Favorite type on handbags?

Started 1 week ago. There are 3 replies by 3 different members. The latest reply was from tellanna25.
  1. My canvas carry all handbag with the appropriate number of zippered compartments and pockets has worn out. Now it looks ratty, the handles are frayed and it's time to replace. As I was shopping around yesterday, I didn't see anything similar. Most big bags are just one open sac with handles. Anything I put in there will fall to the bottom and look messy. Any suggestions??? This might sound weird, but I carry a lunch box everyday. I wish I could find some sort of coordinating component there as well. Thanks.

  1. You may want to look at baggallini.com. You'll find a variety of tote-bags each with various interior compartments. One may meet your needs. Added benefit - the tote bags are made of lightweight nylon -- easy to keep clean.

  2. Great, Thanks so much! I will try baggallini. As it turns out , I went shopping for the perfect handbag and ended up buying no less than three!!!! One was beautiful ellen fisher tote style for $4 at thrift. Alas no pockets, but I couldn't refuse. The second is a fake alligator sturdy tote with zippers and such, this one seems nice and practical for everyday maybe? And the third one is a sort of back pack made of italian leather- this one was on sale but still pricey. And what did I do??????????? I took everything and put it back into the ratty canvas bag with the right pockets and carried it to work as usual?! Guess I need some help here.

  3. Mary, Sounds like you settled! I do this all the time. Meaning, I'm looking to check all the boxes and can't find anything that does it. I notice that many times my donations are the newer things I've purchased. I'm trying now to stop repeating this and try to style what I already have.

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