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60 Bags and the Stars Who Carried Them at New York Fashion Week Spring 2015

New York Fashion Week has come and gone, but we’re not done with it just yet. Below, we’ve assembled dozens of photos of the week’s most notable bags on the most notable arms, all for your viewing pleasure. There’s inspiration to spare.

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June Ambrose

June’s bags gave us fits this week; this one looks like it could be Jason Wu,
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Martha Hunt

Longchamp x Jeremy Scott Le Pliage Tote

Shop Longchamp via Nordstrom

These bright bags, part of Jeremy Scott’s ongoing collaboration with Longchamp, were given to models and VIP guests at his show.

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Nicky Hilton

Moschino Quilted Logo Bag

$1,275 via MATCHESFASHION.COM

There’s no better way to support Jeremy Scott at the show for his eponymous line than by wearing his hugely successful first collection from Moschino.

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Jessica Hart

Salvatore Ferragamo Fiamma Bag

$2,250 via Neiman Marcus

Jessica Hart confuses me; I know little about her, other than that she’s an Australian model, but she gets treated like absolute fashion royalty at New York Fashion Week.

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Fabiola Beracasa

Proenza Schouler PS1 Python Pouchette

Shop via Proenza Schouler

I like both Fabiola’s Proenza dress and her Proenza clutch, but I’m not sure I like them together.

59

Rihanna

Marc Jacobs Ostrich Trouble Bag

$2,500 via Saks

Rihanna, the reigning queen of Fashion Week.

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Gigi Hadid

Rebecca Minkoff Paris Top Handle

Shop via Rebecca Minkoff

This is Gigi totally without makeup after the Marc Jacobs show. Not exactly difficult to figure out why she’s found success as a model, huh?

59

Chiara Ferragni

Saint Laurent Monogramme Crossbody Bag

$1,990 via Barneys

Chiara’s hugely successful collab with Steve Madden has made her more of a global celebrity than ever.

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Rachel Zoe

Givenchy Rottweiler Pouch Clutch

$465 via Saks

Givenchy’s not letting go of its massively successful Rottweiler motif and neither is Rachel Zoe.

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Martha Stewart

Marc Jacobs Incognito Satchel

$2,600 via Saks

Marc Jacobs always has one or two unexpected guests at his shows, and this season, Martha filled that role.

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Emma Miller

M2MALLETIER La Fleur du Mal Clutch

$1,560 via Net-a-Porter

I had never heard of Emma before, but if she keeps carrying fabulous bags like this one, I’m sure I’ll become familiar with her quickly.

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Kendall Jenner

Céline Nano Luggage Tote

This bag is a longtime favorite of Kendall’s and a perennial fave of models in general.

Slide 13 / 59

Lily Aldridge

Céline Nano Luggage Tote

Lily Aldridge, proving my point.

Slide 14 / 59

Emma Miller

Fendi Evening Clutch

Shop Fendi via MATCHESFASHION.COM

Emma made some of the more unique bag choices at NYFW because she didn’t just stick with something from the line of whichever designer she was going to see.

Slide 15 / 59

Miroslava Duma

Hermès Kelly Bag

Can you imagine how well-dress Mira’s baby is going to be?

Slide 16 / 59

Chiara Ferragni

Moschino Spongebob Bucket Bag

$950 via LUISAVIAROMA

Not even Chiara can make Spongebob feel luxurious.

Slide 17 / 59

Anna Dello Russo

Chanel Fur Flap Bag

Of course Anna Dello Russo showed up in this Chanel collection. Of course she did.

Slide 18 / 59

Naomi Campbell

Dolce & Gabbana Rosalina Shoulder Bag

$2,395 via Net-a-Porter

You could pick far worse shoulders to debut a new handbag on than Noami Campbell’s.

Slide 19 / 59

Kenya Moore

Hermès Birkin

What’s NYFW without a couple of Real Housewives? Their presence is practically required, at this point.

Slide 20 / 59

Bella Thorne

Marc by Marc Jacobs Plaid Satchel

Shop Marc by Marc Jacobs via ShopBop

Bella’s still in her teens, so this MbMJ ensemble is perfectly age-appropriate.

