In The Bag

Real vs. Fake: Louis Vuitton Trademark Stamps

Here at FASHIONPHILE, we take authenticity very seriously.   Shopping for pre-owned luxury items isn't easy, and Louis Vuitton items are the most highly counterfeited items in the world. Whether it’s a handbag or an accessory item, the authentication of every Louis Vuitton item is reviewed and inspected to ensure that its details meet with [...]

Beyond the Names: Fashion And The AAPI Community

Self-Gifting For Mother’s Day

2021 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

The Correlation Between The Sustainability Mindset and Buying Luxury

The Best Bags For Your Books According To Our Staff

Earth-friendly Fashion: The Sustainable Solution

Lesser-Known Designer Brands Worth Adding to Your Repertoire

Iconic Pieces: The Louis Vuitton Edition

An Authentic (ation) Moment in 3, 2, 1.

Rarity and Intrigue: The Hermes Horseshoe Stamp

50 shades of beige: the Chanel Caviar Flap

"50 shades of beige: the Chanel Caviar Flap" Any woman worth her salt has already completed a thorough investigation into Chanel’s delicious array of lipstick shades. She knows exactly which suits her best — and which ones are better left on the endcap display where they first called her name.   Of course, when it [...]
Brand Spotlight

Chanel Pinks: Our Editor’s Favorites

The Unexpected Allure Of Judith Leiber

The Origins of Gucci: An Italian Love Story

Chanel: the Legend, the Lore, and the Pieces that Make This Moment

The Legacy of Louis Vuitton

Tone & Texture: Choosing Chanel Textiles


"TOP SHELF: THE ULTIMATE RESELLER LIST" No one wants to part with a designer handbag. But sometimes, the sacrifice is just worth it. Like when it means you can nab a newer one you couldn’t quite justify otherwise. Or when you actually get back more than you paid for it. (Who knew your investment portfolio would [...]

The Hands-Down Best Designer Totes for New Moms

The True Value of an Hermès Scarf

How To Use the Resale Boom to Your Advantage