Review: Senreve Midi Maestra Bag

Senreve’s Maestra Bag, released in 2016 as the DTC brand’s first product, is an ambitious undertaking: the company’s founders set out to create a stylish laptop bag (already a tall order) that can transition easily from work to weekend. In the almost-four years since the Maestra’s birth, the brand has added two more sizes–a “Midi” and a “Mini”–while retaining the…

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Review: J. Crew Double-Breasted Topcoat in Wool Cashmere

For those in the market for an all-purpose, timeless overcoat that is suitable for milder winters, look no further than the J. Crew Double-Breasted Topcoat in Wool Cashmere (now 50% off in five colorways online with code GONUTS). The coat in “Radiant Orange” (pictured) is the only adventurous color option offered; if you are looking for something more classic (borderline…

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Review: Kurt Geiger London Large Kensington Tweed Shoulder Bag (Chanel 19 Bag Lookalike)

I’ve had my eye on the Chanel 19 (named 19 for its birth year) since its debut back in March at the F/W 2019 show, but didn’t feel strongly enough about any available colorway to pull the trigger. All I knew was that I wanted the bag in tweed. While I wait for a desirable colorway to become available, I…

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Review: Tory Burch Small Lee Radziwill Leather Bag

After much deliberation, I decided to keep the Tory Burch Small Lee Radziwill* Leather Bag in Daylily (a punchy yellow). A decision this conflicting usually doesn’t end well, but I came to an agreement with my mom where we’ll share custody of the bag; so, even if I don’t wear it much, it won’t go unused (a cop-out, no doubt).…

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The Best (i.e., My Favorite) Crossbody Bags

As a reformed overpacker in danger of developing a back problem, I was able to slowly wean myself off oversized, chaos-disposed totes with the help of versatile crossbody bags that are large enough to hold all the essentials (and some extras). ——— Wallet Replacement: Coach Noa Pop-Up Messenger ——— Price: $178 (“seasonal” colors now on sale)Color Range: Solid colors and…

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