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#1 BlondieUK

Posted 02 January 2013 - 06:38 PM

I am starting a new job on Monday.

A new job is not about regaining some independence, or earning more, or setting a good example for my children, or contributing to society in any meaningful way...........it is all about the bag you take original.gif

I intend to spend today (that is, after I clean the house, dress my children, take down the christmas tree and decorations and continue writing an entirely new curriculum across five year levels....) looking at bags on the internet. After I get my first pay check, I will be purchasing a bag congratulating myself.

I can't decide whether I want a new laptop bag or a new handbag. Maybe I want both wink.gif

Would you share your handbag pron with me?

So far, I have these on my shortlist:

http://www.johnlewis.com/240075/Product.as...entlyViewedList  

http://www.amazon.co.uk/beautiful-Visconti...11&sr=1-269


#2 Reubsmum77

Posted 02 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

I just bought this in the sale
http://www.strandbags.com.au/handbags/lily-rose-tote/3104223
I love it!  I'm not a handbag person and don't normally buy them (my mum usually supplies them as gifts).  It's big but not bulky, has various pockets and is a lovely soft leather original.gif
I like the John Lewis bag you've picked.

#3 CupOfCoffee

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:01 PM

I am in love with the Cambridge Satchel Company.

I don't own any (I have a typo version).

#4 LynnyP

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:05 PM

I got this, or one very similar to it, two years ago but didn't pay that price for it.  It has been a very good bag and still looks like new even though I treat it roughly and carry it most days.

https://coachaustralia.com/trueallianceB2C/...%2508false%2508

Edited by LynnyP, 02 January 2013 - 07:05 PM.


#5 LynnyP

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:27 PM

I've had a couple from this chap and they have been beautiful bags.

http://www.louiscardini.com.au/catalogue.p...cted=ladiesbags

#6 Spiritosa

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:32 PM

I took this bag into my trembling hands in the Celine shop in Tokyo. It was a joy to behold. I would have bought it but for the $2000 price tag. ohmy.gif

Celine handbag

#7 EsmeLennox

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:33 PM

I have this one at the moment:

Bag

I have no idea why it is described as small, it's the biggest handbag I have ever had!

I usually carry a laptop bag separately for work.

#8 darcswan

Posted 02 January 2013 - 07:56 PM

Have: Marc by Marc Jacobs baby Aidan

Want: YSL cabas chyc

#9 Let_it_Rain

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:01 PM

QUOTE (CupOfCoffee @ 02/01/2013, 08:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am in love with the Cambridge Satchel Company.

I don't own any (I have a typo version).


I think I am in love with the Flouro bags!

Never going to happen for me though.

#10 laridae

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:08 PM

I have this one'.

I have a backpack for my laptop - but I dont transport it that much really.

#11 seayork2002

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:18 PM

Oh sorry to butt in but my MIL has a Kipling bag and I really want one, do they have them in Australia does anyone know?

#12 Mamacass2

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:23 PM

This brand is very much my style, I have one bag from them but want more:

http://www.luxdeville.com/

drool.
wub.gif

#13 protart roflcoptor

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:25 PM


QUOTE (Mamacass2 @ 02/01/2013, 08:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
This brand is very much my style, I have one bag from them but want more:

http://www.luxdeville.com/

drool.
wub.gif


Hmmm, sorry, they look cheap and tacky. Not my taste. But might fit the description of handbag porn, lol.


#14 CupOfCoffee

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:25 PM

QUOTE (WinterDancesHere @ 02/01/2013, 08:01 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I think I am in love with the Flouro bags!

Never going to happen for me though.


I love all their colours, such awesome looking bags.

#15 BlondieUK

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:30 PM



QUOTE (darcswan @ 02/01/2013, 06:56 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>


Oooh - I love this.

I have also just discovered this range - http://www.debenhams.com/women/handbags-purses/bailey-quinn

#16 Mamacass2

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:31 PM

QUOTE
Hmmm, sorry, they look cheap and tacky.
I always get complimented on my Lux Deville bag everywhere I go!

#17 AliC05

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:32 PM

I got excited by the Oroton 50% off sale and bought this - came in 24 hours!!!

http://www.oroton.com/totes/baux-gather-to...340897_1001611/


#18 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:33 PM

Apparently it's considered tacky but I just got a new Kim Kadashian bag and I loooove it!
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It's bright turquoise blue.

#19 **Tiger*Feral**

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:36 PM

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Edited by Tyrone Finkelmeyer, 26 March 2013 - 08:27 PM.


#20 GreenEgg

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:51 PM

Tigerfilly, we have similar taste! I have been eying off a Nicola Cerini for quite some time.

#21 NunSoFeral

Posted 02 January 2013 - 08:56 PM

This is current one http://www.coach.com/online/handbags/Produ...051-9951-en#702 - this is the american site, can't get aussie one to load.

I'm fond of this one at the moment

Also this. Campomaggi bags last forever.

Not much of a dark brown leather pattern, eh?

Edited by gettheetoanunnery, 02 January 2013 - 08:59 PM.


#22 --Me--

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:11 PM

Ooh BlondieUK that John Lewis bag is exactly what I'm looking for!! Stylish and organised  biggrin.gif

Pity it is  25GPB postage to Aus  glare.gif

#23 Monket

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:19 PM

QUOTE (Mamacass2 @ 02/01/2013, 08:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
This brand is very much my style, I have one bag from them but want more:

http://www.luxdeville.com/

drool.
wub.gif


I love the leopard print bag with the big red flower.  Too cute.

#24 Daisy Goat

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:33 PM

I read this title and truly thought you wanted to know what porn books were in peoples handbags


my bad it seems

#25 Mille-Mille

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:42 PM

I have been after this one for ages:

http://shop.nordstrom.com/S/marc-by-marc-j...ich%20Relevence

I was hoping for Christmas, and now i'm hoping for my birthday original.gif





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