August 2011 behind the curtain

perfect pieces: props from our london shops

August 30th, 2011  |   column: what's new

take a peek at a few of the playful curiosities, knick-knacks and one-of-a-kind pieces you’ll find adorning our new shops in london, thanks to the expert eye of our in-house visuals team.    

london calling

August 29th, 2011  |   column: what's new

deborah takes london

August 29th, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

creative director deborah lloyd is london born and raised (“opening the kate spade new york shops in london gives me an excuse to go home more often!”).    

summer friday snapshots: the catskills

August 26th, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

in our summer friday series, take a peek at how our staffers are enjoying their half-day fridays—and resulting long(er) weekends. this week, hit the road (with the top down!) for a quick jaunt upstate and meet papi chulo…    

spotted: the scout

August 26th, 2011  |   column: hot off the press

we’re delighted that our scout bag was spotted around town on the arm of refinery 29 shutterbug tracy wang, who showed off her neon yellow cross-body on the site’s recent “bag stalking” roundup.    

behind the scenes with bryce dallas howard

August 25th, 2011  |   column: what's new

we shot our fall campaign on the streets of soho with bryce dallas howard and a buzz-worthy crew, including fashion photographer ellen von unwerth and makeup artist gucci westman.    

women for women: how you can help

August 24th, 2011  |   column: what's new

as our hand in hand partnership with women for women international continues to grow, we have lots of new products that we are excited to unveil in the months to come. (think supersoft pieces handcrafted in rare cashmere.) product aside, we’re also happy to support the organization’s amazing efforts to help women in war-torn countries rebuild their lives.    

hit the road: opi’s touring america

August 23rd, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish


we love the classic idea of an all-american road trip—after all, our entire westward collection was inspired by one—and we were delighted to discover OPI’s newest collection of nail polishes, touring america.    

dance party anyone?

August 21st, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

Dance Trailer from Chris Poole on Vimeo.

we came across this montage by the flash dance on oh joy! and it immediately set our toes to tapping.    

we flip for flipbooks

August 19th, 2011  |   column: what's new

during our bay area blogger event, we invited guests to strike a pose (or two, or twenty) and create a flipbook. take a peek at one of our favorites—featuring crystal and emily, two of our grant avenue shopgirls.    

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