24 May '11, 1pm

Diane von Furstenberg "Elaine" Photographer and Carryall Bags: Don't Leave Home Without Her via The Bag

Diane von Furstenberg "Elaine" Photographer and Carryall Bags: Don't Leave Home Without Her via The Bag

Diane von Furstenberg bags keep getting better and in these two new "Elaine" styles, they have never looked so good. The Photographer bag ($695), in wine or black pebble leather, is a slick two-in-one. With a flick of a strap and a turn of the lock, you can basically double or halve the size. And it has none of the perfunctory aspects of most convertible bags; I love how the front pocket flap seamlessly incorporates the turn-lock design. It should be called the "urban nomad" satchel - it's especially handy in walking cities where your bag is your Range Rover and you need to carry a spare pair of flats at all times. All the bells and whistles, including a sassy tassel, without looking busy. For the more understated snob, an easy style in a color that's packed with personality. Lush "lawn" green is definitely the color for me. The Carryall ($650) doesn't have the foldable fu...

Full article: http://www.bagsnob.com/2011/05/diane_von_furstenberg_elai...

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