Red Valentino

Are We There Yet?

Yes, indeed we are. Yesterday was the first day back to reality after squeezing every last drop from the final moments of the Labor…

Paula Cadermartori

Sole Sister

As we inch slowly into September, it’s clear that fall has arrived whether we like it or not. Time to pull out our vast…

Daniela Villegas


While I am not a fan of the creepy crawlies, I must admit there is something really charming about Daniela Villegas‘ jewels. Beetle-Jewels to…

Ines Figaredo

Here’s Looking At You

One is not likely to say that Spanish handbag designer Ines Figaredo holds back. Her work clearly exhibits an outrageous sense of play and…

Thirteen 31

The Bride Wore Black

Even though I’ve been married for about 1,000 years, I’m not one for following traditions. When it came time for me to choose my…


Turned On

With the flick of a switch or by simple sound activation, you too can trip the light fantastic with a bag that illuminates, glows…


Good Humor

If you’re a bit of a freak for trompe l’oeil design and double-take details like me, then you should get more than a kick…


Think Pink!

Elsa Schiaparelli was more than just a designer, a couturier, a dressmaker. Her unbelievable resume, if you will, spans decades of highly original creation…

Versace Atelier

Haute Hippie

Landing somewhere between heavenly hippie nymphs and a Stevie Nicks revival, the Versace Atelier collection shown yesterday in Paris was an airy fairy affair….