A couple of weeks ago, the New York Times announced in an article that the cloth tote has taken the place of the luxury bag. According to the paper, the tote “…telegraphs not money, but access, ethics, culture…”
That’s right, no longer is wearing the latest Vuitton, Chanel, or Jacobs the way to go. Now you can save your hard earned money and just rock a “humble cloth tote.”
Personally, I’m not buying this. Having never been into bags with labels, I think I’m going to pass on this trend. My tote will continue to be reserved for storing sweaty yoga clothes and books. But if you’re digging the so-called humble cloth tote, here’s a few to consider:
Were you lucky enough to score tickets to McQueen’s Savage Beauty exhibition in NYC this past summer?
Want to show the world how environmentally conscious you are?
All about representing Philly?