Slide 21 / 59

June Ambrose

Giorgio Armani Runway

$2,195

Thanks to the commenters, we found this bag is Giorgio Armani Runway, and it’s quite delightful.

Slide 22 / 59

Leandra Medine

Mark Cross Multi Color Grace Box Bag

$2,
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The Man Repeller has officially made the jump from street style bait to paparazzi bait.

Slide 23 / 59

Olivia Palermo

Carolina Herrera Fringe Clutch

This look skews a little old for Olivia, but she still looks great. (As always.)

Slide 24 / 59

Miroslava Duma

Hermès Kelly Bag

Mira toned things down more during this fashion week than is usual for her, despite the fact that it was quite warm outside.

Slide 25 / 59

Anna Dello Russo

Chanel Plastic Tray Classic Flap Bag

Anna being Anna.

Slide 26 / 59

Cara Delevingne

Mulberry Cara Delevingne Camo Backpack

$2,900 via Mulberry

We’ll excuse you if you get distracted by the Frenchie and don’t take in the details of the rest of this photo.

Slide 27 / 59

Nicky Hilton

Hermès Medor Clutch

Nicky’s Medor has made many a fashion week appearance in its time.

Slide 28 / 59

Bethenny Fankel

Alice + Olivia Clee Bag

$395 via Alice + Olivia

I wouldn’t peg Bethenny as an Alice + Olivia girl, but okay.

Slide 29 / 59

Hanneli Mustaparta

Louis Vuitton Epi Alma BB Bag

$1,590 via Louis Vuitton

Street style stars, they’re just like us: they stuff their mini bags to the brim.

Slide 30 / 59

Aimee Song

Benedetta Bruzziches Cabaret Clutch

$1,018 via farfetch.com

As far as we could tell, Benedetta Bruzziches was Aimee’s official NYFW handbag supplier–she carried the brand exclusively.

Slide 31 / 59

Jessica Hart

We couldn’t find a match for this bag, but because Jessica was headed to the Alice + Olivia show, it’s like one of the brand’s bags.

Slide 32 / 59

Chiara Ferragni

Hermès Kelly Bag

Fendi Karlito Bag Bug

There are certain advantages to international street style fame, and one of them is getting a Karlito bag bug before everyone on the waiting lists. (And probably not paying for it.)

Slide 33 / 59

Devon Windsor

Chanel Boy Bag

Don’t get me wrong; I love Devon’s Boy Bag, but I really love her python-print sweatshirt.

Slide 34 / 59

Lauren Remington Platt

Jason Wu Daphne 2 Bag

$1,995 via Nordstrom

Slide 35 / 59

Jessica Hart

More Jessica Hart,
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Slide 36 / 59

Aimee Song

Benedetta Bruzziches Carmen Quilted Clutch

$1,235 via LUISAVIAROMA

I’d be lying if I said the hand on this bag didn’t creep me out.

Slide 37 / 59

Eva Chen

Anya Hindmarch Crisp Packet Clutch

$1,595 via MyTheresa

Anya Hindmarch has been killing it lately, and Eva, of course, is always killing it.

Slide 38 / 59

Ivana Trump

Christian Dior Lady Dior Bag

Slide 39 / 59

Hilaria Baldwin

Saint Laurent Sac de Jour

$3,229 via MATCHESFASHION.COM

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Jessica Lowndes

Rebecca Minkoff Mini MAC Bag

Shop via Rebecca Minkoff

Slide 41 / 59

Paris Hilton

Chanel Flap Clutch

Whether or not you like her, Paris does a great job of always looking like Paris.

Slide 42 / 59

Rachel Zoe

Hermès Medor Clutch

Just like Nicky Hilton, the Medor is a long-standing favorite of Rachel Zoe’s.

Slide 43 / 59

Countess LuAnn de Lesseps

MaxMara Croc-Embossed Satchel

Shop MaxMara via Bloomingdale’s

What’d I say about Real Housewives and NYFW?

Slide 44 / 59

Nicky Hilton

Edie Parker Flavia Confetti Clutch

$1,095 via Neiman Marcus

If I had a clutch with my name on it, I’d carry it exactly like this too.

