Monday, September 20, 2004
Fashion Forward: Fall Handbags
Every woman knows her outfit is not complete without the correct handbag. But now thanks to a little known secret, you can find just what you're looking for at just the right price. The nighttime's Shireen Sandoval tells you how to bag the look in tonight's fashion forward.
(WSVN) -- Dior, Prada, Fendi, Marc Jacobs and more. Oversized and overpriced is the trend for handbags this season.
Katharine Rubino from Neiman Marcus: "This season, what's in, is a bigger bag."
From hundreds to thousands of dollars, if you want designer, you better be ready to dish out the dough.
Katherine Rubino:"You could throw one on with a pair of sweats and if you have a great hand bag, its like wow!"
Not only does size matter this fall, but eye-catching colors are just as important.
Katherine Rubino:"The biggest colors for fall,are green and purple."
Want the look, but don't have the cash or time to shop? No problem!
Now with the click of a mouse... You can have any bag at your fingertips.
Leslie Lapidus from Bag Borrow or Steal: "It's a wonderful to have the option of logging on, finding just what I am looking for, and renting for that one night."
And that's just what you can do at www.bagborroworsteal.com
This Web site, created by some South Florida entrepreneurs, lets you borrow a bag for a monthly fee, send it back, and pick up another.
Leslie Lapidus: "We carry the finest handbags in the world. We carry Prada, we carry Fendi, we carry Dior, we carry Miu, Bottega and Coach."
Not only do you save big bucks; you save lots of time too.
Leslie Lapidus: "It's a wonderful convenience for those who don't have a major department store near where they live or for the working girl who works five days a week."
And don't forget about the "steal" option. If you want to keep a bag, you can purchase it at a discounted price.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Bag, Borrow Or Steal