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Bag Shopping!!! At the Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market

African Custom-made Bags

Every time I go to Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market (116th and Lenox Avenue, Harlem NY); I have to make sure that I shop with budget and with a time limit.  This past Friday evening, I stopped by my favorite African bag designer Mr. Dam’s booth  and picked up three pieces.  My original goal was to just get one bag… but when I looked around I fell in love with three!

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Lela Fagan (Jefferson) is the author of the book “Poetry of a Black Girl: The Darkness and the Light” and lead blogger at “Memoirs of a Black Girl”. Lela is an avid reader “A Real Bookworm” of all things in print. She finds joy in sharing socially and blogging about topics that matter the most to her. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. Lela now lives in Houston, TX with her husband Oji, an educator and Football Coach. @LelaJefferson - See more at:

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