When a book slides across your desk with a quilted Chanel bag on the cover, any fashion girl's first instinct is to open it up and see what else is inside. That is what happened today when I stumbled upon Sue Huey and Susie Draffan's Bag: The Ultimate Fashion Accessory (Laurence King Publishers), a book devoted to the love of handbags. The industry's most beloved styles, from the iconic Hermes Birkin to 3.1 Phillip's Lim's satchels and totes from 2008, are featured. If you're looking for eye candy, this one's for you. The book hits shelves on Oct. 22.
How to Look Like a Ballerina: 6 Wardrobe Staples to Steal for Your Everyday Life
You may not *be* particularly graceful, but you can at least look like it.