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June 2008

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    The Chanel Homestretch…

    Right now we’re highlighting the wide range of luxe materials used to create the selection of Chanel bags featured in our special event. I love the variety: Croc, Patent leather, Metallics,…

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    Weekend Warriors

    To me, traveling in style really means having a great bag when you go through security. It doesn’t need to be screaming logos, but should convey a sense of quality and…

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    Watches to Watch

    Another day, another major watch auction. This time it was Antiquorum‘s New York summer sale of Important Collectors’ Wristwatches, Pocket Watches and Clocks held just this past June 18. Readers of…

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    Blackout

    If you’re a design dork like me, you’ll probably already have noticed the trend toward black walls in the home. It was widely praised on the last episode of HGTV’s Design…

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    Spotlight on: Judith Leiber

    There’s something about a night on the town that makes you want to sparkle from head to toe. Women attempt this in many ways: Shimmering jewelry, bronzing powder and metallic accessories…

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    Private Event Photos!

    The champagne was flowing and the handbags were selling as we celebrated our private Chanel event last night. Above, hosts Melanie Charlton, Emilia Fanjul Pfeiffer, Annie Churchill, Lauren Goodman and Sabine…

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    Coco Crazy!

    I find Chanel bags to be the ultimate in sophistication and utterly chic, so when I found out that our staff was aiming to pull off the event of the season,…

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    Champagne and Chanel!

    If you can imagine heaven on earth, it looked quite a bit like a very special event organized by Portero tonight in New York City. Let me set the scene: Held…

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    Blinded by the White

    So it’s summer, which means it’s really no surprise that celebrities are wearing white in full force around town. Above, at the Paris premiere for new movie Hancock, Charlize Theron strikes…

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    Wild for Ikat

    If I could point to one pattern that is really making the most impact right now across the worlds of fashion and design, I think I’d have to pick Ikat. According…