Settling for Second Best


This winter, I became enamored with the Marc Jacobs


bag. After weeks of back and forth trips to Saks and Barney's, I finally decided that the quilting was a bit stuffy for my taste and went with a bag with a bit more flair. His new

BE.V Patchwork Wristlet

however? Totally different story. It has the same general feel as the Ines, but in a smaller size, it offers a fresh alternative to lugging around a clunky handbag. The blush color is the perfect nude and I can't wait to be tan enough so that the gold will pop against my skin.