Houndstooth is big for Fall and you can get a jump-start on the trend with this gorgeous Balenciaga Seaside Damier Tote for the summer. It’s printed nylon with contrast canvas web handles, and leather and patent trim. It has an unlined interior with leather-trimmed zipper pocket and two organizational pockets. Includes matching zip-top pouch. $995 at Barneys.
– NJ, The Brunette