Bottega Veneta Cabat Bag

Happy Friday, Roundup Readers! We hope you are all rested up from the National Handbag Day festivities. We certainly had a lovely time revisiting some of our favorite bags and collections last week and hope you did too.

This week, we dropped into Coach and checked in on the Snoopy Line conversation, which you’ll want to check out!

Jaime King Christian Dior Lady Dior Bag

Hart of Dixie star Jaime King was recently spotted out and about in the East Village, looking perfectly casual and carrying an extremely wee Christian Dior Lady Dior Mini Bag. Our powers of purse premonition are telling us that Dior is about to have a huge handbag moment, and celebrity fandom is, of course, always an integral part of making that happen.

Valentino 1973 Rockstud Micro Mini Shopper

Valentino’s uber-popular Rockstud bags have enjoyed a longer tenure toward the top of consumers’ wish lists than most brands can ever dream of, and there’s little indication that buyers’ love for the bags will wane any time soon. The brand’s seasonal takes on the bag often disappear from shelves especially quickly, so now that pre-orders for the brand’s rainbow-colored 1973 (that’s the stripes) and Psychedelic Camo (you can figure this one out) lines are available at Bergdorf Goodman, you might want to jump on them.

Kate Spade Friends and Family Sale October 2014Friends & Family sale season is in full swing, and we’ve got another exciting edition to the coupon code roster to add to the list. Now through Sunday, October 19, you can get 30% off your purchase at Kate Spade using code F14FFUS at checkout. If you need to add a smart little bag or some fun jewelry to your fall wardrobe, look no further.

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Bag Deals October 17

I usually don’t pick a color theme for our weekly roundup of the Internet’s best bag deals, but sometimes, a color theme just happens. This week, all the most attractive bags were in muted neutrals and pastels, with a couple of black bags thrown in for balance. Luckily, these shades come in a variety of sizes and price points, so there’s likely a little something for everyone below.

If you don’t see something that tickles your fancy or you’d rather do a more extensive sale-shopping excursion, check out our Deals Page for a continuously updated stream of the best sales and deal from around the web.

Sarah Jessica Parker Snob Essentials 4

In a few months, PurseBlog will turn ten years old. Vlad and I started PurseBlog from my dorm room in college and the journey we’ve taken has been truly amazing. New blogs are popping up daily, but there are a few other bloggers that are fellow old-timers that have been around for nearly a decade.

Beyonce Chanel Boy Bag

Here’s Beyonce, Queen of the Universe, shopping for art (and showing off those headline-making new hipster bangs) in the Mayfair section of London with hubby Jay-Z. Bey’s bag is, of course, a Chanel Boy Bag, which makes her yet another celeb VIP in Club Chanel Boy Bag.

NationalHandbagDay Instagrams Part 2

We couldn’t help but take a look back at all the amazing bags we saw on Instagram during National Handbag Day, which is why we’ve rounded up over 100 of our favorites from all you. We’ve got tons of Chanel, stacks of Hermès Birkins, more Célines than you can possibly dream off, and even a couple you’ve probably never seen before!

Chanel Film Party Bags

Karl Lagerfeld is pitching a lifetime publicity perfect game, and when that comes to his position atop Chanel, that means periodically wrangling fashion celebs, chic indie actresses and some miscellaneous French girls to show up at parties decked in the brand’s wares. On Monday night in New York City, one such occasion came to pass; there were, of course, a bunch of handbags. Read More…

Christie's Fall New York Accessories Auction

Now that the chill is in the air to stay, it’s time to start thinking about fall in earnest: fall fashion, fall colors and definitely fall bags. If you’ve been looking to add something very special to your collection for the new season, you’re in luck. The online-only Christie’s Handbag & Accessories Auction has just launched, and it has everything from timeless leather bags to dazzling exotics from hard-to-find brands like Hermès, Chanel and Goyard. Read More…