2010 Blue Ribbon Pieces Countdown, Part 3: While I have already thoroughly fawned over Hannah MacGibbon's soon-to-be must-have Spring 2011 Chloé ballet flats, I would be remiss to wind up 2010 without broaching the exquisitely constructed handbags churned out in tandem with that off-duty ballerina inspired collection. The season’s bow motif extends to this thoughtfully conceived purse—at once sturdy, refined and playful—its perfection lies in the meticulous details: an ideal size, a smart chain, distinctive coloration, elegant rivets and a delightful bow.
This bag is no doubt wait list material. And so, I tip my hat to Hannah… again.[above] Chloé Spring 2011 bows, in runway form