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Stop, thief!!

Thieves are targeting handbags? From a Tasmanian newspaper, it turns out that purse snatchers are on the rise.

"Carrying mobile phones and digital music players has become the norm, as has lugging laptop computers for many students and professional women.
Add increasingly popular portable luxuries such as designer sunglasses, make-up and fragrances and handbag values soar."
See full article here.

Bigger is better say Fall fashionistas... and it will cost you....

"Handbags are big this fall. Really big. The cult of the handbag has reached new heights, literally. The hottest handbags are close to 2 feet tall and wider than a doorway--power bags large enough to hold a small bureau and topple a passerby with one swing of the shoulder. And the price tags are just as hefty, at $1,500 and up..." Full story by Chicago Trib reporter Sandra Jones here.

Purse Lit...