Skip Hop has debuted two new diaper bags for the summer season and I just adore them both!  Too bad I don't actually have a reason to carry a diaper bag anymore! But here they are - the Duo Luxe French Stripe ($64.00) and Duo Chevron ($58.00) diaper bags.  Both are basically set up just like the original classic Duo (full of tons of … [Read more...]

Years ago, I reviewed a Mia Bossi diaper bag. I carried one when Nate (now 8 years old) was a baby. I loved that bag. I was pleased to hear that they are still around when they recently reached out to me. Their tagline is "where function meets fashion." I'll say. These bags are just gorgeous and they also carry the important quality of being … [Read more...]

You know Petunia Pickle Bottom for their delicious Cake Collection, stunning Shoulder Bags and manly Scout Collection, but now Petunia has something new. Something chic. Something that benefits a great cause. And something at your local Target. Petunia has teamed up with Jessica Seinfeld (yes, that Seinfeld) of New York-based Baby Buggy to offer … [Read more...]

During the month of June, Kalencom, the New Orleans based diaper bag company, and its subsidiary Hadaki, will donate 10% of all sales to Audubon Nature Institute, which is coordinating the sea turtle marine mammal rehabilitation in the Gulf of Mexico. “Our company is no stranger to devastation having lost an entire warehouse as a result of … [Read more...]

I know that when February rolls around I'm going to have to tuck away my clutches and purses, handbags and wristlets.  They'll be stored in long, plastic containers under my bed and exchanged for the required accessory of all new moms - the diaper bag.  Now I've been told by several kid-carting ladies that a large purse would suffice, but as … [Read more...]

So I'm totally going to be styling on the plane to the BlogHer conference I'm attending later this week.  I plan on carrying my Timi & Leslie Marilyn, which is totally supposed to be a diaper bag but I'm using it as a laptop and carry-on airplane tote. They call it the "diaper bag that looks like a chic purse," which I fully intend to take … [Read more...]

I've spent almost four and a half years officially reviewing diaper bags.  People without kids don't get it:  they sometimes ask, it's a bag, what's the big deal?  Or, how many different diaper bags can there really be? The answers are: it is a big deal, and there are tons of different diaper bags out there.  A diaper bag is a lifeline.  … [Read more...]