Slide 45 / 59

Chiara Ferragni

Céline Box Bag

This bag is great in any color, but this icy blue is particularly stunning.

Slide 46 / 59

Elle Catliff

Sophie Hulme Tote

$1,043 via MATCHESFASHION.COM

Paparazzi paid a lot more attention to bloggers this season than in the past.

Slide 47 / 59

Anya Ziourova

Paula Cademartori Sylvia Clutch

$873 via LUISAVIAROMA

This Italian brand has recently gained some major traction among fashion tastemakers.

Slide 48 / 59

Glenda Bailey

Hermès Constance Bag

I love when the paparazzi snag a pic of a real-deal fashion editor among all the street style peacocks.

Slide 49 / 59

Natalie Joos

Paula Cademartori Faye Bag

$1,495 via MATCHESFASHION.COM

See what I’m saying about Paula Cademartori?

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Hailey Baldwin

Marc Jacobs Trouble Bag

$2,
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I’m really digging the new Marc Jacobs bags; his split with Louis Vuitton has done is own accessories a world of good.

Slide 51 / 59

Jessica Hart

Edie Parker Flavia Confetti Clutch

$1,095 via Neiman Marcus

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Coco Rocha

Rebecca Minkoff Paris Top Handle

$295 via Rebecca Minkoff

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Slide 53 / 59

Daphne Groeneveld

Jason Wu Daphne Shoulder Bag

Shop Jason Wu via Neiman Marcus

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AnnaSophia Robb

Rebecca Minkoff Clutch

Shop via Neiman Marcus

If we can be real for a moment, I’d like to admit that most little box clutches like this look the same to me and I have a hard time keeping them straight. However, this one is Rebecca Minkoff.

Slide 55 / 59

Victoria Justice

Rebecca Minkoff Clutch

Shop via Neiman Marcus

Ditto.

Slide 56 / 59

Katie Cassidy

Rebecca Minkoff Paris Phone Bag

$195 via ShopBop

Minkoff was careful to outfit many of her notable show attendees with her new Paris line, which we’ve already seen a few times in this gallery, and it worked–I can’t wait to see the full run in stores.

Slide 57 / 59

Jamie Chung

Rebecca Minkoff Paris Studded Top Handle Bag

Shop via Rebecca Minkoff

Once more, with feeling.

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Olivia Palermo

Rebecca Minkoff Paris Large Top Handle Bag

Shop Rebecca Minkoff via Nordstrom

The biggest Paris bag of all for Olivia Palermo, the Queen of Showing Up At Fashion Week.

Slide 59 / 59

Dani Song

Proenza Schouler Tiny PS11 Bag

$1,255 via Barneys Warehouse

This bag is called the "Tiny PS11," but I don’t think it’s so tiny at all.

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PurseBlog is Teen Vogue is Blogger of the Moment

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking with Phillip Picardi from Teen Vogue. Teen Vogue has named PurseBlog their Blogger of the Moment, and we could not be more honored or thrilled!

The interview will give you a look into why we started PurseBlog, how we started PurseBlog,
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Thank you to Teen Vogue for featuring us on your website and the interview! We will always be loyal fans. Make sure to read the article and comment on their post with your thoughts.

Full article is found at TeenVogue.com here!

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PurseForum Roundup – February 14

It’s Friday, PurseForum Roundup readers, and once again we are looking at some serious weather for lots of you. This week, we want to keep it light and sunny,
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Scarves are great accessories all year long, and for winter, nothing is more luscious than an Hermès cashmere shawl. We have a special thread dedicated to these beautiful shawls, and this week, Israeli_Flava has some gorgeous colorful additions to her collection that certainly drove our winter blues away. The scarves, shawls, and other variations on the theme are a staple of Hermès and favorites among our members. Visit the Which Scarf Are You Wearing Today thread for ideas on styling all the silky offerings from this brand.

While wandering around Hermès, we found a wonderful family photo of bags along with a splendid scarf from pierina2 in the Spring 2014 Scarves thread. Stop in and join in one of the hottest conversations in the subforum, as members spot and snap up the newest scarves of the season.

