Designer Rafe Totengco debuted his eponymous handbag collection in Bergdorf Goodman in 1995. After instant success with a line of belts and watchbands, Totengco developed his unique line of handbags with designs that concentrated on detail, style and quality. Totengco has received numerous honors for excellence in design including a nomination for the CFDA Perry Ellis Award for Accessories Design. With a fashionable A-list following including Jessica Alba, Carolyn Murphy, and Eva Longoria, Rafe handbags are now available at Gilt Groupe.
Our Women’s Style Director Tammy Eckenswiller has some invaluable advice for anyone who’s got a wedding to dress for this summer. Good timing, as it's officially wedding season—which, more often than not, means a considerable amount of wardrobe anxiety for all involved. With that in mind, we've rounded up a selection of dresses and grouped them into categories to help you on your way. Wondering how short is too short? What style of shoe to wear in the sand? What “black-tie optional” really means? Read on.
Whether you're heading to the office or to the boardwalk, your lighter, brighter summer wardrobe calls for accessories to match—and that includes the perfect neutral carryall. To help you on your way, we've rounded up a great mix of small shoulder bags, must-have totes, satchels, and more, rendered in everything from chic, luxe leather to beach-ready raffia.
Sultry summer nights are the perfect time to test-drive a sexy new look, and our sale has all you need to pull together one that stuns. We've got everything from curve-hugging LBDs and flirty tops—sequined, lace, and beyond—to high-heeled sandals and statement necklaces, plus clutches and evening bags specially selected to not interfere with your dancing.
What's red, white, blue—and undeniably stylish? The selection of patriotic pieces we've rounded up for you here: Think crisp white blouses, bright blue separates, and little red dresses versatile enough for the hot summer months and beyond. Find the hues in small doses, too, like cherry-red totes, small cosmetic clutches in nautical blue-and-white stripes, bold blue sandals and pumps, and stacks of gold and red bangles.