Friday, June 8, 2012

What's in my Bag and Kate Spade Purse Collection

I received a comment on my YouTube Channel on doing a video on What's in my Bag, and decided to film one and include my Kate Spade purse collection.

I'm currently rotating three different bags and included each one since they all deserve a spotlight. All gorgeous and very much loved. If you are thinking into investing in a high quality bag, any of the ones I talk about are absolutely beautiful!

Here is a link to the video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWtaciwOlVQ&feature=plcp

The older I get, the more I realize I want to invest in quality items. I just don't want to pay retail if I don't have to. I'm huge on eBay and local discount chains like TJ Maxx, Marshall's, Ross. Oh and how I miss Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack! We have one about an hour away but haven't had a chance to stop by. That is one of the reasons I miss living in Washington state.  Ok, the main reasons are missing my friends and family people.  It doesn't really disappoint especially after a long work week, it was great taking my girls, and heading for a day of shopping.

I am also a lover of vintage clothing/jewelry. I love shopping at thrift stores and garage sales. It's something that was instilled in me by my mom. She is a bargain shopper to the max. Don't get in her way!  I'm not as controlled as she is because I do splurge once in a while if I LOVE something and I have to have it!

For example, I have been eyeing a few umbrella strollers for my baby online and in stores.  This past Sunday, my hubs and I went to an Estate Sale, and there it was sitting in the corner.  A bright blue Chicco stroller perfect for everyday and traveling selling for $25 bucks.  I was like, are you serious?! I'm taking it!  I was able to bargain it down to around 10 bucks.  Now that is a bargain.  It was not brand new, but it sure looked it.  And honestly for the price, I don't mind. 

I encourage you to be wise with your hard earned money.  Shop around and be patient.

P.S. Here are a few outfits from the past week.  Follow me on Instagram: Lubalovely





Enjoy the video :)  If you have any other suggestions, I would love to hear them. 

Till next time.

Always Lovely,

Luba



14 comments:

  1. I found you through Veronika's Blushing site and absolutely love you already! You are so down to earth and gorgeous and most of all, can relate to us readers who shop on budget! Thanks for starting to make videos! Do you have a facebook page or formspring account? Maybe you should make one to broaden your blog! Thanks again, Luba! stay sweet!

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    1. Thank you dear! I don't use Fascebook currently, but I do have formspring. My user name is lubalovely77.

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  2. Great post and video! Random question, what is your ethnicity if you don't mind sharing? :)

    Norma

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    1. Thank you! I am Russian and Ukrainian.

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  3. love all of your blog posts Luba! going to watch your video now :)

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  4. Great videos! You mentioned that you are pretty good at spotting a fake item....you should do a video or a post on that. I would love to shop more on ebay, but am always suspicious of fakes.

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    1. Thank you! I am working on an Ebay blog post. It should be up in a few days.

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  5. ahh love you're style. You're so hotttttt

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  6. I love the first outfit! So chic!

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  7. I like the first outfit, love the pants in mint color!
    kisses

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  8. I like all colors of your pants. Especially, that sea-green pant looks super cute and cool. I would like to wear it at beach side with Chanel sunglasses.

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