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For your red carpet moment, the perfect luxe clutch is essential. Amanda Joy’s gorgeous exotic skins and quality leather clutches are classic and elegant, a worth-the-splurge purchase at about $1000 each. The collection represents Amanda’s unfussy approach to design, mixing beautiful clean lines and deliberate details to complement the minimalist use of hardware and embellishments. The bags are all manufactured in New York City, using the finest exotic sins and French and Italian leathers. Right now, Amanda Joy is having an e-commerce sale. If a designer clutch is on your shopping list, head over to for 50% off the entire collection during the winter sale!


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suspender-drawstring-top-11_600_900.jpgWe get that suspenders are trendy in a hipster-chic kinda way, but they sure are uncomfortable and just add another hassle to your morning as you get dressed. That’s why we instantly loved this effortlessly cool top from Mikkat Market with built in faux suspenders (they even criss cross in the back). Get the style without the stress, and it’s under $50!

Suspender Drawstring Top, $42 at

Sulu_Collection_Thumb.jpgInspired by traditional India, Sulu Collection’s hand embroidered tunics make us long for summer. They would be so perfectly chic for a day on Nantucket or Cape Cod. From stunning bead work, metals, leather, appliques, tie dyes, and hand block prints, each tunic by designer Sulu Grant is one-of-a-kind. To see more pieces and find out how you can start stocking up for warmer days, visit


By_Chance_Spring_2012_thumb.jpgLaunching for Spring 2012, By Chance is sure to be our new go-to for stylish and feminine casual pieces. The line consists exclusively of tops and dresses, all designed to complement and complete the modern girl’s wardrobe. The designer, Marissa Senzon, is a former sales showroom executive so she knows what women really want to buy: the perfect go-with-anything tops, tanks and dresses that can be layered and accessorized to fit any style. Take a sneak peak at the By Chance lookbook below and let us know what you think!


item-90398-4e61646cb2d27-m.jpgThe style name for this Gina Michele handbag, “Almost Famous,” is a perfect pick since we’ve seen tons of LA celebs running about sporting a similar style. This style from Smashing Darling is eco-friendly, upcylced from vintage suede jackets with a cotton lining of vintage French postcard print. The suede fringe is all cut by hand, and the bag has a worn-in look. 

Almost Famous Suede Fringed Bag in Caramel - $249 at

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