The end of January is when we usually decide we’re officially over winter and start dreaming of warmer times and sunny weather. It’s clear all of you are in a similar boat, judging by the colorful bags we saw this week in your #PBWIMB Instagrams this week. Take a look at some of our favorite snapshots, and this week there was even a video in the mix!

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The weather outside doesn’t show it, but inside stores it’s beginning to look a lot like spring. With the long-awaited arrival of spring accessories, pastels and brightly colored bags are beginning to pop up everywhere. While we may have to wait a few more months for the weather to warm up, our Instagram feed has had us dreaming of pretty flowers and all things pink.

This week, we rounded up plenty of pink and fresh blooms that will be sure to brighten anyone’s day. Take a look at the gallery to see the prettiest snapshots we found on our feed this week!

It’s been a while since our last #PBWIMB Instagram Roundup, what with all of the holiday chaos that went on these past couple months, but we’re back, and the bags you photographed look better than ever. Judging by the bags we’ve seen on our feeds lately, either all of you were on the nice list this year, or you treated yourselves to some seriously good arm candy. Take a look at the gallery below to see if your Instagram was picked in our favorites of the week.

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I’m a big believer that words about fashion can be important (since that, after all, is my purpose here), I know what everyone really shows up for: photos. Fashion’s a visual medium, after all, and we’re lucky that we have a talented photographer like Vlad to help us capture unique, striking images of new collections, our personal bags and the favorite pieces of industry insiders whose style we admire. Below, check out our favorite handbag photographs of 2013. Here’s to a new year full of even more beautiful images! (more…)

It’s the last day of #12DaysofHandbags, and we thought it was only fitting to end on a great note. That’s why we decided to round things off with fun party bags! After all, we’ve still got plenty of parties, dinners and New Year’s Eve fetes to attend these next few days. Take a look at our top picks for party bags, and trust us, these bags are guaranteed to make you have a great time.

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We’re all aware of how beautiful women’s bags can be (after all, we talk about them every day), but sometimes it’s the men’s bags that go unnoticed. There are so many beautiful bags for your the man in your life that we decided to dedicate an entire day just for the boys. Take a look at the bags we’ve picked out as our favorites.

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We used to think of backpacks as the typical JanSport most of us wore in grade school, but in more recent years, designers have been churning out some seriously amazing backpacks. These past few years, we’ve seen numerous designer backpacks on the runway, celebrities and supermodels rocking them, and in tons of street style pictures from photographers and style bloggers alike. They say 2013 was the year of the snake, but we’re saying it was the year of the backpack. (more…)

While we give our handbags plenty of attention, our trusty wallets that live inside them often go forgotten. That’s why we’re dedicating an entire day to the one thing that keeps our beloved credit cards and cash all in one place…because without them, shopping would be a whole lot harder.

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With Christmas around the corner, holiday decorations, winter wonderlands, festive cookies and handfuls of wrapped presents have taken over our Instagram feed. With so many pretty pictures popping up everyday, we took it upon ourselves to round up some of the best of this week. Take a look below and see which holiday pictures made our picks! (more…)

As self-proclaimed purse addicts, it’s no secret we’ve purchased our fair share of impractical bags. You know what I’m talking about – we all have at least one. Chances are we give that impractical bag (that we’ve only worn a handful of times) a lot of love because it’s “special,” but what about our everyday bags? They take most of the beating and get dragged around to places much less glamorous than those where we take out clutches, so why not give your everyday bag a little extra loving on Day 8 of #12DaysofHandbags. These three everyday bags we’ve picked out are purses we often ask ourselves how we ever lived without.

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Mini Coach Borough Bag
$378 via Coach


Celine Tri-Color Calfhair Trapeze Bag
$3,750 via Celine


Botkier Small Honore Hobo
$395 via Zappos

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