HANDBAGSThere has never been a better excuse to treat yourself to a new handbag then the start of a New Year.

From mom-friendly crossbody styles to shoulder totes to wristlets, there is a handbag out there that will capture your heart and get your 2011 off to a perfect start. Happy New Year!

1. Splurge: Marc by Marc Jacobs Petal to the Metal Crossbody Bag, $428

2. Budget: Tasseled Tote, $28.50

3. Splurge: The Sak Hazel Tote, $148

4. Budget: Side Pocket Satchel, $59.50

5. Splurge: Big Buddha Empire Tote, $95

6. Budget: Angie & Lola Zipper Tote, $49.99