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Fri 08.28

Luisa via Roma Sale: 30% Off for Bag Snobs!

When a good sale comes your way, you stop everything you’re doing and get to shopping. Items already discounted, some by as much as 50%, are getting an additional cut of 30% off just for Bag Snobs with the code BS30FR. And FREE SHIPPING. What?!

Tue 08.25
Five Bags to Avoid

Five Bags to Avoid: Fringe Overkill

A little fringe is fun and on-trend. But not all fringe is created equal, and these fringe bags rival Animal the Muppet in their levels of crazy moppy-ness. But hey, maybe you like that kind of look. And maybe you’ve got a little bit of Animal in you yourself!

Wed 08.19
Bags That Won’t Go Away

Bags That Won’t Go Away: Balenciaga Arena Classic City Bag

The original Balenciaga motorcycle bag, or more officially known as the Arena Classic City bag, had me up quite a few nights in search of different variations back in 2000. I had the ready-to-be-distressed leather version. I had the less-common pony hair. Hell, I even had it in denim and flannel.

Mon 08.17

Manic Monday: Club Going Up On a Monday

The ubiquitous ILoveMakonnen song may be about “working Monday night” and the “club going up on a Tuesday,” but I’m switching it up! Turn your Manic Monday into Monday Fun Day by getting dressed to the nines and going out in full-force.

Mon 08.17
Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials

Frugal Snob’s Five Essentials: Under $200 and Almost Too Good to Be True

We have been preaching to invest in the Five Essentials for years now, but when I say invest, I do not mean go clean out your 401K. There are so many incredible Frugal Snob options that will give you the same versatility and functionality of a well-edited bag wardrobe.

Thu 08.13

Top 5 Unexpected Canvas Bags: Yes We Canvas!

As we head towards the end of summer (noooo!), there is one thing we don’t need to leave behind. While nautical prints and caftans will have to move to the back of closet, there’s a certain fabric that gets to remain front and center: Canvas.

Tue 08.11

Top 5 Tweed Bags: Separate the Tweed from the Boys

There’s something so timelessly sophisticated about one of fall’s favorite fabrics, tweed.

Mon 08.10

Manic Monday: Seeing Stars…And Spots…and Other Stuff!

How is it already Monday again? I’m not going to opine on why the weekend goes by in the blink of an eye, while a workday can feel like an eternity. Instead, I’m going to distract myself with a bunch of bags that have me all starry-eyed.

Thu 08.06
Top Chinese-Influenced Bags

Top Chinese-Influenced Bags: The Emperor’s New Bags

Five-thousand-plus years of culture, and the Chinese are trending once again. Throughout history, much has been borrowed by Western cultures from the Chinese in the realms of both fashion and technology. But never has it been as revered as it is today!