Hermes Birkin Bag Sizes and Prices in 2021

The Hermes Birkin bags sizes are available in 25, 30, 35, 40 and 50cm sizes. There are also two bigger models, the 45cm and 55cm, which are intended to be used as traveling bags, but these are no longer made. The Hermes HAC is similar to the Birkin and most people cannot tell the difference. […]

Everything You Need To Know About The Hermes Garden Party

There are many benefits to the Hermes Garden Party. Why a Hermes Garden Party? Most people who have it, love the: Entry price into a Hermes Bag. While not cheap, it is still less compared to many of the other Hermes handbags. Structured shape, but it is still a tote. Giving it a multi-functional use. […]

What is Bag Nesting and And How To Bag Nest

The “trend” of bag nesting is one I started doing in 2000 and has notable following and posts on social media now. So here is what bag nesting is and how to bag nest and why it is something to jump on board with if you haven’t done so before. What is Bag Nesting Bag […]

How to Give New Life to an Old Louis Vuitton Bag

I recently purchased a Vintage Louis Vuitton Handbag called the Danube. It is a great crossbody bag to carry the essentials like keys, phone and a small wallet. Sometimes you just need a little bag on the weekends at the kids’ soccer practice or running to the grocery store. Yet, the price tag for a […]

The Best Neutrals to Have for Your Handbag Collection

If you have ever wondered what colors you should have for your handbags, I hope this post helps you! This color list is based on the advice of my grandmother. You can read the post here on what are the six colors you should have in your wardrobe. She was always practical but had a […]

The Six Basic Neutrals Every Clothes Wardrobe Capsule Should Have Right Now

In this post, I am imparting the must-have neutral colors advice from my grandmother that has always stuck with me. I did go through a period of rebellion where I threw the rule out the window, but I came back to it because ultimately it is practical advice for a wardrobe capsule. Not only is […]

Is It Crazy to Have Handbags in the Same Colorway?

I know a collector of handbags and I spoke to her recently about her pursuit of the purse. In our chat, we talked about many of her handbags being in the same colorway or color scheme. That is, in the same color family – like all black or brown for example. As a fashion expert, […]

8 Luxury Handbags in a Must Have Designer Bag Collection

I love hearing what people find essential in a luxury designer handbag collection. If you are going to have a large investment into this accessory arena, you want the most bang for your buck, and be able to wear your bags on key (and for multiple) occasions. After reading and hearing from lots of people, […]

The Hermes Debate: Pop of Color or Classic?

One of the big debates in the Hermes world among its loyalists is whether to carry a pop of color or classic color bag. The Hermes brand is known for its color in all shades. It does color like no other brand I have ever come across. Almost every color in the Hermes line has […]

Hermes Double Sens: Prices, Sizes & More

There are many benefits to the Double Sens. Why a Hermes Double Sens? Most people who have it, love the: Great Leather. Unstructured shape to give it a casual use. Two colors (and in some cases even more) for the price of one. No hardware so keeps bag simple and don’t have to match! Two […]

Hermes Double Sens vs. Garden Party

If you have landed on this post, needless to say you are considering buying or putting one of these a Double Sens or Garden Party bag on your ever growing (or never ending) bag wish list! I too had the same question once and now, as an owner of both bags, I can give you […]

Tips on Picking the Perfect Bag

According to the PurseBlog – a website devoted to all thing purse related, today is National Handbag Day. In honor of this occasion, I wanted to share some things to consider when you are getting ready to buy a handbag – designer or consignment, big or small, luxe or moderate. Use for it. Do you […]

How to Tell if a Hermes Birkin Bag is Fake

Despite the title, I cannot figure out how to tell a Hermes Birkin bag fake from a real one. However, what I can tell you are what pictures are essential to have before making a Hermes Birkin purchase. These photos are key for online authenticators. The right photos help determine the bags that are authentic […]

Designer Handbags: Online Authentication Services

When you need to authenticate a designer handbag, there are authenticators to help. You might want to know if you are bidding or buying the real thing before you do. Or you may wonder if you just received a fake or counterfeit handbag in lieu of the real deal. If this happens, there are sites […]

The Perfect Pouch For Your Purse

I am always looking for adorable little pouches and bags to stash my handbag must-haves and travel go-tos. While I adore Louis Vuitton cosmetic bags, and my Prada pouch, I found some trendy pouches that are perfect for adults, as they are for kids. Yes, technically they are for kids (and for kid snacks actually), […]