I loved the edge the company used to have and it almost felt like a secret - while the rest of the world thought it was nothing more than herringbone bags & ruby red velvet ballet flats, those behind the scenes and in-the-know knew otherwise. It was a little British with a splash of Japanese and a dash of The Ice Storm and a very late night at The Chelsea Hotel. A friend and former co-worker said he felt like there used to be quirkiness, but also mystery and some darkness...now it's just in your face color and pop, a piece of strawberry flavored bubble-gum. Take a peek and see what I mean:
THE EARLY YEARS
THE NEW DIRECTION
What do you think? Do you like the old or new kate spade? And p.s. the recent Carolina Herrera ads have been reminding me a little of older kate spade ads.