Friday, February 22, 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?


The Dainty Dolls House October 14, 2018 at 02:13

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

Kim Alston October 14, 2018 at 07:04

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!

Sam October 14, 2018 at 08:34

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!

Pamela RG October 14, 2018 at 19:07

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

Chic ‘n Cheap Living October 14, 2018 at 23:46

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


FASHION TALES October 15, 2018 at 01:15

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

Alicia Mackin October 15, 2018 at 05:11

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!

Diana Mieczan October 15, 2018 at 13:09

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

Rowena @ rolala loves October 16, 2018 at 08:19

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

Cat Eyes & Skinny Jeans October 17, 2018 at 03:49

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


About Last Weekend October 17, 2018 at 15:44

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?

Marieken Hoefnagel October 18, 2018 at 01:09

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

Boye By Red October 19, 2018 at 07:01

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.

Margaret October 20, 2018 at 01:10

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

Juju at Tales of October 20, 2018 at 01:27

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

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