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Marc by Marc Jacobs Lucy Ostrich Tote

Marc by Marc Jacobs Lucy Faux Ostrich PVC Bag

The Marc by Marc Jacobs Lucy Ostrich Tote is a taupe handbag in ostrich effect PVC.  All the metal hardware on the bag is gold in colour including the turn lock fastening for the main compartment. The bag is a traditional shape with two structured top handles. It also has an optional shoulder strap with buckle fastening adjustment and  lobster clasp fastenings on each end.

Inside, the bag is lined in a pretty pink and navy printed material. There is a central zip pocket, and a further zip pocket on one side and a slip pocket on the opposite side.

Measurements: Height: 12″/30.5cm; width: 15.5″/39.5cm; depth: 5″/12.5cm; max length of shoulder strap: 40″/103cm.

Material: PVC

Style note: A stylish bag with a cute ostrich pattern, it would be great for every day use as the neutral shade of taupe goes with everything. I really like the shape of this bag, and it’s certainly big enough for everything you need to carry day to day.

UK based, worldwide delivery.

Vivienne Westwood Chancery Heart BagVivienne Westwood Chancery Heart Bag in Black or Red

The Vivienne Westwood Chancery heart bag is available in either black (nero) or red (rosso). This season, is it is snakeskin effect synthetic leather and features with a large gold glittery Vivienne Westwood orb on the front. It is a structured bag with two top handles, but also comes with a detachable cross body strap so you can wear it over the shoulder or across the body if you prefer.

Inside, the bag has a black and beige canvas striped lining. There is a zip pocket, a mobile phone pocket and a Vivienne Westwood branded golden plaque just below the zip pocket.

Measurements: 27cm / 10.6″ x 25cm/ 9.8″ x 8cm /3.1″ (all measurements are approximate)

Style note: This bag is fabulous. Ultra kitsch and  ultra girly, this is the bag to be seen with. Don’t expect it to hang around long…

UK based, worldwide delivery available.

Aspinal of London Buffalo Bag

Aspinal of London Buffalo Bag Available in Brown, Red, Black and Purple

The Aspinal of London Buffalo Bag is made from hide and patent leather (for the red, black and purple versions) or hide and nappa leather (for the brown version). The Buffalo Bag is an iconic style from Aspinals, being sophisticated and boasting a classic, structured shape. A versatile bag, the bag can be used for daytime and carried through to evening with ease.

This bag is carried via the two top handles as a handbag or over your forearm. Inside, the bag is lined in Aspinal signature grosgrain material. There is also a mobile phone pocket and a zipped compartment. The bag has a top zip fastening, complete with the signature Aspinal gold shield. There are also gold coloured studs on the base of the bag which protect the base of the bag.

The Aspinal Buffalo Bag comes complete with an Aspinal protective felt dust bag.

Measurements: 10.5″/ 27cm  (Height) x 13.5″ / 34cm (Width) x 6.75″ / 17cm (Depth) / Handles: 4.5″ / 11cm (Height) (all measurements are approximate).

Style note: A classic, elegant and sophisticated handbag for the lady who is smart and chic whether at work or play.

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UK based, worldwide delivery

Paul and Joe Sister Attila bag

Paul & Joe Sister Light Grey Attila Bag

This Paul &  Joe Sister Attila bag in light grey is a wonderful bag designed to complete any ensemble. It can be carried via the two sturdy top handles, or using the removable shoulder strap if preferred. It has a metal turn lock fastener at the front and a top zip fastening.

Material: 100% Leather

Measurements: 36 cm x 43 cm x 15 cm, Detachable Strap – 15 cm (all measurements are approximate)

Style note: A smart, chic and versatile bag which will complement any outfit and will easily become a mainstay of your accessories wardrobe this season and beyond.

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(UK based, worldwide delivery available)

Sara Berman Giant Bailey Tote blackSara Berman Giant Bailey Tote grey

Sara Berman Bailey Giant Tote in Black or Grey

See also the Sara Berman Bailey Tote

The Sara Berman Giant Bailey Tote is a larger version of the Bailey tote and is made from the same gorgeous leather embellished with the softest leather layered ruffles in the world. It is available in two colours – black and grey, AKA ebony and elephant.

The tote has two top handles, two compartments, each of which fastens with it’s own zip – so there are two zips at the top of this bag. Leather ruffles feature on both the front and rear of the bag and it comes complete with a matching key fob.

