Call it the seven-month itch, but we've now turned our wandering, style-hungry eyes to the newborn baby in the Octo lot: the Amanda Pearl "Cosima" Clutch ($1295 at AmandaPearl.com). This festive clutch features a textured exterior, with a lace overlay stitched atop a honeysuckle pink moiré...

Every piece was so stunning, it was tough to blame Amanda when she struggled to settle on a favorite piece. "Oh, that's like choosing your favorite child! I love all of my designs," she told me. When pressed, she settled on the glittery "Octo" clutch. Celebrity followers of Amanda Pearl's...

My number one product is La Roche Posay Anthelios XL, I may live in the frozen north but I still wear this on my face every single day, my mother installed the need for sunscreen into my epidermis when I was 20 and I have worn it every day since then. Alas, I tanned my body and I am living...

I mean, you have needs too, right? And I'll bet that you didn't even know about all the products out there that'll instantly make your life better. Like a fabric shaver, for example—have you taken care of last year's pilling sweaters? Well you should, because you can save what money you put...

I am finding the need for products that help my hair achieve more volume for today's hairstyles. I have been testing a lot of products that promise voluminous hair, and you know what? Some of them just don't work. Some of these volume hair products offer too much heavy product that they...

If your next gig is on the red carpet, let's face it, you need a clutch. Ok, ok. No red carpet gig this week? You still need a clutch...every girl needs a clutch! After all, you can't possibly carry that big bag of yours after dark (shaking my pointy finger). And this is where Amanda...

The inside of the purse, meanwhile, features a lace Moiré lining with the Amanda Pearl logo and includes a small mirror for quick touch-ups. Amanda Pearl Alessia Zoë Clutch, $1398. Available at AmandaPearl.com

term "octo" has been shrouded in derision thanks to the antics of Nadya Suleman (otherwise known as the controversial Octo-Mom), but designer Amanda Pearl is restoring some dignity to the prefix with a series of glamorous clutch purse in octagonal shapes. The latest addition to her Octo...

Joan Smalls attended the 8th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards last night in a floral zip-front dress from this year's winner, Joseph Altuzarra, as well as a $1295 Cosima Clutch from accessories designer Amanda Pearl: The Spring 2012 clutch is crafted from hand-painted lace with coral...

design and production departments, honing her understanding of materials, construction and the process of putting a line into global production. When not working, Amanda can be found scouring flea markets for the latest treasure to add to her costume jewelry collection, sewing beads on a...

 

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