Author Archives: NissaVB

A Festive Feast

With the official start of the holidays in one week from today, we’re planning our parties and putting the finishing touches on trimmings. In case you could use a little culinary inspiration, we’re giving you a glimpse at what we’ll be passing around the table this Thanksgiving. Our Corporate Training Specialist, Stefanie, selected two dishes […]

Carryall Confidential: Molly

An eye-catching silhouette speaks for itself, but let’s be honest, curiosity begs for a look inside. We’re on the case, offering a peek at the odds and ends and everyday essentials some of our favorite, fashionable coworkers carry. The subject: Molly, Public Relations Intern The style: Lighten Up Expandable Travel Bag The benefits: Molly’s semester […]

Define the Design: Calf Hair

This posh line comes to you straight from the fashion market of Fall 2015. Formed from sumptuous, short-haired fur and trimmed in leather, our newest Calf Hair collection makes a bold statement. We asked the authorities on luxury, Associate CAD Artist, Lily, and Trend Reporter, Liz for their thoughts on this design. Inspiration “Fur and […]

Find Your Style: Curated College Backpacks

We all know that the best part of getting ready to go back to college is the shopping. We also know you have a lot of other things to worry about this time of year — courses and credits and majors, oh my! — so we wanted to simplify at least one decision for you: […]

Pick Your Pack: Curated College Backpacks

The school year is quickly approaching and it’s almost time to pack up your bags and head back to school. Our collegiate girls need a bag that is fashionable and functional for hauling books across campus. Student approved, these are our top choices to sit on your shoulders. Quilted Amy Backpack Preppy Poly Backpack Ella […]

Define the Design: Wildwood

Sleek designs and structured silhouettes take our newest Leather collection to the professional level. Named after the neighborhood that one of our founders lived in when starting the business, this collection was built for the career woman. Associate CAD Artist, Lily, and Trend Reporter, Liz share how Wildwood got its modern mark. Inspiration “The lining […]

Party Planning with Pixie Blooms

With the turning of the tassel, it’s time to throw a sensational celebration. Katie Niemiec of The Little Black Blog is here with five steps for creating an intimate, unique gathering for toasting the graduate against a Pixie Blooms-themed backdrop. “A graduation party can be a big blowout to celebrate with all your family and friends […]

Crown thee colorful

 To our delightful surprise, it turns out our Brand Ambassador Meryl Davis is more than just a great athlete. She’s pretty crafty as well! Below, she shares her 4 simple steps for creating a Coachella-inspired flower crown. Missing out on a DIY flower crown JUST bc I’m not going to Coachella ~ No way Jose […]

Polish off the look

Our celebration of Summer Sparkle starts with a lustrous manicure. Product Development Design Assistant Van joins us today to share her guide to this glitzy, glimmering nail art, inspired by Pixie Blooms. Van’s advice: PREPARE. Before you apply your base coat, buffer your nails and then clean with alcohol or water (not soap). TIPS. Paint […]