Because I got, not one, but two bags straight from Paris.
So what was the reason that I finally gave in? I realized that these bags are classy and yet they do not require any special handling. They could go well with any outfit and they are very lightweight. Plus the fact that I could get two bags in Paris for the price of one here in the Philippines. Taxes and customs duties are just killing consumers. Darn you government. Anyway I even got the original paper bag.
Since there are no compartments inside, I had to use a bag organizer to hold my stuff which, honestly, are quite lot. This is how the inside of my tote look like:
|Guess my favorite color? :)|