The Perfect Bag...

I was at my mom's house last week, and once again she told me, "It's time for you to invest in a 'real' bag.  You are getting too old to not have a purse."  Well this is a refrain I can count on from her.  She thinks that a woman my age should have a "status bag".  A status bag is exactly that.  A bag that screams, "I've made it!"  Although she has never specified what type of bag, in my mind, she's referring to a Louis Vuitton Speedy Bag, a classic Gucci (Double G logos), and perhaps even a classic Chanel, chain-link strap included.  But I am not a purse girl, and I never have been.  The only "status bag" I can remember is having a Coach bag in Middle School 25 years ago.  And my mom bought that, too.  In my quest to purchase something other than a cross-body bag that holds nothing more than a change purse, a lipstick, and my phone, I found the PERFECT BAG. Voila...

Remember the Classic Boat & Tote bag from LLBean, well this is the
 LL Bean Hunter's Tote Bag

This is the ultimate bag. It is made of a very durable canvas, and even has a zipper.  This is the Large sized bag (Dimensions  15"H x 17"W x 7½"D.) but the bag also comes in Medium, and X-Large.  This bag has become my everyday work, Mommy, Craft, Teacher, and Fashion bag.  It holds everything, and then some.  I coudn't go without a basic Black tote with Silver monogram, and because Camouflage is a neutral (it is to me) and so on trend this year, I had to.  This can be dressed up or down, and I wear it with EVERYTHING.  And at a cool $29.99 (plus $8 for monogram and free shipping) this is a bargain.


  1. Howdy! Do you use Twitter? I'd like to follow you if that would be ok. I'm definitely enjoying your blog and look forward to new posts. hotmail sign in email

  2. Select the style for your symbol. It should coordinate the prerequisite of your organization convention. You can take help of different assets online to typeface your content. logo design service


Hello. Tell me what you think.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. All images and information is owned by Girls of Plenty and should be credited to Girls of Plenty if used.