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National Handbag Day: Quotes From The Masterminds

| By: Amber Smith

Earlier this week was National Handbag Day, and it got us thinking about some of the most exceptional minds behind the scenes of fashion. For most of us, handbags are more than just accessories - they provide an enormous amount of self confidence. From Louis Vuitton, to Celine, to Hermes, the masterminds at these fashion houses are the best in the business. Creating their own definitions of style, here are some of the best quotes from the most exceptional minds in fashion.    Karl Lagerfeld - Chanel "One is never over-dressed or under dressed with a little black dress"  We currently carry a...

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Five Experts Dish on What Fashion Trends to Buy Now

| By: Couture USA

Late spring is always one of our favorite times of the year: the time when we put our boots and sweaters away and dig out our sandals and cover-ups. The weather is warming up (finally), and, with sundress season approaching, we've had our eyes on wardrobe updates. This season, on-trend bags, sandals, and accessories are topping our list. Our in-house experts have weighed in on their favorite fashion trends for spring. An On-Trend Handbag Bags are the perfect warm weather investment because they can be worn year-round... especially now, since the old rules of fashion are obsolete. From wearing white after Labor Day to pairing sundresses with winter coats,...

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Sock Boots Are Going To Solve All Your Problems

| By: Nancy Roque

Staying on top of trends is a little luxury most of us like having in our lives. Whether that means you hop onto classic and timeless trends, like carrying your very own Speedy, or trying some of the riskier new trends, keeping a finger on the pulse of fashion is part of a certain lifestyle. So when we saw the sock boot trend hit the runways, then Instagram, then the streets, it was clear that something was going on. This trend mixes the shock-value and relative comfort of wearing socks as shoes. Double-takes aside, sock boots are popping up in...

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The Rise of Self-Branding Fashion

| By: Couture USA

A fluorescent pink fur coat worn with obscenely huge sunglasses... sneakers and an evening dress... Instagram has ushered in the age of self-branding through fashion. Our world is chock-full of masterful, self-anointed style stars who use their looks to garner thousands of followers._x000D_ _x000D_ Given the current climate, it's totally understandable why graphic tees and 60s-inspired embroidery are so hot right now. After all, they translate great onto screens and speak without saying a word. And with the overriding power of social media threatening to usurp an institution like Fashion Week, no one can afford to be Insta-unfriendly._x000D_ _x000D_ When it comes to self-branding fashion though, what's so different about today's street style...

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The 2017 Menswear Trends You Need to Know

| By: Couture USA

Extremely exaggerated shoulders, knee-length tunics... we've gotta admit, much of what we saw in this month's menswear shows wasn't wearable for the average guy. The shows just wrapped in Paris and are slated to start in NYC on January 30th. While we always love the artistry of the collections, they usually don't translate that easily to everyday life. BUT, we did manage to find a few buyable trends would make nice updates every man's wardrobe. Here's our short list of the best 2017 menswear trends to buy into. Cropped Pant Lengths #KVASQUAD shot by Paolo Roversi and styled by @MauricioNardi at the show...

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