Sidenote: Now my "designer way vs. Cheap Chica way" posts are "designer inspired" versions of designer items. That's just my way of showing you that you can get in on the trend for a lot less. But there's a difference between designer inspired and a counterfeit. Designer inspired items don't have the name of it's inspiration plastered all over it and try to pass as the real thing. I just wanted to throw this sidenote in because I know there's going to be somebody out there calling me a hypocrite. End sidenote.
So anyway, like I said, I thanked my aunt and I appreciate the gift, but I'm kind of a little self-conscious about carrying it around. I love the color and the shape of it, but I don't want anyone calling me out on it either, lol. It does have "Gucci" plastered all over it. I know there are some people out there who don't care about carrying around fake bags. They feel that they've gotten a deal on it and noone would be able to tell the difference. I have no problem with that, but I myself would feel a little silly. Here's the bag: