Monday, November 28

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The Only Bags Worth Investing in Right Now
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The Only Bags Worth Investing in Right Now

When it comes to investing in a luxury handbag, it's obviously important to find a style you really, truly love. Equally important (and often overlooked) is educating yourself on which handbags will hold their value and never go out of style. The exclusive Birkin, for example, is forecasted to double in value in the next 10 years. But that's not the only bag worth scooping up. To give you a sense of the bags worth your money, we tapped the experts at LePrix (the trusted online destination for pre-owned luxury) to spill on the styles you need to try. "To get the most resale value for your investment bag, I only have one piece of advice: Invest in the holy trinity—Chanel, Louis Vuitton, and Hermès. While the value of luxury handbags can fluctuate due to trends or buzz, these three iconic bra...
The 50 Best Gifts for Girlfriends at Every Price Point
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The 50 Best Gifts for Girlfriends at Every Price Point

Photo: Who What Wear Self-awareness is the cornerstone of growth, so it's time for me to admit something. I am one of those hard-to-shop-for girlfriends. Ever since I was young, I've been picky about everything I own, which has made the process of gift giving challenging for my loved ones. Unfortunately for my partner, that pickiness has only worsened with age. (Blame it on my career path.) I've...
70 Chic Gifts From Our Favorite Black-Owned Fashion Brands
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70 Chic Gifts From Our Favorite Black-Owned Fashion Brands

Photo: Who What Wear There’s an old adage around gifts that states, “It’s the thought that counts,” and in many ways, this holds to be both true and false. This year’s holiday season and gifts will (and should) be different because anything we buy at this moment in time will directly affect the businesses we’re buying from. And at this moment in time, it’s more important than ever to support Bla...
The Most Popular Luxury Brands and Items of 2022
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The Most Popular Luxury Brands and Items of 2022

Life as we knew it may never be the same post-pandemic, but in some ways, things finally feel sort of normal again. In-person events are back in full force, people are traveling more than ever, and the days when we thought we were done with heels are long gone. In fact, in stark contrast to the pandemic-era house shoes, one of the biggest shoe trends to emerge this year was sky-high platforms. People are ready to shop for things to see and be seen in.Despite the ever-present concerns about the economy and the sharply rising prices due to inflation, luxury shopping has had a banner year. The strength of the U.S. dollar certainly hasn't hurt. To provide a bit of context Business of Fashi...
Oversized Bags Are Fall’s Biggest Trend—Here’s 36 to Buy RN
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Oversized Bags Are Fall’s Biggest Trend—Here’s 36 to Buy RN

Photo: Courtesy of Brandon Maxwell; Courtesy of Salvatore Ferragamo; Courtesy Alejandra Alonso Rojas; Courtesy of Salvatore Ferragamo; Courtesy of Brandon Maxwell Much to the dismay of my family, friends, and partner, mini bags had a gorilla grip on me the past few seasons. You could not convince me that buying a purse that only fit my credit cards and chapstick was a bad buy—I went to bat for m...
6 Key Pieces to Look Like a French Girl This Summer
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6 Key Pieces to Look Like a French Girl This Summer

Sure everyone goes on vacation, but when the French embark on their getaways it's just different. True to the stereotype that French girls exude another level of chic, their resort wardrobes have also followed suit this season. From their elegant swimwear to effortless daytime outfits, my favorite French fashion people have mastered how to look sophisticated on vacation, which is exactly how I want to look right about now. Although I currently don't have some exotic trip planned, I'm keeping notes just in case my mome...
10 Extra-Hot Buys Everyone Is After RN, According to Personal Shoppers
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10 Extra-Hot Buys Everyone Is After RN, According to Personal Shoppers

I don't know about you, but nothing gets me motivated more than tracking down a rare or hard-to-find fashion item. Once I set my mind on buying something, I'll open up countless tabs in my browser, scroll through pages upon pages, and even call around to nearby stores that might have what I'm looking for. Anyone with an obsessive tendency knows that there's a certain thrill in the chase, and while sourcing these elusive fashion items might just be a hobby for some, like me, personal shoppers call it a full-time job.Speaking of these personal shoppers, I caught up with three experts who have far more experience with sourcing sought-after fashion items than I do. I tapped Threads Styling Editor in Chief Rachel Ingram, luxury personal stylist Sherry Farrahi, and stylist and shopper Alexa Esha...