Microsuede Navy Satchel

Independent designer Danielle Ribner makes (with all production staying in NYC and the Garment District) romantic womenswear under her label Loup, especially jumpsuits and pants that make bottoms both tasteful and fun. Debuting accessories for the first time this season, Loup offers different-sized handbags consciously made using microsuede. The material is not only animal-friendly, but far lighter than your classic leather bag. We like how …

Hand-Painted Pouch

Designed by Kathi Keppel and made with love in New Orleans, DVRA’s bags and apparel channel warm tropical goodness thanks to papayas, banana leaves and pineapple motifs. She’s collaborated with local artist collective MILAGROS (whose installation work typically covers walls, buildings and even automobiles) to bring their patterns to a smaller, portable canvas. This hand-painted, attention-grabbing pouch is extra roomy so you can take all …

Cape Cod Watch

Hermès may be most famous for their highly covetable Birkin bag, but those into watches know that the French purveyor is equally remarkable at making high quality timepieces. The Cape Cod, with its double-wrapping Barenia leather strap, is as classic as it is modern. We like the stainless steel case and tan strap but many styles are available.