Bag Bunch Online Handbag Fashion Magazine Expands With New Designer Reviews

Bag Bunch, a popular online fashion magazine devoted to hand bag styles and trends, has released new reviews of some of this year’s trending new and vintage designer handbags.

The team of fashion writers and handbag devotees behind Bag Bunch has road-tested and reviewed new and vintage designer bags by big high-fashion brands like Miu Miu, Prada, Guess, Stella McCartney, Chloé, Valentino, Balenciaga, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, and more. In their new comprehensive reviews, they offer interested readers the industry low down on each bag, discuss its style, color and material, outline its price, and give their honest review of value-for-money, style, versatility, practicality, and more.

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The team behind Bag Bunch appreciates that a high-fashion handbag represents a big investment for most shoppers, with Teen Vogue revealing that the average cost for a luxury handbag is

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Top Designers In Icons Of British Fashion Exhibition At Blenheim Palace

Home to the Dukes of Marlborough since 1705, Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. Set in over 2,000 acres of Lancelot “Capability” Brown landscaped parkland and designed by Sir John Vanbrugh, who also designed Castle Howard, Yorkshire, this imposing palace is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. The Baroque style palace is a fittingly grand location for an exhibition celebrating figures from fashion, one of the UK’s most successful industries. The just opened Icons of British Fashion features a line-up of world-class designers and labels, with each fashion house taking over a significant room.

Blenheim Palace’s Largest Exhibition

Blenheim Palace has collaborated with some of Britain’s most well-known fashion designers and brands to create Icons of British Fashion, the largest exhibition in its 300-year history, open to

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Young Chinese Embrace ‘Gross Outfits’ at Work

When the weather turned cold in December, Cindy Luo started to wear her fluffy pajamas over a hooded sweatshirt at the office. Wearing cozy sleepwear to work became a habit, and soon she didn’t even bother to wear matching tops and bottoms, selecting whatever was most comfortable.

A few months later, she posted photos of herself to a “gross outfits at work” thread that had spread on Xiaohongshu, a Chinese app similar to Instagram. She was one of tens of thousands of young workers in China to proudly post pictures of themselves showing up at the office in onesies, sweatpants and sandals with socks. The just-rolled-out-of-bed look was shockingly casual for most Chinese workplaces.

“I just want to wear whatever I want,” said Ms. Luo, 30, an interior designer in Wuhan, a city in Hubei Province. “I just don’t think it’s worth spending money to dress up for work, since

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Celebrities and fashion designers embrace exposed bum crack trend

Sartorial inspiration can spring from the unlikeliest of places.

In the year of our lord, 2024, the source is potentially squatting on their haunches, unclogging your kitchen drain. That’s according to New York Magazine’sThe Cut, which published an article on Wednesday decreeing that “Cracks Are Back”.

“Celebs have gone in search of a fresh take on provocative attire: intentionally flashing some intergluteal cleft,” reporter Emily Kirkpatrick writes

No longer is (inadvertently) exposing one’s so-called “butt-cleavage” an honour reserved for plumbers. For the A-list, Kirkpatrick says, “butt crack has never been hotter”.

She goes on to cite a slew of brave pioneers who – in the age of underwear as outerwear, naked dresses and cut-outs – have … gone deep on the trend in recent months.

Take, for example, Noah Cyrus: at Paris Fashion Week in January, the singer donned a pair of leggings so low-cut it

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Maui fashion designers weave a network of support, belonging in wake of devastating wildfires

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Walking through Wailuku, it’s hard to miss Caramiya.

The clothing boutique’s storefront is framed with bright pink paint and these words are displayed prominently on the main window, “Fashion – Art – Made on Maui.”

It’s a simple message, but Caramiya is anything but — especially in the wake of the catastrophic wildfires that destroyed Lahaina town in August, claimed at least 101 lives and threw Maui’s economy into chaos. Despite economic hardship, Caramiya is still going strong.

And so are other Maui-grown fashion brands — all buoyed by the support of their community.

“I’ve seen what Maui does. Maui supports itself,” said Caramiya Davies-Reid, on a recent day in her namesake store, which features lovingly-made dresses in a rainbow of colors. Her walls are full of life, too — painted in vibrant hues that reflect the joy, the love, and the resiliency of her island.

