Grab of the Week: a print of a YSL clutch that’s (almost) as good as the real thing


Published:

Sadly, buying a designer handbag doesn’t happen as often as most of us would like. Usually, we’re left to gaze upon our most coveted favourites as they’re lined up lovingly at Holt Renfrew or The Room. But if saving up for a new “it” bag is your goal, why not stay on track with some daily visual inspiration?

Toronto fashion illustrator Jocelyn Teng’s recently launched website sells beautiful watercolours and prints of drool-worthy accessories that are almost as good has getting your hands on the real things, like this Yves Saint Laurent clutch.

$80. Available online at www.wallnine.com

Gracie Carroll is a Toronto-based freelance writer whose work has appeared in ELLE UK, ELLEcanada.com, Plaid magazine and FILLER magazine. Keep up with her daily blog at www.graciecarroll.com.

Edit Module

Join the conversation and have your say by commenting below. Our comment system uses a Facebook plugin. Please note that you'll have to turn off some ad-blockers in order to see the comments.

Edit Module

Follow us on Twitter @PostCity for more on what to eat, where to shop and what to do in Toronto.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

You may also like...

Local Love: Two Toronto brands collaborate to bring back a classic style for summer 2017

Local Love: Two Toronto brands collaborate to bring back a classic style for summer 2017

This spring we're feeling the retro lines of the Drake General Store’s meet-cute with shoemaker Bata. The 122-year-old company has paired up with the Toronto-based shop to breathe new life into the iconic Bata Bullets sneaker.
Posted 1 day ago
Forest Hill’s green home of the future

Forest Hill’s green home of the future

Local firm Probuilt Design + Build has created one of the most energy-efficient homes in the city, which will be built in the Allen Road and Eglinton Avenue area for a Toronto couple.
Posted 2 days ago
Local Love: Bright yellow pumps for spring days about town

Local Love: Bright yellow pumps for spring days about town

Last fall Frank + Oak added womenswear to their roster of offerings, dishing out similarly stylish and affordable staples to the ladies. Most recently they launched a collection of footwear meaning gals can now get their look from head down to, yes, toe.
Posted 1 week ago
Property Brothers: This spring, pretend you are staging your own home

Property Brothers: This spring, pretend you are staging your own home

Start by doing a deep clean, including mouldings, door and window frames, window blinds, spaces under beds and other furniture, kitchen, baths, house plants, even air ducts.
Posted 1 week ago
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleEdit Module