Anyone with Picotin GM?

  1. Dear Ladies,
    i am in trouble again:yes:
    i figured out that i need an easy-going bag with the following features:
    -able to hold in hand AND on the shoulder
    -easy to access
    -fit A4 size
    -looks good with jeans and highheels
    -not toooo expensive

    only option came into my mind was the picotin gm.
    i would like to ask you all for your opinion and if anyone owns one please write your experience!

    TIA
    MM
     
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  3. i would think, for files/papers, the bag is too structure-less.
     

  4. absolutely........the best bag they make that does most of what you want would be a medium garden party in black. you could do high heels with a suit and it would look sharp but it would fit a laptop. you can get it over your shoulder and its light BUT its not year round (which does depend on where you live)
     
  5. oh, yes!
     
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  7. Thanks everyone for the honest answer!
    i think i have to try it at the shop...
    i actually have the GP PM in toile/black combo, but everyone has it here in south of Spain.
    i thought the picotin in potiron or rouge h would be a nice neutral....
    Any other bag option????
     
  8. the evelyn would hold papers. not a laptop maybe. in the right leather/color, in can be less sporty/more versatile.
    i'll confess i never liked the garden party until i saw it irl on a beautiful woman who was wearing a dress and a light trench and heels. she was using it as a work tote. beautiful.
    i love the PM picotin and sometimes like the MM picotin, on certain people, carried certain ways. but it's like arm candy, imo, more than a workhorse tote bag.
     
  9. Try the Victoria Tote. Or the Sac de Petite Ceinture.
     
  10. ^^^Yes, I was going to say the Petite Ceinture. It is SO CUTE!!!! the size is similar to the GP but the belt is really cute and different. Dang, I wish I had a pic.

    It is more square than the GP, and has a strap around the top that weaves through the sides, like a birkin. But it is decorative, you do not have to mess with the strap to open and close, it is wide, like the vertical straps on the GP...it finishes up with a pretty knot off to the side on the front of the bag.

    Well, anyway, its much cuter than I made it sound, thats for sure...:p

    The size you want is $2000 US, I believe. I really love that bag, I only saw it in toile combos, I dont know if it comes in canvas or all leather....HG???
     
  11. ^^I've only seen canvas and leather only so far.
     
  12. Thanks for the suggestions!
    i saw the petite ceinture in the shop, but i cant recall if the handles are long enough to put over the shoulder..
    And i would like a bag in all leather.
    maybe i will give a try to Evelyne...
     
  13. My thoughts exactly!!! :tup::tup::tup:
    MM: just read that you want an all-leather bag. What about your Masai? Not good? Or a Trim in 35?
     
  14. There's a TGM picotin with long shoulder straps. I tried it on some time back, fits very comfortably on the shoulder and the wide base didn't get in the way under the arm, KWIM? Can't be hand-held tho. Does anyone own one to show pics?
     

  15. i love those and WANT one so bad! they arent being made to the best of my knowledge. they made them mostly with amazonia and leather trima few years back -----------sort of gardening bag-ish