As the Internet has become the largest and most commonly used form of technology today, we can’t help but surf the web for the latest news, trends, and gossip. The fashion industry has so much influence on the wardrobe and style of many people, and with the hundreds of fashion blogs and sites that are popping up, designers are able to reach out to people quicker and more efficiently.
I've always been a fan of knowing the secrets behind companies and how they got started. Today I came across a short video by the founders of Alexis Hudson Handbags which explains how they came up the company name. It's short, sweet and actually quite heart-warming. Watch the Alexis Hudson Video.
I’m walking down Post Street, passing Starbucks after Starbucks, pulling my coat as close to me as possible, shielding myself from the wind. My hair, which I had styled just an hour before, is out of control, conspiring with the wind to make me look all out of sorts. Although the weather isn’t on my side today, I feel a slight encouragement as I adjust my turquoise scarf, feeling like the heroine in my favorite book series, Confessions of a Shopaholic, by Sophie Kinsella.
How many years would you wait for a Hermes bag? The typical wait-list time to get a hold of one of the handcrafted handbags is around five years. Over twenty hours of work go into each individual hand-stitched, handmade, ultra luxurious Hermes bag. Did I forget to mention the price tag? At around 10,000 bucks a piece, Hermes bags (their most well-known bag being the Birkin, of course) have become a style icon. This video goes into the Hermes workshop and gives you a first-hand look into the world of this extravagant handbag brand.
Ever wonder what it would be like to manage your own blog? Meet Heather Orr, powerhouse behind Closet Cravings and talented freelance copywriter. I asked her some questions about her experience in the blogging realm. Read on to find out more about her!
Handbago: We like how your site features celebrity fashion and tells readers how to get that same look. Do you feature a looks for less section as well for your readers on a budget?
Our ears are ringing! We are so pleased and excited to be mentioned in the following blogs. Read about Handbago, and look around their sites for more insight into the fashion world!
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I knew that Tara Kelly, up-and-coming handbag designer and blogger of Arm Candy on the Avenue, was a handbag fanatic, but what I didn’t know (until recently) is that she is an extremely talented bargain hunter!! Check out this post and find out how she scored a Coach purse for $7! I had a chance to chat with Tara about her blogging experience and her upcoming handbag line!