Archive for April, 2008

Prada Nappa Weave Tote

Prada Nappa Weave Tote

If you have been a follower of the fabulous Prada brand, you know when I say that its designs are “simple yet edgy.” The same is true when it comes to the Prada handbags, which has been at the top of every fashionista’s wishlist. Its latest creations for Spring 2008 include the Nappa weave tote, a medium purse made from woven nappa leather with detachable shoulder strap. The bag also has double top handles, magnetic snap closure, as well as interior compartments with zip pockets in rayon lining….

Marc Jacobs Iris Sequined Handbag

Marc Jacobs Iris Sequined Handbag

Marc Jacobs presented his Spring 2008 collection with a little hint of quirkiness. Among his themes in the handbag collection, the frog stood out the most and has since become a micro-trend of sorts. You can see metal frogs attached to the purses, and the Iris sequined handbag is a cute example of this. This red number is filled with cute little adornments sewn into the body. The Iris also comes with a zip opening on top, as well as a metallic springlike strap and even a wristband at the back, g…

Choosing Your Wedding Gown

Choosing Your Wedding Gown

Every wedding dress has a different shape that would fit a particular body type, and you need to get yourself acquainted with what styles would look good on you and what are the ones that would be a disaster. Below is a list of common dress styles used on weddings and which body type would look fabulous on them. A-line wedding dress – It is also known as a Princess wedding gown because of its semi-formal appeal. What makes it an A-line dress is its narrower top that flares gently wider towards t…

Choosing the Right Wedding Dress

Choosing the Right Wedding Dress

Because weddings only happen once in a lifetime-that is, if things would turn out right between you and your husband-which is why preparing for this ceremony can be quite a stress, especially when it comes to choosing your wedding dress. Although it is very common for the bride to have an idea what to wear at the wedding, most of the time her style in mind does not flatter her body at all. Remember that a wedding gown should be able to hide your flaws, making you the most beautiful woman in the …

How to Choose a Bridesmaid Dress

How to Choose a Bridesmaid Dress

One of the stressing decisions in preparing for a wedding is choosing what the bridesmaids would wear. Most of the time the bridesmaids were subjected to wear overly-decorated and unflattering gowns, which should not be the case. Like the bridal dress, bridesmaid dresses should be attractive and fitting. Here are some useful tips in choosing a bridesmaid dress that does not make the bridesmaids hate the bride. Consider the bridesmaids as a whole when choosing color Look at your bridesmaids’ phys…

Best Places to Buy Designer Handbags Online

If you are fond of designer handbags, you may be able to check the best and the most current styles always made available online. There are a number of blogs as well as fashion websites that cater solely in reviewing the most fashionable and trendy designer handbags when they ever come out. The Internet may be the most convenient way for you to get updated on the latest styles and trends all over the fashion world when it cones to designer handbags. This online convenience may not be as widely a…

How to Buy a Wedding Dress

How to Buy a Wedding Dress

The bride is considered as “the centerpiece” of a wedding, and her dress should be the most gorgeous in the ceremony. This makes a tough and lengthy decision on what style of wedding dress to choose. Everything has to take into consideration, such as the opinions of your family and friends, and you might get overwhelmed. As a bride, try not to stress yourself too much on this momentous occasion. Take a deep breath, relax, and follow these tips when buying a wedding dress. Define your budget This…

Tod's Designer Profile

Tod's Designer Profile

Although not exactly a popular brand in the United States, Tod’s is one of the most sought-after luxury handbag brands with stores in 31 countries around the world. It has held a long tradition of putting together the most precious materials with extraordinary craftsmanship and exceptional design, making every Tod’s product a luxurious treat.Tod’s began as a family shoemaking business in the 1920s, which was founded by Italian Filipo Della Valle. During the 1970s, his grandson Diego Della Valle …

Burberry Alligator Warrior

Burberry Alligator Warrior

Not all Burberry handbags appear in the usual Check pattern. Nevertheless, those bags that do not have the brand’s traditional pattern that made Burberry famous have also attracted a lot of attention to handbag watchers like us, such as this $22,000 Alligator Warrior. As seen in the runway, this purse is made of exotic alligator skin filled with medal studs. It may not look like alligator in the photos, but the leather is more obvious at a closer look. The bag also features an adjustable should…

Nancy Gonzalez Shiny Croc Tote

Nancy Gonzalez Shiny Croc Tote

Colombian-based designer Nancy Gonzalez has instantly gotten the attention of many fashion watchers with her exquisite accessory line. And although she has her share of neutrals, it is her choice of bold and bright colors that has gotten handbag enthusiasts crazy, especially when it comes to her exotic purses. The Nancy Gonzales Shiny Croc Tote is one of her most eye-catching creations. Made of Caiman fuscus crocodile leather, this bright violet tote is a total stand-out (note that this is also…