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What is Nubuck Leather?

Nubuck isn’t for everyone. But some people really like it. Some love the raw-velvety look and there are others who just love the texture. Perhaps it’s similar to the love one has for a wedding dress; the harder it is to maintain, the more exclusivity it has.

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5 months ago


Classic Handbags

The Historical Evolution of the Bag – From 5,000 B.C. to Present Day

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Utilized by men and women alike, bags and purses were practical everyday items which essentially made life easier. At the most basic level, a bag carries important personal effects that need to be mobile.

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6 months ago


Classic Handbags

Stunning Classic Designer Handbags You Should Invest In

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Since the nineties, the elusive arm candy has been the “Holy Grail” of the fashion and luxury industry. The iconic classic handbag is the totemic accessory that announces you are the owner of all that is desirable in the world.

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6 months ago


Bag of the day

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Do you want to know when that Louis Vuitton Speedy you always wanted is selling for $100? Most likely not a new one, but a near-perfect second hand one?

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6 months ago


Designers

Designer Interview: Helen Barr

Meet Helen Barr There’s nothing more inspiring than meeting a self-made entrepreneur, who’s built a brand from scratch.

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6 months ago


Handbag Hacks

The Skinny On Handbags: Why You Should Keep Your Handbag Under 5 lbs

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When life gets hectic, you can measure stress pound for pound by the weight of your handbag. Women multi-tasking their way through extremely busy lives can accumulate a shocking amount of daily debris in their handbags.

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7 months ago


Guides

A Guide to Choosing the Perfect Backpack

When the backpack started resurfacing a couple of years ago, the trend was still up for debate. It wasn’t really a fresh sight to see a modern undertaking of past trends – in this case, the IT bag of the 90s, but there was something special about this one that enabled it to quickly gain a cult following.

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7 months ago


Sponsored

Factotum

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As we navigate through the crowds, just one day after Christmas day, in the early hours of operation at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, the buzz of buy! Buy! Buy! Sale! Sale! Sale! is everywhere in site and the frenzy is palpitating.

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7 months ago


Guides

The Ultimate Guide on How to Choose and Buy Your First Designer Handbag

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Louis Vuitton’s Classic Speedy or the Hermes Birkin bag? Or both? Here’s our ultimate guide on how to choose and buy your first designer handbag!

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7 months ago


Repair

Do you repair handbags? Would you like to be in our directory?

join our handbag repair directory

We’re compiling a list of service repair shops across the United States and, well, the entire world. If you repair handbags, we’d love to add you to our directory. Please visit our handbag and purse repair directory to see how it’s coming along.

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7 months ago