Trend Report

Four Stylish Fanny Packsโ€”Yes, Fanny Packs!โ€”You'll Wear Forever

If you thought fanny packs had their moment in the โ€™90s, think again. Theyโ€™re back and, dare we say, more stylish than ever, with chic options that can take you from the beach to happy hour.

10/04/2021 By Megan McDonald With Lauren Pritchard

Inspo on the go

What's in His Bag: Ringling College Instructor George Cwirko-Godycki

A peek at the artist essentials that illustrator and Instagram sensation Cwirko-Godycki carries with him every day.

09/13/2019 By Sarafina Murphy-Gibson

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What's in Her Bag: Pure Barre Owner Lindsay Peirce

Peirce owns two Pure Barre studios and co-owns the swim brand Kay & Elle. She gave us a peek inside her bag so we could see what this girl boss can't live without.

08/16/2019 By Hanna Powers

Bag Lady

How BSWANKY, a Line of High-End Handbags, Helps Immigrant Women

A chance meeting was the catalyst for Gretchen Bauer's line of ethically made handbags.

05/13/2019 By Megan McDonald

Ready for Love

Four Little Luxuries to Splurge on This Valentine's Day

Try these four fab finds for romance.

01/24/2019 By Megan McDonald

Eye Spy

Fashion Find: Drew Barrymore's FLOWER Eyewear

Look just like Barrymore in these chic sunnies, which start at just $39.

11/30/2016 By Heather Dunhill

New hires

Optical Company Hires, Promotes

Sarasota's Ioptics Eyewear recently hired Corey Learn as a licensed optician and promoted Holley Hassler to general manager.

11/04/2016 By staff

Practical Luxury

Psst! We Found the Perfect Bag by Paige Hamilton

Frustrated with that bag that's always a little too small? Paige Hamilton designs have style and space.

06/14/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Top Shelf

Our Top Fashion and Beauty Finds for April

Genius looks and loot from our fashion editor.

04/01/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Purse Power

The Right Bag Offers Style and Function

A sophisticated handbag that holds everything is a must-have for a long day.

03/14/2016 By Jackie Rogers

So Clutch

Meet Edie Parker Designer/Founder Brett Heyman

Fashion editor Heather Dunhill talks with Edie Parker founder Brett Heyman, one of the fashion industry's hottest accessory designers.

03/07/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Now Ear This

Statement Earrings Make a Fashionable Comeback

Fashion editor Heather Dunhill rounds up eight pairs of earrings that are guaranteed to get noticed.

03/01/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Fierce Four Eyes

Warby Parker's Neil Blumenthal Talks New Store in Tampa

Warby Parker arrives at the Oxford Exchange in Tampa.

02/18/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Article

Sarasota's Wrapt With Love Offers Wearable, Personalized Keepsakes

The brainchild of Renee Phinney and Jenn Smith-Stutler, Wrapt With Love creates wearable, personalized keepsakes.

01/06/2016 By Heather Dunhill

Fashion I.Q.

Bra-Fitting Tips from Luxury Lingerie Line Simone Perele

Katia Charle, creative director of lingerie brand Simone Perele (which can be found locally at Sea Cup and Up), shares her tried-and-true bra fitting tips.

12/17/2015 By Heather Dunhill

Article

7 Sarasota-Inspired Shopping Finds

Carol Tisch rounds up 7 Sarasota shopping finds inspired by the pinks and watery blues that surround us here.

12/01/2015 By Carol Tisch

Article

Glasses Purveyor Edward Beiner on the Latest Eyewear Trends

Edward Beiner, purveyor of chic eyewear, shares the latest glasses trends and his current most-know brands.

10/19/2015 By Heather Dunhill

Article

Four Fashion and Beauty Picks for Fall

Heather Dunhill rounds up her favorite products for the season.

10/01/2015 By Heather Dunhill

Article

Get to Know Handbag Designer Monica Botkier

Get to know handbag designer Monica Botkier in this fun interview with fashion editor Heather Dunhill.

12/01/2014 By Heather Dunhill

Article

Accessories for a Fashionable Sarasota Fourth of July

Retail Therapy blogger Tatyana Sharoubim rounds up her favorite picks for the festive fashionista from Diana E Kelly.

07/03/2014 By Tatyana Sharoubim