I want to introduce you to PurseBlog. Meaghan Mahoney Dusil blogs, tweets and otherwise devotes her life to handbags. I am 100% jealous.
Rather than turn green with envy over her gorgeous blog and great taste, I decided to embrace my love of PB and get some good scoop for my readers. The blog began in 2005 as a labor of love (of handbags that is) and has grown to be a leader in the world of fashion blogs.
When did your purse obsession start?
Growing up I was a competitive swimmer and went to a school that required uniforms. My hair was constantly in a sloppy bun and my uniform was set everyday. In 6th grade, handbags became my staple to add variety to a constant school uniform. The purse obsession grew from then on.
What can fashion savvy readers expect from you?Honest reviews, exclusive information, interesting editorial, shopping resources, exciting giveaways, and unique purse photography. We want our readers to come to PurseBlog to read about the latest and greatest in designer handbags and continue coming back because they enjoy what we offer.
Get Out and Play with a Smarter Set of Wheels
Our family has been through many wheels over the years. Since we are mostly an urban family, our kids found scootering the best way to get to school. My kids got bigger, so I’ve been researching options for them. Now it's time for an upgrade to our wheels and we've got some ...read more
The Best Diaper Pails and Accessories
I do believe diapering is the one activity we do the most of when our kiddos are young. For more months than I care to remember, I changed diaper after diaper after diaper. An all inclusive list of the best diaper pails and diaper accessories would have been so very helpful. ...read more
Breast Cancer Awareness Tips to Empower Yourself
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are all about sharing tips to keep our busy moms healthy and at the top of their game. I think it's safe to say, we are all aware of Breast Cancer, but when it comes to breast-cancer prevention, we are sharing tips to help you feel ...read more
Favorite holiday bag? During the Holiday Season I love to opt for bold statement handbags. Sequins, metallic, and patters are my Go-Tos. I have been rotating a Coach Sequin Clutch, Diane von Furstenberg Stephanie hobo in gold metallic, a studded Be&D; hobo, and a classic, my black 35cm Clemence Birkin.
What bag are you lusting over right now? I am seriously lusting for a Balenciaga bag. If only I could narrow down my choice of leather, color and hardware and find the perfect B-Bag! To me, Balenciaga says 'classic' with a serious twist of rocker chic.
Best "affordable luxury" bag? Lauren Merkin for clutches, Rebecca Minkoff for everyday bags, and D'Angel for exotics.
Where and when do you write? Typically I write from home, switching between the couch, bed, table, and desk. A major perk of being a full time blogger is the ability to write from anywhere, anytime. As far as when I write - any given occasion that I find time. I spend the majority of my work day emailing, administering the PurseForum, and writing for PurseBlog, PurseBlog Savvy, and BagThatStyle.
How did the awesome contest (Hermes Birkin) come about? As many of you know, the Hermes Birkin is considered the ultimate and most sought-after handbag. We began working with Portero.com and together planned a major collaboration. We then decided that we should run the most significant giveaway yet, so teaming up with FabSugar.com and giving away the infamous Birkin Bag turned into the perfect fit. It took a good two months to put everything together, we hope that the magnitude of the contest lives up to the expectations!
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