Walking through Wailuku, it’s hard to miss the fashion boutique Caramiya. The storefront...
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The Designer Behind Sophia Webster Is As Fun And Fabulous As You’d Expect

Minimalism? We don’t know her! For the maximalists in our midst, thank God there’ll always be Sophia Webster to reach for. The namesake designer behind the first word in fantasy footwear is now inviting fans to delve into the stories behind her awe-inspiring brand, with the publication of her coffee table tome-meets-walk down memory lane Oh My Gosh, I Love Your Shoes! All illustrated by hand-drawn images of her signature wowza butterfly-adorned stilettos, pearly platforms, embellished sandals, fancy flats, and more. There’s no shortage of sweet anecdotes about building the business from the ground up, her unconventional inspirations, and heartfelt dispatches from someone who still feels like your favorite girl next door, who happens to also be an award-winning force to be reckoned with. Right this way! 

What’s a surprise fact about you or hidden talent that you have?
I was a competitive disco dancer when I was a

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The Best Designer Clothing Brands For Kids: 2024 Edition

Kids in designer clothing. Discuss…

So, depending on your priorities – whether you are a parent or not, your interest in fashion, how you want to project your image of family, your disposable income, and a vast number of other intangible variables – dressing your children in designer clothing might be perfectly normal, or perfectly mental. Both are understandable.

As a parent myself, and someone who has worked in fashion for 20 years, I get both sides of the equation. I have a 12-year-old son who is more interested in his Fortnite skin than his own wardrobe, and a 15-year-old daughter who is the Griselda Blancos of Depop, practically running an import/export business in her mum’s second-hand designer clothes.

From a parent’s point of view, designer clothes for kids are a sunk cost because children grow fast. But by the same token, you’re much more likely to pass on

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Valentino’s longtime designer Piccioli announces his departure from the brand after 25 years

Valentino’s longtime creative director, Pierpaolo Piccioli, on Friday announced his departure after 25 years at the storied Italian fashion house.

In an emotional statement shared on Instagram, Piccioli reflected on his 25-year tenure with the brand, thanking co-founders Valentino Garavani and Giancarlo Giammetti and the team that contributed to the brand’s success during his time. The designer, known for infusing Valentino with contemporary romance and bold creativity, will leave as the brand prepares to usher in a “new creative organization.”


Pierpaolo Piccioli

Designer Pierpaolo Piccioli accepts applause for the Valentino Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2024 collection presented in Paris, on Jan. 24, 2024. Valentino’s longtime creative director, Pierpaolo Piccioli, has announced his departure from the storied Italian fashion house. In an emotional statement shared Friday on Instagram, Piccioli reflected on his 25-year tenure

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Belgian fashion designer Dries Van Noten is stepping down as creative director at the end of June

BRUSSELS — Belgian designer Dries Van Noten, who for almost four decades dazzled the fashion world with his luscious use of colors and fabrics, said Tuesday that he will step down as creative director of his namesake brand at the end of June.

Van Noten, 65, a master of blending the old with the new, said in a statement that the 2025 men’s spring-summer collection will be the last in his current role. He added that the women’s collection will be designed by his studio.

Van Noten’s successor will be announced at a later stage, he said.

“I have been preparing for this moment for a while, and I feel it’s time to leave room for a new generation of talents to bring their vision to the brand,” Van Noten said.

Although he will relinquish his role as creative director, Van Noten will still be involved in the fashion house.

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Fashion Trends And Brands To Know From Spring 2024

As may have been expected, fashion forecasts for Spring 2024 showcased an abundance of florals. Bloom-shaped appliqués were plentiful at Balmain, Loewe and Margiela. There were botanical prints of all varieties: Some were eye popping and vibrant, while others more were dramatic and hyperrealist. Other trends that re-emerged this season included sleek, tailored suits in neutral tones, tiers of sheer, color-blocking and a playful spin on country club dressing.

Of all the style propositions presented on the runway for 2024, however, there were two trends that truly felt, well, groundbreaking.

Return To Bohemia

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