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New Guest Post on Fashionphile: Real vs. Fake Louis Vuitton

My friends at Fashionphile take authenticity very seriously. When they asked me to write an article on the Fashionphile blog about LV authenticity, I immediately knew I needed to start with one of the biggest red flags: trademark stamps. From the outside, some Louis Vuitton fakes look real. But look closer, and you’ll see subtle […]

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2020’s Favorite Accessory: Belt Bags and Fanny Packs

Walks around the neighborhood just got way better with these favorite designer belt bags and affordable options under $200.

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My Afternoon In Purse Heaven: A Look Inside Fashionphile Headquarters

Fashionphile buys and sells pre-owned luxury goods. They invited me for the afternoon.

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Coach’s new Cassie crossbody bag is having a moment

Coach’s legendary leather and a $350 price point in the new Cassie crossbody bag.

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It’s never too late to learn how to sew

I was tired of looking at screens—I wanted to learn how to make something IRL.

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Bag Review: Pop and Suki Bigger Camera Bag

Should you buy a Pop and Suki Camera Bag?

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Trend watch: embossed croc

Instead of using alligator and crocodile leather, many luxury brands have turned to the lower cost option: embossed leather.

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I tried Rebag’s new Clair luxury bag appraisal tool, here’s what happened

Rebag’s new appraisal claims to tell you just how much value your handbag holds. But does it?

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Recent reads: resale news, the huge counterfeit issue, and Chanel price increase

This week in handbag news: Resale news: Rebag launches Clair, The RealReal sells a fake, and Chanel raises prices

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My 4 Most Carried Handbags

Some bags get more love than others, especially these.