To kick off the holiday season, we’ll be offering one of our best giveaways to date – an Hermes Birkin! What better way to begin the New Year than with the world’s most coveted accessory? This is truly the Holy Grail for us Bag Snobs. Bella Bag has generously sponsored the giveaway of a 35 cm gold with gold hardware (value: $9,250) that’s guaranteed to coordinate with pretty much everything in your closet, which is convenient because you’ll never want to put it down!
By participating in the contest, you’re agreeing to opt in to receive e-mail newsletters from Bag Snob and our sponsor, Bella Bag. To double your chances, follow the vintage bag retailer on Facebook and Twitter. The contest will end on December 31st at midnight when a random computerized drawing will select the winner. U.S. residents only, please. Thank you to Bella Bag for sponsoring such a gorgeous giveaway. The pre-owned bag purveyor has a showroom in Atlanta, but their website is just as much a mecca. Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent…it’s a treasure trove! And did I mention their Black Friday specials are still available?
Auctions are some of the best places to find unique pieces, and Heritage Auctions, the “World’s Largest Collectibles Auctioneer” has more than a few exotic, noteworthy collectibles from the likes of much-loved brands Hermès, Chanel, and Cartier. It’s time to make your list for Santa – just make sure he knows the bidding ends on December 9th and 10th!
Hermès Crocodile Kelly Backpack ($4,000): An unusual Hermès is the backpack. With elegant croc texture, this is a far cry from the simple backpack you toted in high school.
Chanel Stingray and Black Leather Boy Bag ($3,000): Kelly and I can’t get enough of Boy bags, from the chained up to this basic black (but decidedly far from basic stingray paneling).
Hermès Lizard Constance Bag ($13,000): Red for the holidays! The lizard offers a nice dose of rich texture to the classic bag, making this a must-have whether you’ve already started your Hermes collection or are just beginning.
Hermès Birkin ($11,000): Who can resist the charm of a Birkin? This forest green version is just right for the season, although not so specific you can’t tote it every other time of the year.
Hermès Alligator, Ostrich, and Lizard Kelly ($32,500): Called the “Grand Marriage” for its masterful mix of alligator, ostrich, and lizard, this limited edition Kelly is not one
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A little playful, a little naughty. Always exciting.
Pink with black, all tied up.
Instantly recognizable, universally covetable.
In creating this fragrance, our perfumers were inspired by the duality of the corset— the interplay of delicacy and strength. The end result is Forever Sexy, a unique combination of weightless florals and tantalizing warm notes.
Italian Belladonna Orange sparkles with energy. A hint of Creamy Coconut gives Solar Gardenia and Jasmine Petals an ethereal effect.
Our Golden Amber accord—a VS exclusive—blends with woody notes to anchor the fragrance in deep sensuality. Warm and captivating, Forever Sexy has a second-skin effect that’s undeniably addictive.
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Because sexy is always the perfect accessory.
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Forever Sexy. Forever Victoria’s Secret.
Luxe lotion for rich moisture and sensual scent.
Sheer fragrance mist offers a lighter rendition of the sensual scent.
FRAGRANCE FAMILY: Warm
NOTES: Belladonna Orange, Solar Gardenia, Golden Amber
The combination of delicate tulle and ultrasexy corset lacing up the back of the bottle. Inspired by our lingerie, it’s passionate, playful and totally iconic.
Our exclusive Golden Amber accord is one of the most expensive ingredients in a perfumer’s palette, giving this fragrance a luxe, deep warmth.Other Brands
are taking a turn for the luxe this fall, though a busy girl favorite remains prevalent for the season—backpacks. No longer exclusive to middle-school students, a sleek pack slung over your shoulders is a pragmatic alternative to totes and carryalls. The key to ensuring grown-up vibes? Choosing styles that employ structure and elegant details (namely forgo the key chains, buttons and patches). From minimalist to bohemian to embellished, here are 15 sophisticated backpacks for every style and budget.
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Tag: BAGFashion Gossip Girl's Serena van der Woodsen seemingly had it all: luscious locks, the ability to breeze through life, and Brooklyn boy Dan Humphrey (for the most part). But the girl with the wardrobe we're still lusting after, even after all these years? — and it seems we're not alone. When she's not , 's been channeling her alter ego's BFF, stepping out in outfits eerily similar to Queen B's. Scroll through for the side-by-side comparison, then revisit some of .