Yves Saint Laurent Downtown BagYves Saint Laurent has been pushing the Downtown bag like it’s the new Muse with what looks like middling results. The Downtown doesn’t speckle the pages of tabloids, and I don’t see it dangling from a fashionably clothed arm every time I venture into Hollywood. I’m actually pretty fond of the shape. It’s interesting, and I totally understand the name. The built-in slouch has a certain bustle-coolly-through-the-crowds attitude. That said, this Downtown leopard print media tote is the first incarnation of the Downtown that has really caught my eye. The leopard print is divine. Leopard has been spotting the entire span of fashion goods for a while now, but I find that a perfect leopard print is hard to come by. I love the way the spots condense in the middle of the bag and spread out towards the sides. I love that no two spots are identical. The very leopard print looks organic, even though I know it’s just printed on calfskin. The white accents are also nice, and I appreciate the understated hardware on this outspoken bag. Will you carry this one Downtown? Pre-order from Neiman Marcus for $2,195.00 for delivery in April.

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  • sally sue

    :shock: wowza this is a hot onee :mrgreen:

  • Jessie Cotton

    Like ewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwzaaaaaa, who would buy dat bag huh, but on da bright side its aight

  • Jessie Cotton

    Like ewzaaaaaaaaa,who would buy such a hideous thing, i wouldnt be suprised if it came from mars!!!!!!!!!! :neutral:

  • Kell

    I just bought this.

  • Chriss

    I bought this bag in black, I saw a lady carrying it on her shoulder, it’s really gorgeous! :razz:

  • Naggy

    The jaguar print is gorgeous but only the animal wears it best. (ipad)