Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag
The Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag is an evening bag from Gucci that is available in five colours, the centre piece being the fabulous gold python version pictured above. The other versions are made from leather and are available in pink, purple, black and beige.
All the bags feature antique polished gold metal hardware. The chain shoulder strap is a chunky curb chain with generous proportions and the bags are lined in leather or suede, depending on the colour.
Made in Italy, the bag is a flapover style with a concealed magnetic fastening on the front. The double G polished logo takes pride of place on the flap.
Inside, the bag has a slip pocket and a golden plaque telling you that the bag is “Europe Exclusive”.
Material: python or leather
Measurements: 18cm /7″ x 13cm / 5.1″ x 6cm / 2.4″
Gucci handbags are hand made in Italy by craftsmen, and chosen by style mavens who appreciate both the quality of the bag and it’s modern, up to date look.The Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag is a mini bag ideal for evening use. The luxurious chain strap adds a touch of opulence and the array of colours will leave you spoilt for choice.
UK based, worldwide delivery
Reed Krakoff Boxer Bag
The Reed Krakoff Boxer Bag is an open top handbag which is available in four colourways. It is constructed from glovetan leather and has a thoroughly modern design. The design of the bag takes its inspiration from the way that boxers wrap their hands.
The bag has two top handles and a buckle fastening tab. There is a flapover pocket on the front of the bag which has a magnetic stud fastening; there is a slip pocket on the reverse of the bag. The bag is also embellished with a detachable leather luggage tag.
Inside, the bag is fully lined and there are two zip fastening pockets and two slip pockets.
This bag is presented in a Reed Krakoff dust bag.
Measurements: 25 cm / 9.8″ x 32 cm / 12.6″ x 11 cm / 4.3″; handle drop 14cm / 5.5″ (all measurements are approximate)
The Reed Krakoff Boxer Bag is an iconic style and popular with celebs and A listers including Rachel Zoe, Sonam Kapoor and Kelly Rutherford. Reed Krakoff won the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards) Accessory Designer of the Year category for 2012.
(UK based, worldwide delivery available)
Marc by Marc Jacobs Globetrotter Calamity Tote in Beige or Black
The Marc by Marc Jacobs Globetrotter Calamity Tote is a new addition to the Marc by Marc Jacobs handbag collection. It’s a spacious leather bag with two top handles and a detachable, fully adjustable buckled shoulder strap.
The bag has a top zip fastening.
Inside, it is fully lined in matching logo print fabric and there is one zip pocket and two pouch pockets.
There is an external zip fastening pocket on the front of the bag, and all the metal work is gold in colour.
29cm / 11.3″ x 37cm / 11.7″ x 11cm / 5.5″; all measurements are approximate.
Material: 100% cow leather
Designed for girls who like to carry the world around with them, this spacious tote bag has a luxurious yet understated look, with classic lines. Totally luxurious, the distinct shape of this bag ticks the new season trend box for form and this bag is perfect for work, shopping, travel and daily use.
Pauls Boutique Megan Bag in Gold Sequins
The Pauls Boutique Megan Bag is a gold sequin embellished bowling style bag with two top handles and a top zip fastening. The bag itself is beige and has golden hardware, including chunky studs which adorn the base of the handles and the rectangular brand plaque on the front of the bag.
Inside, the bag is fully lined in a pink chevron print fabric, and the bag has comes with a signature customised handbag charm, which wil vary from the one shown in the photo as accessories are customised individually.
Measurements: height: 23cm / 9″; width 36cm /14.1″; depth 20.5cm / 8″; all measurements are approximate.
Suited for use as a day or evening bag, Megan will certainly add a touch of opulence to any outfit with her jazzy sequins and golden hardware, and is bang on trend for the new season opulent look. Use the bag to ramp up the glamour of your favourite skinny jeans or team it with a sleek little black dress. The options are endless!
UK based, UK delivery.
Gucci Marrakech Hobo Bag in Beige
The Gucci Marrakech Hobo Bag has a woven leather buckle adjusting shoulder straps and a top magnetic fastening. Made from beige coloured leather, the bag features two tassels with the G logo on plaited straps. All the metalwork on the bag is gold in colour. Inaide, the bag is fully lined and there is a zip fastening pocket together with a mobile phone pocket and a further slip pocket.
Measurement: 37cm / 14.5″ x 9cm / 3.6″ x 31cm /12.1″, (all measurements are approximate)
The Gucci Marrakech Hobo is a medium sized bag which is a classic style and reappears each season in different finishes. The bag is often made from the GG signature fabric, but this version bag is the most special because it is made entirely from leather – and let’s be honest, if you’re spending a lot of money on a handbag, it’s better to have one made from leather than it is fabric. This bag, in its ladylike beige colour, will go with absolutely anything and is a great investment purchase for the girl who favours classic style over seasonal trends.
UK based, international delivery available.
Gucci Marrakech Evening Bag / Clutch in Beige or Black
The Gucci Marrrakech Evening Bag / Clutch is made from leather and is a flap over style with a magnetic fastening. Both colours of the bag have goldtone hardware throughout, including a removable chain handle. They both have G embellished tassels to the front.
