With a clean gold-tone cylinder lock serving as the only detail and singular focal point on this discreet foldover clutch, Balenciaga is showing off a minimal new turn – and they have my blessing! The flap shape, which tapers into a soft V, enhances the lock hardware, letting you know it’s designed to be the shiny centerpiece. So simple and elegant, it makes the motorcycle bags of seasons past look cluttered, almost disheveled. But the brand hasn’t strayed completely from their roots
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Bows are likely to follow a woman through her lifetime. Many of us grew up with up with ribbons tied in our hair, and how many of us have at least a few pairs of bow-embellished pumps in our shoe closet? But the bow on a bag is a tricky bid, one that can end up a big flop
Just when I thought I had seen everything when it comes to clutches (glow-in-the-dark! handcuffs!), leave it to wildly creative kook Christopher Kane to throw us for a real loop. The self-proclaimed neon-lover has just taken things to a new liquid level. Thatâ€™s right.
I love to adorn myself in chic stones â€“ so why shouldnâ€™t I expect my clutches to feel the same way? Sometimes weâ€™re in minimal moods (Iâ€™m more of a sleek and simple kind of girl at the end of the day), but every once in awhile there is no denying more is more â€“ precious stones and crystals and beads galore.
There are the bags we buy out of necessity, the ones we know will eventually get creased and worn in and eventually pass their prime. This is not one of those bags. Matthew Williamson â€™s embellished clutch would most certainly fall into the category of the goody bag, a fun and frivolous party topper you purchase to lift your spirits and uplift your cocktail wardrobe