Ladies and Gentlemen, The Financial Times have reported on September 6th 2022 that the trend logomania is phasing out. While bittersweet don’t throw out your logomania items just yet.
Sometimes we get tired of wearing the same bag over and over again. We want something new, and buying a new bag is undoubtedly a great idea, but not as affordable and practical.
Max Verstappen officially got the Luxe Du Jour award for “Brother Of The Year”. Verstappen is a Formula 1 race car driver. He is known for his winning mentality and his unbelievable talent.
My favorite videos to watch on YouTube are “what is in my bag?”.. I always watch and once someone explains the purpose of an item in their bag, I run and put it in my purse. Tape is the one thing I carry around that people think is strange – but the amount of times it has come in handy, I don’t regret that purchase.
Gentlemen, this ones for you! Did you know we carry luxury men’s shoes, accessories and sometimes even bags. Ladies, if you’re still reading this… it’s time to treat the men in your life. Men, it is time to treat yourself.
Cyrille Vigneron, President and CEO of Cartier, recently did an interview with Bloomberg. Vigneron hinted at a 3-5% price increase to offset the cost of materials like gold, diamond and platinum. If you would like to purchase Cartier, we recommend purchasing now and in the preloved market you will get an even better rate! Here are some Cartier jewelry pieces we still have in stock! Rose Gold Love Bracelet: White Gold Love Bracelet: Love bracelets were referred to as the “Modern Love Handcuff”. It was rumored that Cartier never let anyone buy the cuff for themselves and you had to buy them in pairs. Bag lovers, how do you feel about the Cartier price increase?
Adjustable Card holder: Introducing our latest Luxe Du Jour Product; The Adjustable Card Holder Converter! You can easily transform any standard-sized card holder into a waist belt bag, crossbody or over the shoulder bag. It can easily transform any standard sized card holder (4.5″ x 3″) into a cardholder on chain. This new feature allows you to fully adjust the length and repurpose your card holder into a compact functional bag accessory! The clip on the clasp allows you to remove the strap from this insert and attach it onto any other felt inserts or any bag or item with rings. Here are some cardholder that would work wonderfully on the adjustable converter Hermes Compact Wallet: Hermes Constance Slim Hermes Compact Bearn Wallet Hermes Kelly Pocket Compact Wallet Bag Addict, Have you tried our adjustable converter yet?
It’s Spring, and in spring 2017 the infamous Chanel Gabrielle bag was first launched. Gabrielle was targeted towards a younger demographic. It was designed by the late Karl Lagerfeld. His inspiration was Gabrielle Chanel. Gabrielle paid tribute to the founder and her constant desire to put women’s freedom first, freedom of style. The bag was said to be an effortless “it” bag with a contemporary twist. The bag’s shape takes inspiration from oculus glasses. The adjustable strap lets you wear it three different ways: over the shoulder, cross body or both at the same time. The Gabrielle received mixed reviews amongst Chanel fans, doubting the longevity of the bags’ style. The bag was well received amongst celebrities and influencers. The Gabrielle has become a staple in Chanel’s collection. Here are some Chanel Gabrielle Hobo Bags that we have in stock: […]
Mommy Bag (noun): Mary Poppins of bags usually contain diapers, snacks and everything you and everyone around you may need. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to have a kid to rock a mommy bag. How is a mommy bag different from a tote? I’m glad you asked. A mommy bag can be even a small bag that if organized correctly, can fit everything you could possibly need. A tote is usually larger and typically made of canvas, leather or any easy to clean material. These bags are perfect since they are able to carry all essentials while remaining stylish and elegant. The Birkin is the OG mommy bag – Jane Birkin originally used it as a diaper bag. Bags are meant to be enjoyed and used. If you are worried about them getting a little dirty, don’t worry, we […]
Honest question, would you like a belt that’s only purpose is to hold your pants up or would you prefer a belt that not only holds your pants up but can carry your essentials too. I’m not talking about fanny packs, I mean the ever-so classy belt bags. A fanny pack can be wonderful for running errands or going for a jog. However, the belt bag is a sophisticated, fashionable bag that’s perfect for on the go, being a style statement or even more. Belt Bags 101: Sophisticated version of a fanny pack It’s become a must-have accessory. When the big wigs like Alexander Wang and Louis Vuitton debuted during Fashion Week, the belt bags became something that everyone needed to have Men can wear belts too, The name “belt bag” has status attached to it too. Perfect for all […]
Does everyone feel busier in February than any other month? Maybe because it’s a shorter month. Since I survived the February blues and I feel like I have become a strong business woman – I’m going to need a new work bag to treat myself. I think you need to treat yourself too. Sac De Jour Classy, structured, and spacious. “Sac De Jour” translates to “Day Bag” – you go to work during the day, which is a sign that this should be your work bag. The structure of the bag gives the bag its elegance to be paired with a power suit or delicate dress. The bag itself isn’t bulky and has delicate pleats along the side to give it more of a feminine design. Chanel Jumbo Flap It can fit a laptop. Need I say more? I […]
Hi, my name is Megan, and I am a Sales Representative at Luxe Du Jour. I wanted to introduce myself to both new and existing Luxe Du Jour Clients. I work out of the head office here in Calgary, Alberta. My personal favorite brands are Hermès, Chanel, Celine, Christian Dior, and Chloé. In terms of products, I specialize in Hermès, Chanel and Celine, so I am more than happy to answer any questions you may have about these brands. Now, here are FIVE more things to know about me: 1. I am an Administration Assistant turned Sales Representative I got my bachelor’s degree in Business Administration a long time ago; I was certain that being an administration assistant is what I should do. After being a stay-at-home mom for a couple years, I really want to go back to work […]
Sarah Coleman, a Manhattan-born designer, has turned Louis Vuitton bags into folding chairs. Huh? – we want one! In July 2018, Coleman began reupholstering a vintage armchair using a deconstructed broken Louis Vuitton suitcase which belonged to her father. Her designs have gained mass popularity – she now has a full-blown website where her work is readily available for purchase. Coleman stated in the Robb Report: “My work came about in a very organic way. I went for it after upholstering my own chair using an LV luggage piece I had but was not using because of a broken zipper. I always have my eyes open for new pieces that I can create or materials to repurpose in a new way from how they are usually seen,” Her inspiration for her work came from walking downtown and seeing a small […]
My favorite holiday is Valentine’s Day, whether it is going out with the girls, a date night with a significant other or a night in watching your favorite movie. Valentine’s day is all about telling the people around you that you love them while they’re still around to hear it. It is also a great reminder about self-love – make sure you treat yourselves as well…you deserve it. Now for my ladies that are going out, let’s talk – what are we wearing? For significant others, what are we buying her? Here are my top picks for Valentines Day: Chanel Like Wallet The perfect bag that fits essential cards, ID, phone, lip gloss and mints. This stunning pale pink color is neutral enough to match your outfit, but still be a nice pop of color with a neutral look. […]
You or someone you know must be a designer bag addict right? Well, don’t be ashamed because most of us here at Luxe Du Jour also are proud handbag addicts, and we have the perfect gift ideas for you or them whether it’s for their birthday, anniversary, Valentine’s Day, Christmas or a ‘just because’, whatever the occasion is, we are here to help! You don’t need to buy them an expensive designer bag because these bag hacks and bag accessories will make them just as happy without breaking the bank! Ok, maybe not just as happy because yes we all want another Chanel or Hermès bag added to our collection HA! But sometimes it’s not about the price and its about the thought and the uniqueness of the gift, am I right? We want to share with you some of […]