OA Pollux Column May 22, 2009
The perfect handbag
I admit that I am always on the search for the perfect handbag.
I want something that is big enough to accommodate everything needed for a hectic day, yet more fashionable than a tote bag.
At last, I found the right amounts of fashion and function in the hobo bag.
The name does not do this chic bag justice.
Its crescent shape offers ample room, and the single, short strap keeps it in place and comfortable on the shoulder. There are many styles available, from oversized structured leather to small and glitzy.
Details do make the bag, so shop around for one that fits your personality.
Ivy Parnasius owns Pollux Clothing Co. stores in Grand Junction, 321 Main St., and in Montrose, 433 Main St. Call her at 242-8050 (252-1770 in Montrose) or check out the Pollux Web site, http://www.polluxshop.com.