thanks to cooper1, melly, and tadpolenyc...i now am the proud owner of a bordeaux blake. finally! i just ordered it from Shopbop for 20% off and free shipping, so the total was $796! im so excited; ill be anxiously waiting for UPS - thats for sure! ill post pictures once she arrives. thanks again ladies, your great! ps- maybe i can order the matching zip clutch if i have a good weekend at work!