4.08.2011

shit in my bag*

I have a dirty secret. Well, one of many, at least. I'm a giveaway whore.

Susie Bubble's doing a purse giveaway; since I was taking a picture of what's in my bag anyway, I figured I'd post it.



From left: Mark Gloss Gorgeous in Bare (lip gloss with a stain in it . . . brilliant); Cover Girl lipstain; essie crystal nail file; eos in lemon drop <3; housekeys; Blink eyedrops for contacts; asthma inhaler; card case with the essential cards (handier than a wallet); checkbook; pen; tiny rubber black bear belonging to my four-year-old; purse from OoO! that was the result of my intense handbag search. Not pictured: coupons, receipts, snapshots of baby J, Target brand Excedrin and Sudafed, non-essential cards (library, coupon, etc.)

The purse just barely holds everything I need on a daily basis. I'm still sometimes amazed that I can fit all of that in there.

*it's a movie reference, I swear. Guess it and I'll be proud of you.

7 comments:

  1. well the phrase "shit in my bag" is in Breakfast Club. Is that it? (And is it really a secret that you're a giveaway whore?)

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  2. Yes and yes. At least, I like to pretend so.

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  3. Breakfast Club.

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  4. How on *EARTH* can you fit everything into a tiny purse like that?! Much like Ally Sheedy in the Breakfast Club, I need a huge bag to carry all my shit with me. I usually carry a lot of other things that are more rarely used, but are fantastic when you've got them. I started carrying cocoa butter in a pill bottle just because my best friends never remember their hulking containers when we go out. Preemptive whining prevention!

    You know you're a sharp woman when you can cut down your purse real estate into something so efficient!

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  5. I have pared down to the absolute essentials, Sass . . . and it was a strategic purchase to find a bag that fit everything I needed and nothing else. With a bigger bag I end up just throwing things in that I don't need. I did actually buy a bag that was too small at first, and had to return it in favor of this one.

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  6. Recognized the eos! I actually managed to find it in my tinyass Manhattan CVS after you mentioned it and am loving it!

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  7. Awesome. I'm always glad when my recommendations are tested and found to be accurate . . .

    =)

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