Studio and home of BAGOLITAS

Coralville, Iowa · 249 Sales


Studio and home of BAGOLITAS

Coralville, Iowa 249 Sales On Etsy since 2012

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plaid with black ruffle BAGOLITA tote
cream BAGOLITA tote with brown fringe and design
brown fringed BAGOLITA tote with cream pattern
Cream & Gold Classic BAGOLITA Clutch
Baby Girl Gift Tags | Set of 5
turquoise cross body BAGOLITA with circle detail
Petite Tote with Brown Ruffle
Flower Adorned Whimsical Tote
Petite Tote with Denim Ruffle
Painted Wood Clipboard for 8.5 x 11


The Journey of a Kingdom Runner

MY STORY | In 2005 I founded a handbag company when a home project went awry and I took some left over fabric, added some fringe and called it a BAGOLITA. Who knew they would be such a hit? After selling over 100,000 handbags (with the help of many!) and having the bottom fall out of the business during The Great Recession, God started weaving a new story into my life and it was time to set the fabric and fringe aside for awhile. After some serious grieving of the company and people I loved spending my days with, I started to redefine myself outside of being “the bag lady.”

I now spend my days helping people transform their lives as a certified life coach and my heart sings as the sewing machine whirls in the nooks and crannies.

LET'S CONNECT | Now that we've met, let's connect! www.janicebaldes.com
Facebook: janiceabaldes | Twitter: @janicebaldes | Instagram: janicebaldes

ON A PERSONAL NOTE | I am happily married to the love of my life, Brad. Our family began when our son, Carson, entered this world in 2001 – followed by our daughter, Rylie, in 2003. We live in Iowa, which was never on my bucket list. I truly believed I would be a Minnesotan for life, but after moving the Iowa City area in 1997, I wouldn’t want to call anywhere else home.


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    I am a certified life coach and I love helping people transform their lives! In the nooks and crannies, I love to sew BAGOLITAS and create unique gifts for the journey. [www.janicebaldes.com]

Shop policies

Last updated on September 22, 2016
Welcome to my studio! I love, love, LOVE to create in my "she cave" when it fits within the nooks and crannies of life. Thanks for stopping and taking a peek!

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  • Pay with American Express
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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
I accept payments via PayPal as well as Dicover, Master Card, Visa, and American Expressl. All payments must be received within 7 days or the sale will be cancelled and the item will be relisted.
All orders are shipped USPS Priority Mail. I try to ship purchased items within 2 business days unless otherwise noted.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you are unhappy with your order for any reason please contact me within 5 working days of receiving your package. I will do my best to resolve the problem quickly. Refunds and exchanges are taken on a case-by-case basis.
Additional policies and FAQs
One of my favorite things is to help you design custom orders. Just email me at janicebaldes [!at] gmail.com to get started.