Wednesday, August 21, 2019

I couldn’t help but notice a few days ago that the Pick of The Day on was this silver “paper bag” tote by Lanvin. Coming in at a cool $1,641 it actually makes our Laguna Shimmer tote look like a steal.

I don’t know about you, but I love that metallics have for the most part replaced the tired beige bag for this season’s neutral. Silver leather is surprisingly versatile, it goes with everything from jeans to dresses and I’m excited to announce that we’ve updated our entire silver Laguna Shimmer line with pale pink lining for fall! I should have photos of the new version soon.

I wish I had an excuse to upgrade to the new pink lined tote. I feel like I deserve it as I’ve logged in plenty of miles with this bag already {it went to snowy London and Luxemburg with me last year} but after a minor stint in rehab it’s as good as new. Need some handbag RX for your tired totes? Click for my best handbag repair tips: 7 Ways To Heal Your Handbag or for those who would prefer to rehab in French, Michelle reposted it: click here if you parlez handbags.


Do you have a favorite neutral bag in mind for fall?


Chic ‘n Cheap Living April 9, 2019 at 11:13

I do love Lanvin, bur your tote is much more polished! Metallics can definitely serve as a neutral and go with everything!


Boye By Red April 9, 2019 at 14:18

I love silver and metalic things and this bag is beautiful. But i have to admit, i don’t have anything in that colour in my closet. I should rectify that.

The Dainty Dolls House April 9, 2019 at 22:52

Silver is the perfect replacement for beige as a neutral. I love it!! Your bag is definitely a steal, I like yours as it doesn’t look all wrinkled, haha. But, silver is so cool :))) I hope you have a gorgeous weekend doll xx

Margaret April 10, 2019 at 01:48

I love neutral colors. I love the simple shapes. I like this metallic bag!
Have a nice day.

About Last Weekend April 10, 2019 at 02:02

Wow, and it kind of looks papery too, which actually translates as tired to me. Your is much prettier and looks sturdier which after all is what totes are about?

Alicia Mackin April 10, 2019 at 08:12

Alicia Mackin said…
I have been thinking of getting a silver or metallic tote. And love that site for repairing handbags. Thanks for posting this!

Kim Alston April 10, 2019 at 09:21

I like YOUR bag wayyyyyyyyy better! HaHaHa I’ve been seeing a lot of silver bags lately. It’s something I need to add to my wardrobe. Have a great weekend doll!

Cat Eyes & Skinny Jeans April 10, 2019 at 13:57

Metallics are one of my favorite neutrals – loving these silver bags for spring/summer!!


Sam April 10, 2019 at 21:38

Ohhh love metallics and the size and shape of the bag is perfect. I would way rather have the Laguna Shimmer, the price of Lanvin is crazy!! Wishing you a wonderful weekend hun!

Juju at Tales of April 11, 2019 at 01:51

Silver! I love it. I do also like yellow as my summer neutral bag.

FASHION TALES April 11, 2019 at 13:42

I really love metallic colours and have been meaning to get a bag like this. It’s the perfect transition piece for me.

Diana Mieczan April 11, 2019 at 16:28

I LOVE your new shimmer tote, darling. What a beauty! Have a great day, sunshine.

Marieken Hoefnagel April 11, 2019 at 18:28

My handbag needs some loving, hopping over to the other post 🙂

Pamela RG April 11, 2019 at 18:38

Your Laguna Tote looks better than the Lanvin one. Silver is perfect for this summer too.

Rowena @ rolala loves April 11, 2019 at 19:02

I actually think your Laguna Shimmer tote is prettier than the Lanvin one Mary Jo! And it sounds even better with a pink lining 🙂

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