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Fri 08.28
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Furla Perla Mini Crossbody Tote: Perla of Wisdom

This adorable little bag has such a great shape. It’s taken some inspiration from a classic north-south tote and restyled it to irresistibly detailed effects. Tapering towards the top, it’s got the same of appeal as a bucket yet it’s totally different.

Mon 08.24
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Top 5 Manic Monday Bags: Multi-Texture Madness

This week, I’m all about bags that make me want to reach out and touch them – and then keep carrying them well into the fall season. A little bit of texture can go a long way, and a lot can go even further.

Fri 08.21
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Top 5 Frugal Animal-Print Bags: Dotty Deals

I appreciate a great animal print just as much as I appreciate a good frugal find, so when you put two of my favorite things together, you can imagine my excitement. You should be psyched, too!

Tue 08.18
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Top 5 Bag-and-Beauty Combinations: Miss Match

Calling it old-fashioned to get matchy-matchy with your look? That’s so old-fashioned! Right now, it feels thoroughly modern to coordinate your bag to your makeup, whether it’s a swipe of shimmering eye shadow, a classic lip, or an avant-garde manicure.

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
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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.

Mon 08.10
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Extra 20% Off the Luisa via Roma Sale: Shop Fall Trends at a Discount

If you didn’t think it was a Manic Monday before now, then the additional 20% discount Luisa via Roma has applied to their sale selections will make you a believer!

Fri 08.07
Street Style Trend Alert

Street Style Trend Alert: Vita Kin

From fringe to hobo bags to exaggerated hoop earrings, the boho look is a fashion favorite at the moment, and none are doing it as well as Ukranian brand Vita Kinicon. For one thing, the style – vyshyvanka, the nation’s traditional embroidered clothing – is a different take on boho than we’re used to seeing.

Fri 08.07
Top 5 Ultimate On-Trend Bags NOW

Top 5 Ultimate On-Trend Bags NOW: Living in the Moment

The most common question I get asked when people find out what I do is: “So, what’s the hot bag right now?” Of course I could tell them to just read my blog, but instead of being snarky, I opt to be helpful and rattle off a list of current bags that are the most relevant.