Archive for April 23rd, 2009

Coachella: Street and Bohemian Fashion

Coachella: Street and Bohemian Fashion

The Coachella Music and Arts Festival is a celebration of art in all its forms: music, visual arts (installation art and sculptures), and fashion. Yes fashion. And we’re not talking stick-thin Slavic teens walking down runways here. We’re talking about “everyday people” fashion. The results are truly awesome once you give art the freedom to rein.Street and Bohemian Chic was all the rage as Coachella officially declared the summer season open. With that, below are some of the trends that fashiona…

Louis Vuitton Python Interior Embroidered Denim Purse

Louis Vuitton Python Interior Embroidered Denim Purse

A.K.A. Monogram Denim Bijou Pochette. Sure there are the interlocking LV’s. But apart from that, you wouldn’t even know it’s a Louis Vuitton bag, so I don’t know if that’s a good thing. At first glance, I thought the purse looked rather messy, with all the intertwined beads on the chain handle. Adding the feather pompon on the (engraved) brass zipper pull is a bit much. But after a second (longer) look, it seemed… cuter. It’s made of denim Bijou canvass, metallic leather trimmings lambskin an…

Cole Haan Ostrich Satchel

Cole Haan Ostrich Satchel

From the Cole Haan’s eponymous collection comes this luxurious and exotic handbag that has been recommended by fashion bibles such as Elle magazine. Cole Haan’s Ostrich satchel is made from genuine Italian ostrich, with braided handles. It’s a very plain handbag, yet it’s classic shape and lack of adornments show off the simple elegance of the ivory ostrich and pale gold hardware perfectly. It has top double zip closure, plus leather pulls. Inside, it has soft ultra suede lining, an interior zi…

Finding The Right Boyfriend Jeans

Finding The Right Boyfriend Jeans

No we’re not turning into transvestites, we just love all things boyfriend-related… I guess. Following the boyfriend top – you know, the big-ish checkered button downs – trend, we now move on to jeans. I’m guessing some trendsetter loved seeing a pair of worn out jeans on her man so much she wanted one for herself (either she took his or bought small-sized pair). But let’s not talk about the boyfriend jeans’ origins. Instead, let’s talk about this new trend that already has names like Katie H…