chain

Gold Python Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag Gold Python Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag


Black Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag Black Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag


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.

Pink Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag Pink Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag


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.

Purple Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag Purple Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag



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

Beige Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag Beige Gucci 1973 Chain Shoulder Bag

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

Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Metallic Gold Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Metallic Gold


Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Teal

Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag

The Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag is an iconic shoulder bag which is reintroduced in different textures and colours each season. It has a curb chain woven into the edges of the bag, which continues past the top of the bag to create two metal chain shoulder straps.

Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Red Python For this season, the bag is available in a wide range of colours including silver glitter, blue leopard print, natural leopard print, black sequin, grey, teal blue, metallic gold, olive green, red python print, grey python print and tangerine.

The bag is also available in larger sizes, and the large chain tote, available in three colours, also comes with a detachable purse.

All the bags have a concealed magnetic press stud fastening at the top, and a round metal disc embossed with the brand name.

Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Black Glitter Stella McCartney is a vegetarian and she carries her beliefs into her work, refusing to work with either leather or fur. She does not believe in killing animals.

Stella McCartney Falabella Shoulder Bag in Leopard Print Stella herself says that it is much more challenging to make a beautiful shoe or bag without using leather. She says that it’s one of the biggest challenges she faces in her job. She ensures her designs are at the cutting edge of fashion by choosing the materials used very carefully, in addition to looking at the sustainability of the fabrics used. However, as Stella does not manufacture the fabrics herself, so she is limited to using those that are commercially available.

Measurements (standard):  38cm / 14.8″ x 38 cm / 14.8″ x 8cm / 3.2″

Measurements (large):  47cm / 18.5″ x 40 cm / 15.6″ x 13cm / 5.5″

Grab yourself some animal friendly iconic style from the huge choice of colours which are available.

UK based

Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Black Tiger Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Black Tiger

Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Black/Tiger, Gold or Silver

The Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch is an envelope style clutch bag created by Kzeniya Oudenot, who is a graduate of the famous London St Martin’s College of Art and Design. The clutch has a concealed magnetic fastening and is embellished with chains to the sides, which make a gentle sound as they clink together as you move.

Inside, the bag is fully lined in Kzeniya logo fabric and there is a small slip pocket.

The clutch is delivered with a Kzeniya London drawstring dust bag.

Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Gold Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Gold

Material: The tiger clutch is made from calfskin leather and metal, the gold and silver clutches are made from leather and metal.

Measurements: 31cm (at widest point)/ 12.1″ x 13cm / 5.1″  x 3cm / 1.2″ (all measurements are approximate)

I am fortunate enough to own the tiger version of this clutch, and it really is rather special. It is beautifully made, the calfhair leather is sumptuous and the clutch looks completely different to anything else out there thanks to its chain embellishment.

This clutch has a uniquely exotic look and feel and would add a great finishing touch to any party frock or Little Black Dress.

Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Silver Kzeniya Wild Chain Clutch in Silver


About Kzeniya

Kzeniya has won many awards for her designs, and before starting her own label in 2010 she has previously worked for Alexander McQueen and the Royal Opera House, amongst others. Her bags have already been featured in Elle, Grazia and Vogue and have been carried by many celebrities including Jennifer Lopez, Elizabeth Banks, Kate Beckinsale, Shakira and Jessie J.

She takes the inspiration for her designs from sculptures and architectural forms. The bags are constructed in small workshops in London and Spain, and the final chain embellishments are hand applied in her own studio. The leather used for the bags comes from Italy.

Vivienne Westwood Chatelaine Flap Over Bag

Vivienne Westwood Chatelaine Flap Over Bag

Vivienne Westwood Chatelaine Chain Strap Flap Over Bag in Black or Pink

The Vivienne Westwood Chatelaine Flap Over Bag is a small shoulder bag, which can also be carried as a clutch,  which is made from soft Italian leather.

The bag has golden metal hardware throughout, including a gold orb on the front and a gold chain shoulder strap, which threads through chunky golden eyelets and can be removed. There is a magnetic clasp closure under the flap.

Inside, the bag is lined in grey fabric with a black orb print and there is a zip pocket together with a gold tone Vivienne Westwood brand plaque.

Vivienne Westwood Chatelaine Flap Over Bag lining Material: leather

Measurements: 12cm / 4.75″ x 20cm /8″  x 5.5cm /2.5″ ; (all measurements are approximate)

Style note: Classic black, or girly pink, the choice is yours with these two new enviably cute  mini shoulder bags / clutches for the SS2012 season. You won’t be short of occasions when you want to use one of them, and they really are new season essentials.

Michael by Michael Kors Silver Hobo Bag with Chain Detail

Michael by Michael Kors Silver Hobo Bag with Chain Detail

Michael by Michael Kors Silver Hobo Bag with Chain Detail

Reduced from £455 to £250 in the sale

The Michael by Michael Kors Silver Hobo Bag is a metallic leather bag with a top zip fastening and a single carry handle.

It features luxurious chunky chain adornment to the front and is embellished with a Michael Kors silver tone plaque at the lower front centre.

Inside, the bag is lined in signature fabric and there are multiple interior pockets.

Measurements: 28cm /11.0″ x 42cm /16.5″x 142cm /4.8″. (all measurements are approximate)

Material: leather

Style note: This bag may be in the sale, but metallics are bang on trend for the Spring Summer 2012 season, especially silver which has been seen on catwalks across Europe. It goes so well with the blues and greens which are around at the moment, and this bag would also be perfect to embrace the current “Sports Luxe” trend. Even regardless of any of the current fashion trends, this is an enviably stylish bag which will make even the most humble of day wear outfits become a little bit “posh”. (Have you seen her lovely handbag?)

