the must-have neutral colors advice from my grandmother that has always stuck with me. I did go through a period of rebellion where I threw the rule out the window, but I came back to it because ultimately it is practical advice for a wardrobe capsule. Not only is […]

Is It Crazy to Have Handbags in the Same Colorway?

I know a collector of handbags and I spoke to her recently about her pursuit of the purse. In our chat, we talked about many of her handbags being in the same colorway or color scheme. That is, in the same color family – like all black or brown for example. As a fashion expert, […]

Tips on Picking the Perfect Bag

According to the PurseBlog – a website devoted to all thing purse related, today is National Handbag Day. In honor of this occasion, I wanted to share some things to consider when you are getting ready to buy a handbag – designer or consignment, big or small, luxe or moderate. Use for it. Do you […]

Trend Alert: Bag Nesting

I have to slightly scoff at my own headline about the “trend” of bag nesting, since I have been doing it for 20 years! However, it is a notable trend as many of the new ‘generation’ (I’m totally dating myself) have learned what us ‘older’ folks have already been doing for decades. So this post […]

Top Mini Crossbody Handbags 2015-2016

Small is the new big. When I was planning a vacation recently, I knew I needed a mini handbag that I could wear crossbody. I know the freedom it would give me in the airport and would lighten my load when sightseeing. I searched and found the top mini handbags to consider for a vacation […]

Painted Handbags: Hermes or Not

There was a lot of hoopla last week when Kim Kardashian West was spotted with a painted Hermès bag. The bag was painted by her one year old and the world let out a collective gasp! However, there are some facts to consider about the whole deal that may actually give you an idea for […]