New York Fashion Week is right around the corner, and in between the glitz and the glam lies all of the renowned American designers. Classic and timeless, yet edgy and bold, are only a few of the similar themes that these powerhouse designers have in common.
RALPH LAUREN COLLECTION:
The Ralph Lauren Ricky Bag pops out for its classic and timeless design. This “American Dream” designer launched the Ricky Bag (named after his wife Ricky Lauren) as the perfect classic bag with an edge.This elegant boxy silhouette featuring leather tabs, silver tone hardware and side lock buckles can be worn two ways and features lock and keys as well. This understated look is not only versatile but beyond timeless!
If there was a name synonymous with classic yet contemporary, in today’s society it would be Alexander Wang. Bringing the concept of altheisure, “model off duty” and edgy streetwear, Wang is a young powerhouse. The Rocco handbag epitomizes that aesthetic with its classic duffle look and edgy, signature base studs. His fashion forward vision allows this noteworthy handbag to go down in time as one of the classics.
3.1 PHILLIP LIM:
Talk about an it-bag! Phillip Lim’s effortless chic look translates into the Pashli bag. Featuring a top flap with signature expandable side zippers and side pockets, the Pashli is the perfect everyday bag. Whether you wear it as a tote or over the shoulder, this bag proves to be a showstopper.
Proenza Schouler’s PS1 Satchel is considered the “understated beauty” handbag. Constructed in a way that it almost hides all of its functionalities, it stays true to that meaning. Sticking to this theme of understated beauty, the PS1 Satchel is the brand’s most iconic handbag, made for the modern, on-the-go fashionista.
THE BUCKET BAG
If you want to have the bucket bag of all bucket bags, Mansur Gavriel has made it possible. The brand’s minimalistic, yet bold aesthetic shines through with this bucket bag. For the casual, yet chic look, Mansur’s bucket bag has made it on our list as a classic it-bag. Coming in many styles and sizes such as leather, pebbled leather canvas and more, there’s one for everyone. Mansur’s minimalistic theme has resonated with audiences worldwide, as more and more people are doing more with less!
THE MRS. THOM BAG
The newest addition to the the classics: enter Thom Browne. If you’re looking for a classic modern look Thom Browne is your go to. He’s making it possible for people that are looking for that timeless look with an edgy and even fun twist! The Mrs.Thom handbag is making waves in the handbag world as an essential to any closet. Not only does the designer focus on a classic satchel silhouette but also introduces incredibly fun handbags in the shapes of dogs, flowers, cats, fish and more.