You might have noticed my not so minor obsession with bags. Work bags for women, also laptop and gadget bags. What can I say, I love bags hence most of my chic picks featured here are BAGS! Ha!
I’ve been thinking of buying myself a backpack but most of the usual stuff I see in the malls near my place are either so masculine or have a very funky for kids look. I want something that can be used for going to work and something a woman can carry around without looking like she’s about to go scaling Mt. Everest.
So off I go to my fave window surf shopping place…Amazon! to search for a nice work backpacks for women. Here’s a few lovely ones..
Coofit® Women’s Casual Street Magic Orchestra Hit Color Series
Vans Women’s Addie Multi Handle Handbag Backpack
New Style Korean Version Fashion Casual Genuine Leather Women’s Backpack Setchal Bag Top Handle Bag (black) – also available in hot pink and purple.
Signare Women’s Rucksack Backpack Bag Lucky Cat
Looking for a not too severe and a bit casual ladies work handbag? Here’s one..
The SAK Iris Satchel Bag. I love how roomy this is. Not to severely structured so it passes off as a casual day bag too. Richly textured and designed to be worn as crossbody or satchel/tote. Also comes in several color choices.
Time to up my posting frequency on this blog. I know I haven’t updated much, I was pretty much preoccupied with a lot of web projects. I was also hit with a little bout of blogging ‘block’? I think I’ve gotten my blogging groove back and was hopping about for the latest handbag arrivals I want to feature.
I was looking particularly for a tote but I changed my mind when I saw this satchel. Dooney & Bourke Croco Pocket Satchel available at Zappos for $298.
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Love the total look. Sturdy but with a very distinct appeal and feminine look. Plus I love that it has lots of colors to choose from. Now, if money is not an issue, I would love to have some if not all the colors..
So what’s my handbag pick of the week? I was looking out for something nice and bright. Spring and summer colors and came across the Marc by Marc Jacobs Pretty Nylon Tote. I love the one in Sunrise Gold! Buy it from Zappos for $198.
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Bright and cheery, right?
I’m picking red because well, that’s a pretty auspicious color and its almost V-day. There are lots of choices but I love this Rebecca Minkoff Tryst Everyday Bag because of its structure. It’s roomy, can be a tote bag with that short handle and could also double as your shoulder bag with the extra shoulder strap.
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I love bags like these, great for everyday use. Ohh, its a little pricey though, but if you ask me its worth it coz you can use it everyday. Available at eBags.com for $396
Love this! The details, the whole look, most of all the color- in Flamingo! This is one priey bag (for me!) but if I had tons of $$$ I’d be making a run for this..or this might just induce me save more hahaha.
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Chloe collection Marcie Whipstiched Satchel – $1895,can be pre-ordered from Neiman Marcus. Here’s the product details:
- Flamingo (pale pink) lambskin with artisan whipstitching.
- Golden hardware.
- Wrapped top handles with Marcie buckles; 5 3/4″ drop.
- Zip top.
- Pintucked horseshoe flap-pocket on front; tie-ring closure.
- Tooled “Chloe” logo on center.
- Fluted edges.
- Cotton canvas lining.
- Inside, zip and cell phone pockets.
- 11″H x 14 1/2″W x 5″D.
- Made in Italy.
I am currently obsessing about cross body bags. I love them!! Casual and very functional. So its hardly surprising a crossbody bag makes it to my pick of the week, my first pick for the new year 2011!
Tanned Yellow Capri Leather ”Braid Handles” Crossbody Tote from Purse Boutique.com – $168. Also available in black and grey.
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I really really like this. Women’s Clava 551501 Canvas/Leather Tote – Khaki Canvass Cafe Leather. I’m really hankering for a tote that doubles as cross body bag so I like this one coz it has a shoulder strap.
Canvas tote with cafi leather accents and carry handles. Interior is fully lined with full length zip pocket, interior organizer and tab closure. Exterior side buckles secure contents. Adustable shoulder strap has 10″-23″ drop, carry handles have 7″ drop. Leather patch for personalization.
Available at Bagsbuy for $107.95.
I missed posting last week’s Handbag Pick of the Week! I guess I had a lot of things in my mind.. But now I’m back in the grind and featuring my 12th Handbag of the Week Feature. Hmm, I really really like this but I think I’ve done enough shopping to last me 2010..
This will be going to my ‘To Buy List in 2010’, but with an added condition that I’ll buy this only if I lose weight without the aid of fat burners.Hehehe that’s how I motivate myself. The rationale would be if I want it badly enough then I’ll do anything to go get that..
Sheesh, I’m blabbering. So here the Handbag of the Week #12. Francesco Biasa Jeanne Large Shopper Bag. Heart it!!! It’s stylish, casual and best of all have lots of room. Just perfect for a day shopping with girlfriends!
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And its available in several color variations: Blue, Lion, Orange and Sand. I think I want to have all colors…
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Grab it from Zappos – Francesco Biasia – Jeanne Large Shopper (Lion) – Bags and Luggage on sale now for only $173.
My Shoe Pick of the Week 08 was a deep red peep toe pumps from Top Shop, so I picked out a handbag that would go well with all that feminine powered shoe.
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Here’s the BCBGeneration ‘Penelope’ Hobo Handbag in Crimson! Of course, it also comes in other colors just in case you don’t have my similar hankering for red. I love the scrunchy detailing on the top and best of all, this item is on sale @ Overstock for only $22.99 from the original price of $81.40.
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At that unbeatable price you can actually get all three colors.