Measurement: 27cm / 10.6″ x 15cm / 5.9″ x 15cm /6″, (all measurements are approximate)
The Gucci Marrakech is a classic style, and this clutch version is delightful for both day and evening use. Celebrity fans of the Gucci Marrakech include Kate Walsh, Jessica Alba and Olivia Wilde. Both these versions will go with anything, the beige perhaps a little more suited to wearing with lighter colours and the black with darker, but it doesn’t really matter as they are neutral enough to go with anything, and the chunky golden hardware gives them a most luxurious edge.
UK based, international delivery available.
Marc Jacobs Yellow Large Quilted Shoulder Bag – “Single”
Also available in black or beige
This Marc Jacobs Single shoulder bag is a spacious, leather, quilted bag with a flap over front. The bag has a chunkygold tone chain strap, with a leather shoulder rest, and has a popper fastening on the front. The little pushlock on the front of the flap over is purely decorative, and it bears the Marc Jacobs branding. All the metal work on the bag is gold in colour.
Inside, the bag is fully lined and there are two compartments, one which is zip fastening, and there is an additional zip fastening pocket.
This bag has a magnetic press stud fastening.
Inside, the bag is well organised for a night out, with a full width zip pocket and two further compartments, one of which has eight credit card holders – so you don’t need to carry a separate purse as this bag does everything!
This bag comes with a Marc Jacobs dustbag.
Measurements: 19cm / 7.4″ x 25cm / 9.8″ x 8.5cm / 3.4″; handle drop 34cm / 13.4″; all measurements are approximate
This is a really spacious bag which is both ladylike and luxurious. I love the zip fastening compartment and the luxurious quilting, plus the bright yellow colour is perfect for the SS2012 neon trend which has swept across the catwalks. This bag is also available in black or beige.
UK based, worldwide delivery is available.
Vanessa Bruno Leather Hobo Bag in Coral or Beige
The Vanessa Bruno Leather Hobo Bag is a slouchy leather tote bag with a single, leather, hobo shoulder strap with stitch detail on the upper side. The strap attaches to the bag via a multi coloured orange, red and indigo link, achieved by wrapping different colours of cotton around the metal link.
Made from supple, butter soft leather, and in an approximately rectangular shape, the bag has a concealed top magnetic fastening. Inside, the coral version of the bag, pictured left, is fully lined in black fabric.
The beige version, below, is fully lined in it is fully lined in brown fabric. The bag has two large slip pockets on one side and a leather trimmed zip fastening pocket on the opposite side, together with a leather brand logo label.
Measurements: 37cm / 15″ x 37cm /15″ x 14cm /6″; (all measurements are approximate)
The beauty of this bag can be found in the attention to detail. Beautifully made from a really touchable and luxuriously soft leather, you get a splash of colour from the handle rings and texture from the stitched top handle. Simply team this spacious bag with a smart suit or cocktail dress teamed with mid height sandals for a look of effortless chic.
UK based, worldwide delivery available.
DKNY Crosby Bag in Beige or Tan (R1212705)
The DKNY Crosby Bag from the Spring Summer 2012 collection is a tote bag made from leather with two top handles and a detachable, adjustable, cross body strap. The bag has gold tone hardware throughout. It has a top zip fastening and a detachable DKNY circular handbag charm / keyring.
There is further metal detailing on the straps, which appear to continue to wrap around the bag.
Inside, the bag is fully lined in logo print fabric and there is a zip fastening pocket.
Measurements: width 14.5″ / 37cm, height 10.9″ / 28cm, depth 5.5″ / 14cm; (all measurements are approximate)
I love the shape of this bag, it reminds me a little of the Chloe Paraty, and the chunky golden hardware gives the bag a look of real luxury. I always think that it’s the quality of the hardware that defines the quality of the bag in many ways, and this gorgeous DKNY tote certainly has enviably gorgeous metalwork. Both colours of the bag are neutral enough to team with anything, and classic enough to be as fashionable next season as they are this season.
UK based, worldwide delivery is available.
D&G Redmire Bag in Orange or Beige
The D&G Redmire Bag is a spacious leather tote bag. It has a zip top fastening and a single main compartment, with an additional large front pocket that has a push lock fastening, which can actually be locked using the key contained in the leather hang tag.
The bag has gold tone metal hardware throughout, and features two rolled leather top handles and a separate fully adjustable and removable cross body strap.
Inside, the bag is fully lined in canvas and there is a leather trimmed zip pocket.
Measurements: 25cm / 9.8″ x 30cm / 11.7″ x 20cm / 7.8″ ; all measurements are approximate.
The Redmire is one of the final D&G bags (this collection is the final D&G collection ever) and it is a beautiful yet practical tote bag. It is spacious enough for daily use, yet posh enough to add a luxe touch to any day wear outfit. It is suited to both on and off duty use.
UK based with free UK delivery; worldwide delivery is available