Over in Balenciaga, richly colored bags abound no matter the season. In winter, these lavishly saturated hues are a special treat. This week, we found a reveal in a color that’s easily wearable in winter but as cheery as a summer day. Congratulations to shayna07 on this beautiful new City Bag in luscious ultraviolet. We also found a thread that perfectly illustrates the amazing work our members do to help one another: Longtime member CeeJay has compiled a thorough comparison of this season’s leather colors with their predecessors, and for Balenciaga fans,
christian louboutin wedges uk, this thread is an essential shopping resource. In the Which Bag Are You Wearing Today thread, catch a glimpse of these colorful bags out and about with our stylish members. If you feel like summer is ages away,
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Happy Valentine’s Day! Coachs’ super hot leather bags are breaking out all over our Coach subforum. This week, our Coach members reminded us that with Valentine’s Day upon us, a rich red bag may be just the ticket. CharliLuvsCoach selected her vermillion Borough for today, and whateve put together a LOVE-ly purse and scarf combination that will be perfect for the occasion. This thread is full of stunning bags in every shade of pink and red, so if you are looking for inspiration, it’s the place to be!  If you are a longtime Coachie or just discovering (or perhaps re-discovering) the brand, you will enjoy a stop in the Clubhouse, where dedicated threads cover such things as key fobs and wallets, as well as collections, including the Park Collection, the Signature line, and more. We even have a Men’s Club! Spend some time clicking around in Coach, we always find something wonderful when we do!

Of course, Coach members aren’t the only ones celebrating Valentine’s Day. All over the forum, our members have already started to open their gifts, and they are amazing! In Chanel, BalenciagaPlaneT added a sleek black tote to her collection, and in Louis Vuitton, TeamHutchens stole the show with her definitively non-purse gift (hint: it is awesome and has wheels – two of them). Also in Louis Vuitton, MommieLovesLV shared her sweet gift from Tiffany & Co., a Valentine’s classic. We found another sparkley Valentines gift in Burberry, this time a watch received by the very lucky vinbenphon1. Valentine’s Day was not even in full swing at presstime, so be sure to do your own hunt throughout our forum for more gift reveals!

Roundup Regulars know how much we love The Kitchen,
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That wraps up this week’s PurseForum Roundup. We wish all of you a safe week, whether you are snowbound or enjoying an early spring. We appreciate you stopping by to spend some time with us and hope you will return each week as we recap a small sample of what is happening on our wonderful forum. See you next Friday!

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Valentino Rose Vertigo Shopper

If you’re a regular PurseBlog reader,
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We don’t normally revisit bags, but this bag demonstrates better than any other bag I can think of how the change of a color can change a bag’s entire look. In hot pink, the bag was like something Elle Woods would wear in Legally Blonde flamboyant, over-the-top,
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10 Duffel Bags to Add Some Function to Your Wardrobe

Every couple of seasons, bag shape trends shift. Remember when everyone carried hobo bags? That was a real thing that happened. Over the past couple of years,
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The easy functionality of the classic duffel makes a lot of sense with the current trends toward streamlined accessories. The new duffel lacks fussy embellishments and is generally without external pockets,
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Gucci Vintage Web Boston Duffel

$1,095 via Net-a-Porter

Alexander Wang Rocco Duffel

$850 via Net-a-Porter

Saint Laurent Classic Duffel

$2,150 via Neiman Marcus

See by Chloe Harriet Duffel

$575 via ShopBop

Meredith Wendell Large Duffel

$445 via ShopBop

Clare Vivier Escale Bag

$476 via ShopBop

Rebecca Minkoff Python Jayden Satchel

$450 via ShopBop

Givenchy Lucrezia Satchel

$2,140 via Barneys

Ralph Laurent Stirrup Boston Bag

$1,750 via Ralph Lauren

Louis Vuitton Sofia Coppola SC Satchel PM

$4,150 via Louis Vuitton

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Rebecca Minkoff continues making punchy pouches

Rebecca Minkoff has expanded her growing collection to incorporate small accessories as a staple. Her upcoming line of tech accessories is entirely cool (more to come on that soon), but one of her most sought-after designs is her pouches. The simplistic coin wallet is turned into the Rebecca Minkoff cool girl must-have with quirky wording on the front.

