Market Watch: Reed Krakoff

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It's raining in New York—again. But if there's one thing that can pull me out of the weather doldrums, it's looking at bags. Considering my obsession with accessories, I'm shocked I only have a small, edited collection at home. (Really, I swear.) But I'm about to add to it once the pre-Fall and Fall Reed Krakoff pieces hit stores.

I've been ogling the Boxer bags (pictured above) for a while now, trying to decide if they work for me. After seeing them in person, I'm certain they do.  At this point, I'm deciding between the black calf-hair ($1,390) or the cream version with a snakeskin tie ($1,090).  Decisions, decisions.

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The smaller Kit bags (above)—which are slightly larger versions of the crossbody bags in stores now—are also quite tempting, and they range in price from $990 for the leather to $30,000 for alligator. (I'll be buying the leather version.) I've never been a small bag kind of gal—though in my fantasies, one clutch is all I need for the day. (That's why they call them fantasies.) But for these, I just may make an exception.

The Boxer bags land in stores June 1, and the Kit bags are available August 1.