Many women wouldn’t be caught dead without their purse or handbag.  Some say, it has their life in it.   It’s amazing how much stuff a handbag can carry.  You almost expect a woman to pull out the kitchen sink.  Many say that the handbag is an extension of themselves.  It’s so they can have easy access to their personal items and life’s little necessities.  Don’t be fooled  because many men carry man-bags.  They wouldn’t be caught without their trusty bag which carries all of their on the spot grooming supplies.  What did we do before handbags and purses?  What did the cave people carry their tissues and moist toilettes in?  It’s easy to say that the handbag is a very essential element to today’s fashion industry.