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This Chicago Designer Makes Actually-Chic Diaper Bags

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When a fashion blogger tries her hand at diaper bags, what are the results? You'd better believe they're leopard-spotted. Chicago-based Janet Mandell, who posts style pics and inspiration on her site Fashion-a-Holic, is the founder of Mia Bossi. With the tagline "diapers disguised," the bags are all about convenience for working moms. (We'd say "parents" in the name of equality, but trust: these have a distinctly feminine vibe.)

The line has six new styles that have diaper bag inserts; these can be zipped out and replaced with a laptop insert (the latter are sold separately.) The bags are lined with easy-to-clean poly-nylon, and also have handy features like diaper-wipe and keychain holders. Plus: they come with faux fur, machine-washable changing pads.

Take a peek at some of the new designs, all made in Chicago, below. And if you're inclined to shop online, have at it here. Bags range from $230 to $400.
· Fashion-a-Holic [Official Site]
· Mia Bossi [Official Site]