Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Twinsie Tuesday: Handbag Inspired


In addition to my evident nail polish addiction, I am obsessed with bags.  And I'm a snob at that.  I'm very particular about what I like and will do copious amounts of research before a purchase.  And don't even get me started on a bag that's not genuine leather.  

Since today's TT post is inspired by our handbag, I was a bit stumped.  I have many, many bags that I change with the season, my outfit, and my mood on a daily basis.  How can I be inspired by the many beauties I have in my closet?  To make matters a bit easier for myself, I chose to be inspired by the last bag I bought, a vintage Anna Corinna (precursor to the popular urban chic Foley + Corinna brand) grey leather Mid City Tote. 

I couldn't find the exact bag I own since the Anna Corinna line doesn't exist anymore, but this is basically what my new bag looks like but with a bit more distressed leathering.


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A roomy and causal weekend bag in a cool neutral is perfect for spring.  And so is Revlon Leather Skinnies, a new subtly textured polish from the Leather and Tweed Collection for Spring 2014.  While I'm not a textured maniac, I do appreciate the slight wrinkling in the blue-leaning grey creme.  

This is two coats.


A little bit of a cheat for this week, but totally justified, right?




Alaina at The Little Canvas
Amanda at Amandalandish
Chelsea at Nailed Blog
Elizabeth at Did My Nails
Kelly at Tuxarina
Lakeisha at Refined and Polished
Marisa at Polish Obsession
Rachel at Top Coat It
Róisín at Cuti-CLUE-les
Stephanie at A Little Polish
Traci at DrinkCitra



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24 comments :

  1. That bag!!!! Be still my heart! Your nail color is fab too :)

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  2. I love that polish! It's so springy and pretty :D

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  3. I'm right there with you with an obsession with handbags! This bag is fierce though!

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  4. Cheat or no cheat, I love this combination of light texture and pretty grey!

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  5. LOVING the bag! And the textured Revlon!

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  6. I didn't even realize they had a textured line! Matches perfect with the bag!

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  7. It's really the perfect shade of grey!

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  8. It may be limited edition so if you're interested, you should check your local drugstores soon!

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  9. Love that bag!!! It's gorgeous! The Revlon shade is pretty too.

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  10. Ooooo I love that bag! Such a fabulous polish!

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  11. I love the look of your bag!! I think you picked an awesome polish for this :D

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