We were drawn to this handbag particularly because of its design. The bag looks like a vintage safety box, except that it’s done and leather. It looks so different from the usual black crossbody bags that are often found in stores.
Nicolas Ghesquière, Louis Vuitton’s newest head of design after Marc Jacobs left, debuted his first collection for the luxury brand recently. All eyes are on Louis Vuitton, as fashionistas and bag lovers everywhere are eager to see what its new designer has come up with. And he did not disappoint.
Ghesquière’s first collection is a fresh and upbeat take, venturing towards a more masculine but very fashionable style. There’s also a hint of vintage glam LV handbags are always known for.
Sometimes, it’s better to stick with a handbag that’s tried and tested and for many women, a basic tote bag would always be this choice. It’s not surprising to find more than one basic tote in a woman’s wardrobe and perhaps, this Lanvin chain strap metallic tote is a fitting example.
3.1 Phillip Lim transforms a basic and ordinary every day satchel into this trendy piece that features an unlikely design. The surface to the leather is cracked, which is supposed to give it this old and worn out look. But the design idea actually makes the bag even more pleasant and stylish. Don’t you think?
Here’s how the surface of the bag is up close…
This Rafe handbag doesn’t hold any stops to its design and style, does it? It’s bright and bold and it looks really busy. But the over-the-top look is so becoming. We actually think it goes well with the idea that this bag would be perfect for weekend trips and summer parties in the next few seasons, when its a fun and festive time!
What immediately comes to mind when we’ve spotted this Carla bag, is that it looks surprisingly a lot like Tod’s D-bag. Only, it’s a lot less expensive.
The Carla bag has the same sophistication and luxe style as its designer version. It’s also roomy, with a host of pockets for a more organized compartment. The handles and sides come with tonal
It looks like the mini handbag is this season’s most trendiest accessory. They are not exactly clutches but handbags that look like regular bags in frame and style, but only made a whole lot smaller. Sometimes, even smaller than clutches. And sometimes, they’re too small, you’d think the bags were meant for little girls.
Anya Hindmarch unveiled her last handbag collection for Fall and Winter in one of the most unexpected settings. The show was set inside what looked like a supermarket, complete with metal carts and conveyor belt. When the models came out in their glamorous dresses and make-up, they were carrying handbags that looked so familiar, and yet so interestingly different.
Take a look at some of the most whimsical designs: