Posts tagged "YSL"
The Return of the Monogram Bag

The Return of the Monogram Bag

Do you still remember which brand became famous because of the monogram? Yup, CHANEL with its unmistakable double C twist lock on the center of the bag. And of course, who can forget Hermes– the ubiquitous Constance which is really a prize if you manage to buy it today at the Hermes boutique! Well, of...
Shopping for Vintage Designer Merchandise in Paris

Shopping for Vintage Designer Merchandise in Paris

If you get tired of shopping along the more famous shopping streets of Paris like Avenue Montaigne, Saint Honoré, or the tourist- packed Champs Elyseés,  why not try vintage designer merchandise shopping around the city? I confess this is actually one of my favorite things to do when I have free time. Because while you...
Downtown SF Shopping: Barneys New York

Downtown SF Shopping: Barneys New York

Finally after almost 2 weeks of being in the Bay Area, we drove to the city I was secretly hoping to see better stuff in the bargain bins of Barneys NY and Neiman Marcus. We only had an hour to spend in both stores because of dinner reservations *I know right, how is one hour...
Bag Review: Saint Laurent Monogram Chevron Leather Tote

Bag Review: Saint Laurent Monogram Chevron Leather Tote

When I stared at this bag, it felt like I was back in the 80s. As a child, I remember my mother carrying bags that looked like this. The Saint Laurent Monogram Chevron Leather Tote   I’m sorry but I’m still trying to comprehend one thing here as well. Those 3 letters continue to feature prominently...

Bag Review: Saint Laurent Medium Y Satchel

I have been veering away from big bags for quite some time now. It has made me more disciplined somehow and I frankly don’t miss lugging the whole house around when I’m running errands Over time, I find that I’ve been liking bags with very simple designs– could this have to do with age? Hahaha...

Celebrity Bag: Angelina Jolie Carries Saint Laurent

I’m such an Angelina Jolie fan– because she is GOR-GEEEOUSSS!! She was very brave to have undergone double masectomy and her “coming out” about it was commended by so many women (and men) worldwide. Just a night or so ago, she was seen wearing a camisole which apparently showed a hint of the scar from...

Bag Review: Saint Laurent Sac De Jour Tote

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there Had a very relaxing time this afternoon and am grateful for the day of rest. But I have to pause and write a post before I enjoy this staycation at my DB’s *dear brother* place (haha someone’s having too much fun). The Saint Laurent Sac de Jour...

The List: Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just 2 days away! And knowing all the guys out there, they’d be looking for gifts for their loved ones at the last minute– again (sooo what else is new lol). Sooooo, pay attention Women always love flowers but sadly these flowers wilt after a day or so, so be more practical–...

Luisa Via Roma: The Bag Hag’s Style Lab

Finally, I am back in Manila after having been gone for nearly a month! I have survived my craziest travel schedule yet– almost 30 days of it which took me from Manila to San Francisco, Nevada, New York, Dusseldorf, Florence, Paris, Zurich, Zermatt, Dubai, and then back to Manila. And when I was in Florence,...

LuisaViaRoma Style Lab Pick

Bonjour from Paris! It’s still so cold and overcast today and it also happens to be the first day of sales throughout this beautiful city of lights. I’m really bummed out that I have no credit cards for the sale (yeah, whoever stole my wallet in Livermore San Francisco, I hope you are very, very...

The Sales Happen Today!

Sale alert, sale alert! Today is the 26th of December– Boxing Day sale! While I’m currently in Lake Tahoe and enjoying the winter wonderland of snow sans serious retail therapy (do follow me on instagram.com/thebaghag ), there is the internet and the crazy online sales that I have to be thankful for LOL. Let’s begin...

Christmas Gift Idea: YSL Manifesto

One of the more personal gifts you can give your special someone this Christmas without breaking the bank is a signature fragrance from a French maison, and the YSL Manifesto is a perfect choice. In fact, the launch was timed perfectly for the holidays! Held at W/17, the beautiful dinner was arranged by The Event...