ACE OF SPADE: When it comes to clothing, Kate Spade is like that commitaphobe you dated for eons: Willing to dole out the accessories but running for the hills when it comes to full-fledged apparel. Until now. Kate Spade finally made it official and launched its first clothing collection at Bloomingdale’s. And we have to say, it’s been well worth the wait. The line is packed with chic, quirky numbers like this Bisous Gale Lace Dress ($395), plus plenty of options to mix and match. Oh, Kate Spade, we’re glad you took the plunge. Bloomingdale’s
BIRD IS THE WORD: You’ve got a Louis and a Chloe. You’ve even got a few Marcs. But do you have a Bird? We’re pegging this to be the next must-have handbag brand. Forget gaudy Coach Cs and Fendi emblems that breed handbag homogeneity, Bird keeps its bags simple and subtle. Fashionistas will have to guess what you have hanging off your arm. Keep ‘em guessing with the Lil Lady. Its bucket-beds-hobo shape is just the thing to store your stuff in this fall. $1,785, Bird Handbags
A BEAUTIFUL THING: Beauty.com knows fall makeup is alive and well on its virtul shelves. And your need to load up on the season’s new colors is in full bloom. That’s why it’s offering a $15 gift card for every $75 you spend. Things to keep in mind while you load up: Fall calls for grey eyes, nude lips and just a hint of shimmer for your cheeks. Through September 6.