UK based, worldwide delivery available.

Mulberry Large Lambskin Lily

Mulberry Large Lily with Buckle Chain

Mulberry Large Lambskin Lily with Buckle Chain in Midnight

This new version of the Lily from Mulberry is a much larger version and is made from soft grained lambskin leather in midnight, which is navy blue. The bag also doubles as an oversized clutch.

All the metalwork on the bag is gunmetal in colour, including the postman’s turnlock fastening on the front of the bag, the horse shoe charm contained in the hanging leather fob, and the chain strap, which features for the first time a trompe l’Oeil (trick of the eye) buckle on the strap. The chain enables the bag to be worn over the shoulder, or it can be pulled through to wear the bag cross body.

The bag is lined in brushed leather and there is one zip pocket with an oval Mulberry label and metal fob.

Measurements: 32cm / 12.5″ x 22cm / 8.6″ x 11cm / 4.3″; handle drop 11cm / 4.3″; handle drop 60cm – 23.4″ (all measurements are approximate)

Material:  lambskin leather

Style note: This larger version of the Mulberry Lily makes the transition from daywear to nightwear with style. It’s big enough to carry the essentials and more and the cute trompe l’Oeil buckles on the chain are a nice touch. Expect to see on the arms of a celebrity very shortly.

UK based, worldwide delivery

D G  Mary Lou Chain Handle Evening Bag

D&G Mary Lou Evening Bag / Clutch

D&G Mary Lou Chain Handle Evening Bag / Clutch in Black

This version of the D&G Mary Lou Evening Bag is a black leather clutch with a removable golden chain handle. The D&G logo is on the back of the bag.

All the metal work on the bag is gold in colour, and the bag has a purse style kiss clasp fastening at the top. The top of the bag folds over and there is a further magnetic fastening to hold it in position.

Inside, the bag is fully lined and there is a D&G brand leather label.

Material: leather

Measurements: 20cm /7.9″ x 12cm / 4.7″ x 6cm / 2.4″ (all measurements are approximate)

Style note: The Mary Lou Evening Bag is a luxurious and covetable little bag which would team perfectly with your Little Black Dress – or even a little purple or little red dress. Beautifully made and styled, this bag is absolutely gorgeous and let’s face it, we all need a little luxury sometimes.

UK based, worldwide delivery is available

AllSaints Quilt Chain Bag

AllSaints Quilt Chain Bag in Gunmetal

The AllSaints Quilt Chain Bag is a leather shoulder bag which has been dyed by hand, then subsequently individually sprayed with layers of colour to create a subtle rainbow effect. This customisation process means that no two bags are exactly the same.

The bag has a soft, slouchy scoop shape and the chain handle is woven through the leather at the front and back creating a drawstring effect. It also has a leather shoulder rest.

Inside, the bag is fully lined in cotton fabric and there is a zip fastening pocket. The bag has a magnetic fastening at the top.

This bag is delivered with a calico dust bag for storage.

Measurements: 34cm / 13.4″ (height) x 46cm / 18″  (width at widest); strap length 62cm / 24″ (all measurements are approximate).

Material: leather, lined in cotton

Style note: The rainbow effect on the leather of this bag is subtle, yet absolutely captivating. The bag is slouchy with lots of room and would just rest on your shoulder and team with all your outfits in a stylish and easy way. Complete the look with the Kendall Biker Jacket in Black, Sora Ashby jeans in bitter black  and the Busby Boots .

UK based, worldwide delivery is available.

Paul Smith Swirl Chain Strap Clutch

Paul Smith Swirl Chain Strap Clutch

This Paul Smith Swirl Chain Strap Clutch is made from soft grained leather and has the  multi coloured swirl design. No two bags are the same, as the leather is cut from large sheets so the pattern is slightly different on every bag. The clutch has a top zip fastening and golden chain strap so it can sit nicely over your shoulder..

The bag has an external slip pocket; inside there is also an internal zip pocket and the bag is lined in a cream beige fabric. It comes gift boxed.

Material: leather

Measurements: 21.6cm / 8.5″ x 14.0cm / 5.5″ (all measurements are approximate)

Style note: This cute little clutch is perfect for carrying your bits and bobs on a night out, and the great thing about the Paul Smith Swirl design is that it is always on trend, this season, and the next, and the next… This never out of style bag is perfect for carrying your keys, cash and lipstick; the optional chain handle is like a piece of jewellery in itself and you could even wear this bag during the day, teaming it with jeans ‘n’ heels, when you don’t have much to carry.

Click here for more info and to buy

(UK based, worldwide delivery available)

Marc by Marc Jacobs Karlie Bag

Marc by Marc Jacobs Karlie Bag in Smoke Grey

The Marc by Marc Jacobs Karlie Bag is a small cross body or clutch bag, made from soft, lightly grained leather. It has a detachable gold chain and leather strap – all the metal hardware on the bag is gold coloured – and is a flap over style with a magnetic closure. On the front of the flapover there is the Marc by Marc Jacobs workwear metal plaque.

Inside, the bag is lined in a black and white Marc by Marc Jacobs logo printed material and there are slip pockets for six credit cards together with a large zipped compartment for coins. The metalwork features the Marc by Marc Jacobs branding.

Measurements: 12cm / 4.7″ x 23cm / 9″ x 4cm / 1.6″

Material: leather

Style note: This is cute cross body bag, with built in features so there is no need to also carry a purse. Fab for clubbing and nights out, the chic grey colour will go with all your wardrobe and the gold chain adds a touch of luxe even if you’re not wearing jewellery. It’s also perfect to take on holiday.

UK based, worldwide delivery.

Designers

Selfridges Sale