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View Poll Results: Which purse should I choose?
Black & Brown 6 27.27%
Khaki & Black 9 40.91%
Fuchsia 7 31.82%
Voters: 22. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 06-17-2009, 08:01 AM
 
Location: Denver area
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If what you are looking for is something to bring files home in, I don't see that the shape of #3 is conducive (but then I wonder about the practicality if this is a bag you will carry every day)....If you will be carrying files home frequently, I would get a separate leather satchel for that purpose so the files don't get all bent and scratched up in your bag.
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Old 06-17-2009, 08:03 AM
 
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I'm not going to have enough files to warrant a briefcase.
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Old 06-17-2009, 08:05 AM
 
Location: Brooklyn, New York
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I need to buy a bigger purse for work in case I need to take home a few files.

I've narrowed it down to these three.

Thoughts?

I would choose the black and brown one for work .

It looks like the right size and the color's are great. Very professional and ladylike.....perfect for work

Let us know which one you choose (if any)
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Old 06-17-2009, 08:06 AM
 
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I would choose the black and brown one for work .

It looks like the right size and the color's are great. Very professional and ladylike.....perfect for work

Let us know which one you choose (if any)
TY


I'll let you all know which I end up with.
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Old 06-17-2009, 11:54 AM
 
Location: On the Ohio River in Western, KY
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I prefer the khaki and black one the best, especially for summer with the rope handles, it's summery and professional both.

If you just need a file transfer case/carry; why not get a bag specifically for that, and nothing else? You can leave it at work unless you need it, and take it home when you do.
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Old 06-17-2009, 12:08 PM
 
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To me the Fuchsia one is not a professional color and the shape is wrong.
The black/white one look casual to me but it's my favorite stye-wise.
I like that the black/brown one is black and brown and will therefore match just about anything. But it looks kinda cheap.

Can I suggest the following:
Amerileather Oversized Lexington Handbag from Overstock.com



Nine West 'Impulse' Medium Satchel from Overstock.com



La Philipe Brown/ Dark Brown Tote Bag from Overstock.com


Actually that website has a bunch of nice ones...too many to post
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Old 06-17-2009, 01:02 PM
 
Location: NJ/NY
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Since it is for work, I would pick #2. #1 is a bit boring, and #3 not professional enough.
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Old 06-17-2009, 01:07 PM
 
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why not get all 3 and change them with your outfit
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Old 06-17-2009, 05:47 PM
 
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That last tote was perfect. Professional, yet roomy. Two Thumbs up. :
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Old 06-18-2009, 08:26 AM
 
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If you just need a file transfer case/carry; why not get a bag specifically for that, and nothing else? You can leave it at work unless you need it, and take it home when you do.
Oh, because I won't always know when I'll need to take home files so I wanted a purse that could double as file carrier if need be.

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why not get all 3 and change them with your outfit
I just charged >$2,000 to my card for car repairs, and I just graduated and didn't have any income for about a year, so I really have to take it easy with my money right now.

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To me the Fuchsia one is not a professional color and the shape is wrong.
The black/white one look casual to me but it's my favorite stye-wise.
I like that the black/brown one is black and brown and will therefore match just about anything. But it looks kinda cheap.

Actually that website has a bunch of nice ones...too many to post
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Since it is for work, I would pick #2. #1 is a bit boring, and #3 not professional enough.
I think you guys are right about the third one not being professional enough, but because of the shape, not the color. What do you think? I like the color because I think it states "confidence".

AlexTx, I know you say the first one looks cheap, and I guess you can't tell from the picture, but it was *really* nicely made and actually the most expensive of the bunch. Go figure!
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