Inside, the tote has a zip pocket and an animal print lining. 100% Leather, lining: 100% Polyester

Measurements: 33cm (Height) x 45cm (Length) x 20cm (Width). All measurements are approximate.

Style note: Stylish bag for daytime use with enough room for everything you could need. Even use it as an over night bag. It is fashionable and edgy – yet practical. Just like a woman, in fact.

Sara Berman are UK based but offer worldwide shipping.

Marc by Marc Jacobs black Benny bagMarc by Marc Jacobs Black Benny Bag

This Marc by Marc Jacobs black “Benny” bag is a great bag to add to your accessories collection for the coming season. It has gold coloured metal hardware throughout, and the turnlock fastening, zip pull and studs all have the Marc by Marc Jacobs branding.

The bag fastens via a top zip. It has two top handles and a turn lock flap over fastener for the front pocket. Inside, the lining is made from a  Marc Jacobs logo patterned lining.

Measurements: Height, 13.5”/34cm; length, 13.5”/34cm; depth, 7.5”/19cm; handle drop, 7.5”/19cm. All measurements are approximate.

Style note: Another winner from Marc by Marc Jacobs, this beautiful bag will stylish enhance whatever you choose to wear this coming season.

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UK based, delivery to most countries worldwide including US, Canada, EU, Japan, Middle East, Taiwan, Korea, Russia, Australia and New Zealand.

Yves Saint Laurent YSL Brown Leather Downtown Bag

Yves St Laurent Downtown Tote in Brown Leather

The Downtown is a classic design from the YSL stable, loved and appreciated season after season. This season’s version is both timeless and bang on trend, beautifully hand crafted from brown leather with shiny silver hardware. The bag itself is embossed with a snakeskin print design so it will go well with any safari chic outfits in your closet.

The YSL Downtown tote has two top handles and buckle detailing with a large double zipped pocket on the front. Inside, the bag is trimmed in suede and there is an internal pocket.

Measurements: Height: 11.5”/29cm; width: 9”/22.5cm; depth: 7.5”/19cm; handle drop: 7”/18cm (all measurements are approximate)

Style Note: This brown leather tote will inject YSL chic into everything from office wear to skinny jeans and leathers.

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Yves Saint Laurent YSL Gold and Silver Metallic Leather Tote

Yves St Laurent Gold and Silver Metallic Leather Tote

Wow, what a tote! This gold and silver metallic tote by YSL will add huge amounts of pizazz to your casual wardrobe. It’s shiny, very opulent and incredibly desirable.Add a slick finish to your off-duty ensembles with Yves Saint Laurent’s supercool high sheen tote. The bag is gold, with the large “Yves Saint Laurent/ YSL”  logo in silver.

All the hardware on the bag is made from silver, it has two top straps and inside some pockets for organising your stuff.

Measurements: Height: 13″/33cm; width:12″/31cm; depth:4″/10cm; handle drop: 8″/20cm (all measurements are approximate)

Style Note: An opulent tote bag that due to its gold and silver colouring will go with all of your outfits. Teams it with casuals when you’re off duty and enjoy the glances of admiration.

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Yves Saint Laurent YSL Y Rock ToteYves Saint Laurent YSL Y Rock Tote inside

Yves Saint Laurent Y Rock Tote

The Y Rock tote by YSL will amplify your style by one zillion percent. An investment purchase, this tote is cool, edgey and sophisticated.

All the hardware on the bag is gold in colour, including the studded Y on the front of the bag. I has two top handles and there is a zipped pocket on the rear wall inside the bag. The YSL branded leather badge is sewn inside the bag.

Measurements: Height, 11”/27cm; width, 17”/43cm; depth, 7”/18cm; handle drop, 7”/18cm (all measurements are approximate)

Style Note: A really cool tote bag with gold stud detail that gives it an urban edge. Try teaming it with a cropped leather jacket and ultra skinny jeans for a chic look this season.

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Preen Studded Hobo Cage BagPreen Black Studded Hobo Cage Bag

Preen, the popular designer dress company, has now entered it’s second season for designer handbags, and this studded hobo cage bag in black is absolutely lovely.

The outside is covered in gold coloured eyelets which are laced together in a style reminiscent of a corset. Large eyelets are placed at the top of the bag to accommodate the two plaited leather handles. The bag closes with a snap fastener.

Inside, the bag is lined in a black material and there is a zipped pocket.

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