1. You bought a new outfit and need a bag to match.
2. You didn’t buy a new outfit but a new bag will make it look like you did.
3. You’re going to the races.
4. You’re not going to the races and deserve to treat yourself with the money you’re saving.
5. The bag you take to work every day is too small.
6. The bag you take to work every day is too big.
7. The bag you take to work every day is … well … you’ve been taking it to work every day for too long.
8. You need a smaller handbag so the lady at Aldi won’t demand a snoop inside. (my personal gripe … )
9. This week you just need bright green on your arm or shoulder.
10. Buying a handbag is a fabulous way to support the economy … fair dinkum.
These are just 10 reasons – there are many, many more. I’d love to hear some of yours.