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Item of the Day: Ruiz Musi

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Backpacks have had quite the revival in recent seasons, but designers continue to surprise with new shapes and functionality. This Expedition bag from Ruiz Musi offers sleekness, elegance and versatility. Designer Gerardo Ruiz Musi, who lives between Mexico City and Paris, focuses on clean lines, eye-catching colors, weightlessness, and minimalist-yet-chic …

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Talking Handbags with Handbag Designer 101’s Emily Blumenthal

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Industry Experts

As Handbag Designer 101 gears up for its 10th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards (winners are announced June 15th), we caught up with Handbag Designer 101 founder Emily Blumenthal to talk handbags, the awards, and her growing e-commerce site handbagdesigner101.com. What has changed since you launched your first Independent Handbag …