WiW & K/R? Oxblood Cambridge Bicycle Satchel

I have long lusted after one of these beauties and when the chance came up to get one on sale (and on store credit!!) I definitely leapt for my favourite of the colours that wasn't the ubiquitous red.

What do you ladies think of the colour and the bag? I will mostly carry it in one shoulder, but I enclosed a cross body pic as well.

Also,just a quick run down the block to fetch the new Downton Abbey DVDs. Nothing too exciting today; but my cobalt skinnies got to come out to play (briefly in -40)!

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  • Kristin L replied 5 years ago

    I love the purse. I vote keep!

    And your outfit looks great!

  • Transcona Shannon replied 5 years ago

    This satchel is stunning! The colour is so rich and the leather looks very luxe. Keep!

  • dizzys replied 5 years ago

    I am having trouble seeing the photos on my phone today but this reminds me a bit of vintage Coach. Lovely and classic. I would say the color is wintery, but has potential to cross seasons with a springy bag scarf or charm.

  • Emily replied 5 years ago

    Keep! Colour and Bag are lovely.

  • christieanne replied 5 years ago

    I have lusted forever for a Cambridge Satchel bag - I vote keep and love!

  • bj1111 replied 5 years ago

    Love! So retro old school.. Literally...it reminds me of my school bag more dacades ago than i care tonadmit.

  • shevia replied 5 years ago

    Great bag and great outfit!

  • Angie replied 5 years ago

    KILLER new satchel!

  • Raisin replied 5 years ago

    It's a very cool looking bag. Keep it!

  • Janet replied 5 years ago

    I love the bag and the color, but I ordered one in cobalt and sent it back. I just couldn't see having to buckle and unbuckle to open and close the purse every time. Maybe you're more patient than I am! Or does yours have a different type of closure?

  • Adelfa replied 5 years ago

    I think the structure and sheen of the satchel support the formal and ladylike aspects of your style.

  • lyn* replied 5 years ago

    Oh, I grew up with satchels so open and closing a traditional one is no problem for me. There is one with magnets if you prefer.

  • Suz replied 5 years ago

    Gorgeous, Lyn!! And I like your outfit, too. Amazing to see you in PANTS!!!

  • Sarah A replied 5 years ago

    WOW! that is an amazing bag :) And loving the taupe jacket and stripes today!

  • Isabel replied 5 years ago

    WOW, that is ONE BEAUTIFUL bag.

  • catgirl replied 5 years ago

    OMG, what a GORGEOUS color. So classy and super-sophisticated but still edgy and will last forever.

  • Kiwichik replied 5 years ago

    Definitely a keeper looks good with what you;re wearing.

  • tayleigh replied 5 years ago

    Super cute bag. Crossbody bags are so useful, too! Always nice to have your hands free.

  • clearlyclaire replied 5 years ago

    Love the structure and design of this traditional satchel. Yummy! Keep and love!

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