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Why Are We Slaves to Fashion?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 11.11.2014 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Alligator Takes A Big Bite Out Of $100,000 Crocodile Birkin Bag

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.15.2014 | Style

Beauty hurts, but this fashion stunt bites. And somehow, we have a feeling PETA is not going to be happy with this fashion risk. As if setting...

PHOTO: You Don't Need A Pricey Hermès Bag To Steal Jane Birkin's Look

Posted 09.30.2013 | Style

Trends come and go, but some fashions never go out of style. In our new series, we're paying homage to the signature items that have turned our favori...

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's... an "It" Bag

Edward M. Epstein | Posted 05.27.2013 | Arts
Edward M. Epstein

I've never actually seen a Hermès Birkin bag. Most of what I know about these accessories, which I'm told go for as much as $150,000 each, is based on Mark Khaisman's colored packing tape mock-ups, now on view at Philadelphia's Pentimenti gallery.

Are The Kardashians Ruining The Birkin?

Posted 07.18.2012 | Style

The Hermes Birkin bag is the ultimate It Bag, the most visible handbag status symbol this side of a Louis Vuitton print. But is the wildly expensive l...

I'm Jealous Of My 11-Year-Old Dog Walker's Wardrobe

Anne Boas Christiansen | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Anne Boas Christiansen

Well-dressed women are the norm here, but my new neighbors in particular have that certain je ne sais quoi which is just so Parisian. Their outfits are usually paired with perfectly matching manicured hands and feet -- they seem to excel at color coordination. Not to mention the "perfect" accessory. Never have I seen so many Birkin bags being proudly paraded around. On one of my first shopping excursions up to the rue de Passy, I counted at least eight in the first 10 minutes. (The Goyard canvas tote comes in at a close second place.) Their grooming is impeccable: Most women here always look like they recently stepped out from the hair salon. I just don't know where they find the time for all this, but they do.

Fashionably Late: Style News You Might Have Missed This Week

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 03.03.2012 | Style

Welcome to Fashionably Late, where we round up the style scraps that didn't make it to our news page this week. Click through and catch up on what els...

PHOTOS: Bikinis, Body Paint, Fake Blood And More -- PETA's Most Outrageous Summer Stunts

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From Pamplona to Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta to New York, PETA produced an incredible array of protests this summer. While some protesters dressed as bears,...

Hermes Australia Says Birkin Bag Waiting List Was A Hoax

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Hermes Birkin Bag recently got rid of its wait list, but according to author and Huffington Post blogger Michael Tonello who talked to SheFinds, t...

Hermes Birkin Bag No Longer Has A Wait List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

It seems that the wait list for the Hermes Birkin Bag is a victim of the recession, SheFinds reports. When Portero Luxury began advertising Birkins al...

Jane Birkin's Birthday: Hermes's Handbag Muse Turns 63 (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

British actress and model Jane Birkin turns 63 years old today, and in her honor, we'd like to take a trip town style icon memory lane. She first made...