- This $900 Louis Vuitton Pencil Case Looks Too Good to Use – Louis Vuitton is set to release its luxurious take on the classic pencil case. Costing $900, the calfskin leather pencil roll is covered in the classic Louis Vuitton monogram and comes complete with a range 40 of coloring pencils, each inscribed with the LV logo. Read more on Highsnobiety
- Sales for the “Amazon Coat” Were $5 Million in January 2019, Alone – A $139 jacket has sent the fashion media into a frenzy. As New York Magazine’s The Strategist first wrote last spring, after taking over Manhattan’s ritzy Upper East Side, the Made-in-China jacket, which is being offered up on Amazon by a third party seller, proceeded to woo countless other women in the densely-populated city and beyond. A report from the Financial Times pegged the jacket as perfectly demonstrating the “disruptive threats long feared by executives and owners of Europe’s luxury brands: Amazon’s ability to sell sought-after fashion.” Read more on TFL
- Mugler’s Paris Fashion Week Show Makes the Middle Finger Manicure a Thing – Flipping someone off isn’t always possible. There’s the office meeting with inane questions and an inhumane lack of snacks. The first date, where he says, “My type is normally models.” The sixth date, where he says, “I can’t give you what you deserve right now.” And of course in Paris, where cigarettes count as breakfast and looking excited about anything—even fashion!—is super uncool. Read more on Elle
- Why Margiela’s Tabi Boot Is Minting Money – As the enigmatic designer’s split-toe shoe gains a celebrity following years after its initial release, retailers are cashing in. Read more on BoF
Romana Hai started blogging full-time in 2013 . Fashion Ambitions is more than a blog and more-or-less acts as a portfolio containing brands/collaborations and achievements. Although Romana was born and raised in New York, she currently resides in the Financial District of Boston, MA. Romana attended Penn State University and graduated in 2010 with two degrees: Economics from the Smeal College of Business and Telecommunications from the College of Communications. You can reach Romana at firstname.lastname@example.org.