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Bag of the Week – Cozy Up To Winters

Koovs Fur Satchel

This week’s look is in line with the ongoing wave of chill in the Northern hemisphere, with a dash of bling to also cater to the festive season. The black trousers with the sequin stripes are subtly indicative of party mood while the fur satchel and woven fabric coat will guard against harsh weather. Snake skin boots finish up the ...

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Best Bag Deals of GOSF 2014!

Sales always get shopaholics like me excited and when it’s Google’s Great Online Shopping Festival that we are talking about, the adrenaline is already soaring. The GOSF is going to end tonight and we have a ready reckoner to help you with your last minute purchases. Here are the best deals: 1. Amazon Flat 45% off: a) Holii b) Butterflies ...

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Bag of the Week – In Marsala, Pantone Color of the Year 2015

The Leather Boutique Bag

Pantone just announced the color of the year for 2015 – Marsala. Described as “a naturally robust and earthy wine red“, Marsala is a brown color with wine undertones. It is also a perfect fall color and this week’s look has been curated with both these themes in mind. I found the perfect bag and coat at The Leather Boutique ...

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TLB Business Bags and Portfolios

The Leather Boutique 'The Yogi'

The Leather Boutique is out with their latest collection – the business bags and portfolios for the office goers – named Homme 2015. Ok, even those who are stay-at-home and those not involved in any business could well put them to use! There is no such thing as being over-organized, is there?! The entire range has that class and sophistication ...

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Introducing “Bag of the Week” and Lookbook

Lavie satchel

Starting this week, we’ll feature a bag every week that we think deserves to be the bag in focus for the entire week. Along with it, we also present a complete look with some style tips. The source for each item in the look is mentioned at the end, along with links. These posts will be short and to the ...

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Top Picks from the Phive Rivers Collection at Jabong

Phive Rivers Naomi Cubes

The recently launched Phive Rivers collection at Jabong offers quite a variety in terms of styles and textures. You’d find a bag to suit every occasion. These are natural leather accessories which explains their steep prices. ‘Untouched by Machine, Crafted by Men’ goes their tagline. The brand is based out of Italy. Apparently, each bag passes through the hands of ...

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Convertibles by Lavie

Lavie Convertibles

It’s a busy life with twins. But sometimes the boys are sweet enough to allow me a quick trip of the mall. Hence, at Shopper’s Stop yesterday I chanced upon the convertible backpack, Gazania, that is part of their Autumn/Winter ’14 collection. The SA informed me that this bag is available in 3 colors – Beige, Blue and Orange. Images ...

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A Guide to Buying Luxury Handbags

Luxury Bags

Luxury transcends brands, price and monograms. It is much more than that – it is a unique experience, of owning something that’s exotic and exclusive. It can provide a high when you know you possess one of the most sought-after leather in the world. Of course, the definition of luxury would wary across population, but for the purpose of this ...

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Discover: Rossoyuki

Rossoyuki

Whoever said reading opens up new avenues and discoveries hitherto unknown, thoroughly knew the value of this activity. Reading has always been a hobby, but between a 4-year old toddler, a full time job and balancing a million other chores, it’s a luxury if I find enough space in time to squeeze in an article or two to read. During ...

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The Hidesign Icon Collection

Hidesign Icon Collection

First up, hello and thanks for bearing with me through my conspicuous absence. It was for an event of great personal importance – my husband and I have been blessed with twin baby boys! 🙂 It was a period of complete rest and hence had to keep away from the blog. Lots of exciting happenings in the bag-o-sphere nevertheless! Hidesign ...

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The Leather Boutique AW ’14 Launch

The Leather Boutique

Autumn is upon in a few days. The just concluded Lakme Fashion Week Festive Winter ’14 was one reminder of the impending change in season, while the press release from TLB about their AW’14 launch sitting pretty in my inbox was another. I was as excited going through it as a little girl is at the sight of a Barbie ...

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The Da Milano Monsoon Collection

Da Milano Green Shopper Bag

With the monsoon in full swing, we have bag-makers launching their monsoon collections as well. And when it’s Da Milano, our expectations soar. This collection has a splash of colors fit to drive away any gloom and brighten any outfit. My personal preference is the full color bag rather than the color blocking one. Check out the press release below. ...

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Rustic Town at Bagwati.com

Rustic Town

These newly launched bags at Bagwati.com have been tempting me since day one. The real, rugged, worn-out-look leather has an unmatched vintage appeal. I so want to touch and feel the product and give an honest feedback on the texture. For now, their strong point is their duffles and messengers. I am, in fact, planning to get one for myself; ...

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Are Unbranded Bags a Waste of Money?

Branded Bags

A dear friend of mine had this question. It’s pertinent and one that can be extended beyond handbags – to clothes, makeup, jewellery etc. But for this post, we will limit the discussion to bags. When I was younger, I would spend all my pocket money on unbranded bags, from the local shops in Koti, Hyderabad. Hence, I have a ...

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Design Elements of My Dream Bag

Featured Image

I was sifting through my posts so far and discovered quite startlingly that I missed to post about my dream bag, though I remember mentioning it on FB. Hence, without any further delay I had to do a post on this topic. Everytime I am out shopping for a bag, there are a few very basic elements that I look ...

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