profile: tara martin of my other bag

katie holmes has one…jessica biel has one and kourtney kardashian too. as purveyors of pop culture and curators of what’s chic, My Other Bag was bound to end up on the deuxmoi gals radar. the women behind the bag, Tara Martin, married eco-friendly tote bags with a tribute to all types of handbags women love and created My Other Bag. manufactured in los angeles, these super stylish totes can be used alone or as a counterpart to your other everyday bag. carry it to work…carry it to the gym…carry it out to dinner…with My Other Bag you will be able to switch up the style for every occasion. check out the founder and creative director of My Other Bag, Tara Martin’s favorites below and go to www.myotherbag.com for purchasing info…

Chloe
Emma
Elizabeth
Kate
Madison
Tara Martin
tara’s favorites:
bag in the “My Other Bag” collection:
Chloe
“My Other Bag” to take grocery shopping:
Emma
“My Other Bag” to take to brunch:
Elizabeth
“My Other Bag” to take on an afternoon shopping trip with your girls:
Madison
“My Other Bag” to take to the gym:
Kate
future bag that will be joining the “My Other Bag” collection:
it’s a surprise!
designers:
isabel marant, sarah burton, alber elbaz, yves saint laurent, phillip lim
shoe designer:
i’m a sucker for a red sole what can i say, the man knows how to make a woman’s feet and legs look amazing!
handbag designer:
chanel. need i say more.
t-shirt designer:
vince for the fabric and fit
sneaker brand:
converse…especially the grey one’s
perfume:
stella. smells divine and doesn’t give me a headache!
beauty products:
everything by skinceuticals
makeup:
laura mercier for eye liner and face, chanel for lipstick and gloss, & dior mascara
nail color:
lincoln park after dark by opi…i wear it every week and i never get bored
hair product:
moroccan oil
hair salon:
dia salon in santa monica, been going there for 10 years!
vacation spot:
beirut, one of my favorite places on earth
hotel:
four seasons beirut
restaurant:
depends on the city! but i LOVE asian and italian food
beverages:
kettle one with pelligrino and a lime or veuve clicquot
blog/website:
www.shopbop.com for a clothing emergency and www.onekingslane.com for my home décor obsession
magazines:
elle, vogue and harper’s bazaar…i can’t choose, i religiously read all 3
housewarming gift:
a bottle of veuve!
candle:
aquiesse, luxe linen, makes your home smell amazing!
gadget:
my hotspot so i can have internet wherever i am!
splurge:
designer handbags of course!
4 questions with tara:
who is your hollywood crush?
daniel craig. handsome with an edge.
what is your secret obsession?
movie popcorn and an icee
how would you fill in this sentence?…” if nobody ever found out I would…”
go sit in the chanel store in paris, try everything on and just sit in that space and feel inspired!
how would you fill in this sentence?…” i would just about do anything for…”
front row seats at every major fashion show in paris. sigh.