Holiday season is clutch season

Posted on December 01, 2014 by Rachel Kwei | 0 comments

A bit of bling for the festive season!

Continue Reading →

Posted in Botkier, clutch, Maman et Rose, Milli Millu, Mimi Berry, Shana Luther

Sale alert! 9 bargains to bag in the summer sales

Posted on July 15, 2014 by Rachel Kwei | 0 comments

It feels like the sales have been on forever. You'd assume that all the interesting things would surely be snapped up by now. Not so. A quick look around and you'll see there's plenty of bargains to be had. This list of ten bargain buys includes many that can be worn right into the colder months. Be quick, I'm sure they won't last long!

1. Ally Capellino, Viviene frame bag £329 was £655

Ally Capellino Viviene frame bag

Ally Capellino Viviene frame tote
2. Ally Capellino, Molly tote in tan £220 was £320

Ally Capellino Molly tote in tan
Ally Capellino Molly tote

3. Milli Millu, The Montreal in black £295 was £525

Milli Millu Montreal bag front
Milli Millu Montreal bag back

4. TL-180, Cabas large tote in black & brown €380 from €475

TL-180 cabas large tote

5. TL-180 Secchiello bucket bag €380 from €475

TL-180 Secchiello bucket bag

6. Tila March Christy Postier €290 was €580

Tila March Christy Postier

7. Tila March Martha Messenger €245 was €490

Tila March Martha Messenger

8. Zatchels Bronze metallic saddle bag from £33 was from £75

Zatchels bronze saddle bag

9. Leather duffle bag from Plumo £109 was £145

Leather duffle bag from Plumo

Posted in Ally Capellino, Milli Millu, Plumo, TL-180, Zatchels

Colours to wear now #3: Grey & Orange

Posted on October 15, 2013 by Rachel Kwei | 0 comments

Continuing to be inspired by Net-a-Porter's guide on colours to work into your wardrobe now, this week we are exploring grey and orange bags from independent handbag designers.

grey leather clutch bag Heather Belle
Katherine fold over clutch in techno grey by Heather Belle US$425 

The Zurich from London-based Milli Millu ticks both boxes of being lady-like and orange.

Zurich Milli Millu bag orange
The Zurich from Milli Millu £495 

Another London-based brand, Florian London's two toned Keona tote has a structured but clean-lines look. It's big enough to carry your daily essentials but has some key interior pockets to keep everything to hand.

Keona tote bag Florian London tangerine black
Keona tote bag by Florian London £295  

From Kiwi brand Deadly Ponies comes Mr Chain Mail NZ$595 made from soft deer skin, it has an orange chain strap with padded shoulder. Check out their site... I'm really liking the Mr Chain Mail in the blue and it also comes in black.
Mr Chain Mail by Deadly Ponies NZ$595  

The Romy messenger by French brand Tila March is a classic shoulder bag with modern features.

Romy leather messenger bag Tila March
Romy messenger bag by Tila March €490

Posted in cross body, Deadly Ponies, Florian London, Heather Belle, messenger, Milli Millu, Tila March