I had popped into one of best local thrift stores to look for frames and white ceramic items. While I was paying for my items, I peeked over into the glass case. I probably did a double take. I pointed over to the handbag and asked the cashier how much it was to which she replied $35.
I examined it really well. I had a clutch by the same designer and won't say how much I paid for it. I knew this bag was worth a LOT more than $35. I scooped it up, repeating over and over to the cashier that I couldn't believe I just found it and that it is probably the best find I will ever have in my life.
It was a Gustto handbag. Dark wine color -- tags tucked into the pocket and seems like it was never used. Soft, supple leather. I checked the style number online and was not surprised to find that it retails for $595!
I realize this is the only time something like this will happen to me. I'm okay with that!
Labels: thrift store finds