I know my cutoff points but I couldn’t resist the appeal it has on me, and I know my happiness would be boundless if I would have this piece.
Okay, I’m not lurking to have one of the exclusive 50 designer bags that were sold out in no time; I only wanted the standard CFDA tote. 🙂
CFDA Tote USD35 (photo credits: ebay.com)
About the Brand
The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc, (CFDA) is a not-for-profit trade association that leads industry-wide initiatives. The Council’s membership comprises more than 370 of America’s foremost designers of women’s wear, men’s wear, jewelry, and accessories. In addition to hosting the annual CFDA Fashion Awards, which recognize the top creative talents in the industry, the organization offers programs that support professional development and scholarships, including the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, the Geoffrey Beene Design Scholar Award, the Liz Claiborne Scholarship Award, and the CFDA/Teen Vogue Scholarship. Member support is provided through the Business Services Network, a high-profile group of companies offering designers strategic opportunities.
The CFDA Foundation, Inc. is a separate not-for-profit organized to mobilize the membership to raise funds for charitable causes. Through the Foundation, the CFDA created and manages Fashion Targets Breast Cancer; raises funds for HIV/AIDS organizations with 7th on Sale; addresses the issue of model health with The CFDA Health Initiative; and is a key participant in other programs such as the annual Fashion’s Night Out.
Tote by CFDA features dual handles, adjustable shoulder strap, coordinating stitching, brass-tone hardware, and the saying “YOU CAN’T FAKE FASHION” in blue on the front. Interior features include cell phone pouch and pouch pocket.
•Bag comes with YOU CAN’T FAKE FASHION Authenticity Certificate Card
•Shell: 100% cotton/Lining: 100% cotton
•Dimensions: 18 inches wide x 12 inches high x 4.5 inches deep
•Shoulder drop: 18 inches(fully extended)
•Handle drop: 5 inches
Now, the challenge for me is to look for it on ebay and get free shipping so I wouldn’t feel any guilt at all. Good luck to me!