My fanny pack broke today. I don't know why it's called a fanny pack. Nobody ever wears it over their fanny. Crotch pack is more like it, but something tells me that wouldn't have been a hit. Wait -- after that Miley Cyrus performance, maybe it would.
Although we may not carry our bags every moment of every day, when we do carry them they contribute to how our overall looks hang together. A simple, neutral bag may blend in, but a bright or eye-catching bag can add another level of interest.
Lindsey Hufnagel is the designer and CEO of Horse + Nail. She skillfully handcrafts handbags and leather goods in her Lower East Side studio. She has always been inspired by the power, grace and beauty of horses.
This year, more than ever, we're seeing nuances of cool vintage revival (think Hell's Angel biker babe meets Bridget Bardot's sweet yet wild side) strutting down the runways. Here goes my lovely list of luxurious leather must-haves...