Welcome to Asked & Answered: a very special place for a very special time of year. You know, that time of year when you're finally hitting the gym, smashing new goals at work, and oh, are also not supposed to catch a cold even though the temperatures are dropping? It's the beginning of a new year, and to help you out, we're answering all your fashion questions, helping you look and feel great.
Bathing suits should stay at the beach. Beach totes? Totally work appropriate, under certain conditions. There are few photos I find more fashionably inspiring than that of Jane Birkin wearing a faux fur and a straw bag. The juxtaposition of those two totally different seasons worn at once is just delicious. So yes! BRING your laptop to work in a straw bag! Throw your packed lunch in a waterproof, colorful tote. We dare you.
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