Handbags, Books...Whatever

Handbags, Books...Whatever (http://www.vickibatman.blogspot.com) is the website of Vicki Batman, sassy writer of sexy and funny fiction. Handbag lover. Avid Jazzerciser. Mah jong player. Yoga practioner. Movie fan. Book devourer. Choc-aholic. Best Mom ever. And adores Handsome.



HBW Calendar

  • 11/02 - Handbag & Book, Barbara White Daille
  • 10/30 - Handbag & Book, Vicki
  • 10/26 - Handbag & Book, Joanne Guidoccio
  • 10/23 - Tina Donahue
  • 10/19- Last days of summer
  • 10/16 - Handbag & Book, Karilyn Bentley
  • 10/12 - Last Year was Tough. This Year was Tougher
  • 10/09 - Handbag & Book w Pam Thibodeaux
  • 10/05 - Found object! And it's all Mine!
  • 10/02 - Handbag & Book w VB

Monday, April 15, 2013

Blog: Vicki Batman-Wanna peek in my closet? Handbag Monday

Handbag Monday

A new venture on
Handbags, Books, Whatever…

Too often, I blog about books and a lot about whatever. A sweet friend told me to write about handbags too! I'm certainly no expert.  I have handbags that date back to *cough* high school. I like something different than the current garbagebag-sized ones on the market nowadays. 

So once a month on a Monday, I'll be posting a picture of what this bon vivant about town is toting.

This month, our featured presentation is a lovely vintage Margaret Smith of Gardiner, Maine creation.


I found it on eBay and had to have for two reasons:

1/It's pink!!! I mean P-I-N-K!
2/It's a Margaret Smith.

Made of a slubby linen fabric, matching handle that glides over my arm, a vintage clasp, and roomy enough for all my girly stuff. There's a small zippered pocket on the inside, too. And a special note: VB swag.

This beauty goes will lots of my springtime outfits, even making the same ol' same ol' jeans and tee look special.

3 comments:

VICKI BATMAN, said...

Hi, and thanks for visiting today!

Cara Marsi said...

It's beautiful, Vicki. I love the idea of Handbag Monday. I recently bought a green Kate Spade from Gilt Groupe, the online discount shop for designer labels.

VICKI BATMAN, said...

Hi, Cara. I'm so glad you like it. I have a soft spot for great vintage bags and this one is a beauty.I'd love to see your Kate Spade. I have a couple too. ox

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