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A leather handbag called Guardian Angel ($495) is embossed with a visible outline of a pistol and comes with instructions cautioning the buyer not to carry it in a bank or through airport security. I think it would be just the thing to insure that you don’t get picked for jury duty.I asked June Blaker,Uggs äkta eller fake who, years ago, in her boutique City introduced Chicago to Comme des Garçons and other Japanese designers, whether she’d ever thought about starting a business in New York. “It’s easier to be on top of the pile here,” she said.