This year is the year of the woman – are you ready for it? Let’s face the facts: you’re strong, motivated and determined. Whether you realize it or not, you hold onto a lot of power in the world. Match your attitude and your dedication to success with the ideal it-bag to carry you through this season.
Stripes are sweeping into every glossy magazine this season as the must-have trend. Wear strong stripes with confidence and strap on the red Ophidia shoulder bag at Gucci. Crafted in suede with an inlaid stripe detail, the petite bag has a dome shape that’s reminiscent of Gucci’s vintage designs. To top off this brave and confident piece, the bag is adorned with gilded double G logos – a stamp of prestige in the fashion world – and a comfortable leather strap.
Ophidia Small Shoulder Bag at Gucci, $1,750
Pretty Little Pixie
Chloé’s equestrian flair never seems to run dry. The ‘Pixie,’ the fashion house’s statement bag of the season, blends old world elegance with rugged hardware in this riding bag. The unique double bracelet handles, one smooth and one faceted, resemble golden horseshoes in a compelling way. Half-moon panels in smooth suede and leather marry texture in an interesting and feminine way. You’ll want to race to the finish line to add this to your closet.
Small Pixie Bag at Chloé (located inside Bloomingdale’s), $1,550
Mini and Metallic
Givenchy’s mini ‘Antigona’ bag is angular and edgy, featuring a trapezoid shape and triangular front patch. The metallic finish makes this fun handbag a shoe-in for our top seasonal accessories. Who knew geometry would be our favorite subject?
Mini Antigona Bag in Grained Leather at Givenchy, $1,890
Born to Buckle
Buckle up and enjoy the ride! Prada’s ‘Cahier’ leather clutch combines modern romance with a nearly country western splash. The pale pink clutch is the perfect color pop to add to enhance your weekend style and elevate even the most casual of looks. Wear this bag on your next date night as a wristlet or shoulder bag.
Prada Cahier Leather Clutch Bag at Prada (located inside Bloomingdale’s), $1,970
Travel from point A to point B with class, distinction and plenty of room for your daily needs. Louis Vuitton’s ‘Capucines PM’ bag is a vision in red taurillon leather. Whether you’re attending a lecture at the local art museum or cozying up with a book at your favorite coffee shop, this purse turns even the most routine outings into magnificent ones.
Capucines PM at Louis Vuitton, $4,800