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Milan Fashion Week: Katie Grand x Hogan SS2014

Coming into the Hogan presentation, I was half expecting to see more of the fun, girly style of Katie Grand for the collection. I was very surprised– and pleasantly so, to see a more grown- up side of the Hogan girl for SS2014. But being grown up is not to say that she has dropped...

Milan Fashion Week Day 2: Stuart Weitzman “Made for Walking” Starring…

Kate Moss!! Yes, it’s the world premiere of Kate Moss’ Made for Walking campaign for Stuart Weitzman today! Watch the video here: When it comes to boots, Stuart Weitzman has it down pat– because really, his boots are indeed made for walking! I am also a big fan of the wedge pumps of Weitzman of...

French Sole: Your Sole Mate in Manila

Hey everyone! How was your weekend? I hope it had been a restful one  Even if it was scorching hot, I was just glad that there were no more rains which had caused floods and had inconvenienced so many people across the country!  Now that it’s a Monday again, it’s back to regular blogging  And today, I...

Shoes. After Bags!

I have only a handful of bags that I’ve singled out as either extremely beautiful or mind-blowing. Unfortunately I have not seen another bag that has sent women running into the boutiques with wallets in tow So, in the absence of an “it” bag, women (like myself haha) turn to shoes! I’m currently in Hong...

The Isabel Marant Wedge Sneakers

I was so late in the game when I fell in love with the idea of wearing wedge sneakers. I have always been a fan of vertiginous heels but had never really warmed up to the idea of wearing sneakers that had added height. And then I ended up trying on the Isabel Marant wedge...

Bag Reviews: Lancel SS 2013

I’m always very pleased to attend the press launch of Lancel because of my unequivocal love for all things French– and Lancel is deeply French! The Premier Flirt, always a favorite, comes with a distinctly French signature: the Eiffel Tower. Yes, this particular piece was inspired by the Eiffel Tower! This other Premier Flirt is...

Bag Review: Walter Steiger Totes

I’m so terribly sorry if I haven’t been able to blog in the last day or so. I was on the plane and at airports for nearly 20 hours and have pretty much been sleeping somewhere in between and taking these much needed rests. *Hmm I must be getting oldER because I seem to get...

Powerful, Feminine, and Beautiful Bags at Elie Saab FW 2013

Hi everyone! I’m so sorry I had been remiss these few days. I have again been traveling, and if you are on instagram and following TheBagHag, you’d be a little more updated *so haha, shameless plug, please follow me there for my photos* I had to pack up all my things in Paris (and three...

First Look at the Hermes FW 2013 Bags!

There may not be a lot of bags that came down the Hermes show runway this evening, but the bags definitely did make me swoon. This season Hermes is bent on highlighting the house’s exceptional leather craftsmanship hence the more subtle hardware on the bags. The crossbody bag looks very functional– there is an external...

At the Bally Hotel for the FW 2013 Collection

Bally, world- renowned for leather craftsmanship, has once again beguiled me. From traditional brogues that are flawless– yes, they are flawless, to the modified Papillon bags with the ribbon designs leather- stitched to each other, the impeccable quality is an obvious testament to the brand’s strong commitment to adhere to heritage and tradition. The papillon clutch–...

Jay Ahr: Watch the presentation of His FW 2013 collection

In full length, Jay Ahr’s presentation of his FW 2013 collection. Go and shop Jay Ahr’s collection online HERE  x TheBagHag Follow Share on Tumblr

Flirty, Fluid Movements at Jay Ahr FW 2013

This is the first official presentation of Jonathan Riss (initials J.R. hence the label Jay Ahr) and it was a resounding success! I had a special preview of the collection yesterday and had tweeted bits of it before Jonathan had worked on final looks that would make it to the runway, and I was astounded...