This is my new favorite pouch, in coral bubble leather, that reads My diet starts tomorrow! on the front. With summer knocking at our doorsteps,
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Instead of putting coins in this pouch, I’d want to toss it in my bag and add a secret stash of candy inside. Because tomorrow is always knocking at our door and many of us always say we plan to start our diet soon, this punchy pouch is the hilarious accessory I have been waiting for. There are plenty other pouches as well, but this is my favorite. Buy via ShopBop for $55.

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Ashlee Simpson UGG Dog Carrier

The phrase ‘zoned out’ can be personified with Ashlee Simpson. New nose,
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Woman Steals Nearly 1,
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Considering how many luxury boutiques have reputations for staffs that seem to purposefully ignore customers who don’t fit a very narrow profile, it’s perhaps surprising that more people don’t simply pick up bags and trot right out the door with them. After all,
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The woman, Jayne Rand,
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Rand wasn’t snatching bags to fill out her own collection, though. Instead, she sold the bags on eBay, some to repeat customers for whom she’d boost particular bags on request. She made over $140,000 on the bags via the auction site, with the court-determined value of the bags being over double that. The actual retail prices would have been much higher.

A British court has sentenced Rand to a year and a half in jail for her one-woman theft ring, which seems a tad short compared to what she might get for a similar spree in America. What’s more interesting,
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See by Chloe Slouchy Hobo

Somebody is listening to us!!! I covered See by Chloe bags recently on Purse Blog and was less than impressed. There was no beauty, no concept,
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The See by Chloe Slouchy Hobo is completely my style. Black soft and smooshy lambskin is used in this slouchy hobo which will easily fit over your shoulder and give a casual chic look. I know many of you will completely dislike the contrast tab on the front,
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Ask Megs: Stam vs Paddington

Over the span of Purse Blog’s existence, my email has been filled with people asking questions about what handbag to buy. Even when I am out in public now, if anyone knows what I do, I have them asking me if I approve of their purchase or what should be their next. I spend hours everyday studying bags. My email is inundated with messages from designers asking me to review lines. Learning each inch and every piece of information on handbags went from being my hobby to my job. So with this many hours put into it, I know a thing or two about handbags. I am opening up the Ask Megs category where I can answer readers questions weekly on Purse Blog. If you have a question, please contact me via our contact page HERE. I will get to each email as timely as possible! For our start this week, the question comes from Amy. Amy writes:

Hi Megs,

I just have a question for you about your opinion on something, because I’m trying to decide which one to purchase.

Do you think the classic Chloé Paddington or the Marc Jacobs Stam is trendier, more versatile, and more in this year?

Thank you! (=

-Amy

Amy,
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It is no wonder you like the Marc Jacobs Stam! The Stam would appeal to someone who likes the Paddington because it too has the funky appeal, the chunky hardware, and the stand out look. Many of the downsides of the Paddington are the same for the Stam though. The bag is heavier than most believe, and if you pack it heavily, the chain link strap will dig into your shoulder. On top of that,
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It comes down to what you want out of your bag. While some are sick of both of these bags, both took on the fashion world by storm. The Paddington had such a massive craze that many are sick of hearing about it. But Chloe continues to reinvent this bag to appeal to its customers. But when it comes down to it, I would steer you in the direction of the Marc Jacobs Stam. As much as I love my Paddington, there is something a little edgier about the Stam. If I went straight from work to go meet my friends for the night, the Stam transitions better. It is an older style, but still alluring and sought after. After years of carefully studying both of these bags and owning both, the Stam vibes better. If you would have asked me this two years ago, my answer may very well have been different. But now, I say go with the Stam! Good luck and enjoy your bag Amy!!

Marc Jacobs Stam via Net A Porter for $1550 and Chloe Paddington via Saks for $1,995. Also, if you are looking to add a little more spunk, opt for the Stam with Ostrich trim via Saks for $1550.

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