How-To (styling)

Lucky How-To
Elizabeth Lippman
How to buy a handbag.

Putting it together:

  • When shopping, wear the kind of clothes you'll typically have on with your bag. If you're looking for a bag to use in the summer, try it with a tank to be sure that it's comfortable against bare skin.

  • To get a sense of what a large bag will look and feel like in action, drop your own bag inside, so you're sure it won't lose its shape when it's full of your stuff.

  • Do a reality test: Walk with it squished under your arm, see if it tips over when you set it down, and undo the closures—one-handed and as quickly as possible.

  • Make sure you're getting what you paid for. Look for solid-feeling and sound-functioning hardware; pockets that open and close cleanly; and secure, even stitching.

more on luckymag.com

Master Class: Four Steps To Longer, Fuller Lashes

Thick, feathery lashes are the ultimate in pretty, sexy glamor.

Lucky Executive Fashion Director Alexis Bryan Morgan's New Skin Miracle

There's no such thing as an actual miracle when it comes to skin care, but this new lotion comes pretty close.

TODAY'S DEAL: 50% Off Sitewide at One Love Organics Skincare!

The Best Labor Day Sales: 10 Things Lucky Editors Are Definitely Buying

As if a three-day weekend wasn't enough reason to celebrate, the sale gods have decided to treat us to major markdowns at a bunch of our favorite stor…

A Dreamy White Dress For Any And All Labor Day Plans

Out of the 365 days of the year, Labor Day's the best one for wearing white dresses.