Did you know that the idea of the clutch bag/purse was established during the Victorian Era? And the only reason women of that time carried them around was to keep a handkerchief and smelling salts. It was after World War II that the clutch bag became “the bag” that women would use with their eveningwear. Historians stated that at times the bags would be made from, “Lucite or Bakelite, or silk, satin or brocade…tailored to match your dress and shoes.” Talk about having the perfect look!
Watch out world, because designer Dominic Jones is going to blow you away! Since he launched his debut collection in Spring of 2009, his “pink-chic” jewelry has has seriously taken over! This London-based designer has beautifully crafted “nature-inspired pieces.” And don’t take just my word for it! American Vogue’s editor-in-chief Anna Wintour has highly praised this designer on the rise and his work is admired by names such as Alexa Chung (contributing editor of Bitish Vogue) and Sienna Miller (English actress, model & fashion designer.) Continue reading