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At Chicks News, we know the importance of a beautiful, hand-crafted designer handbag. That’s why we’ve scoured the fashion world to bring you the current hottest, trendiest collection of premium accessories for your drooling and lusting pleasure.
Unfortunately, our search results were not restricted by a maximum budget – the sky is the limit for some price tags…and for that, we’d like to apologize in advance to all men in committed relationships. Please don’t hate us too much when you find one of these handbags on your beloved’s wish list.
#1 – Saint Laurent – Sac de Jour Small Tote
The beauty of Saint Laurent’s leather ‘Sac Du Jour’ tote lies in its simplicity – a discreetly embossed logo and a weighty padlock are the sole embellishments. This roomy suede-lined piece is perfect as a stylish carry-on.
Features: 100% calf-skin leather, suede lining, removable leather encased padlock, accordion sides.
Price: $2,950 USD
#2 – Alexander McQueen – Knucklebox Clutch
What better way to complete a powerful evening ensemble than with Alexander McQueen’s Swarovski crystal-embellished knuckle clutch? I especially love this piece as it adds an instant sh*t kickin’ attitude to any look – while still managing to look classy!
Features: Light pink leather, silver-tone designer embossed Knuckleduster handle, signature skull, Swarovski embellishments.
Price: $2,360 USD
#3 – The Row – Large Shopper Tote
Meticulously crafted in Italy from supple leather, The Row’s shopper is a clean and sophisticated choice for every day use. The spacious interior easily accommodates daily essentials like an iPad and a pair of flats. It’s perfect for office use.
Features: Eggshell white leather, magnetic top closure, internal patch pocket, internal embossed logo stamp.
Price: $1,855 USD
#4 – Jil Sander – Textured Small ‘J’ Bag
Jil Sander’s known for clean, minimalist aesthetics and this piece is no exception. This understated bowling bag works just as well with brights as it does with neutrals. It’s the perfect accessory for spring.
Features: Textured lemon lamb skin, top zip closure, hanging luggage tag, gold-tone hardware, lime lining.
Price: $1,340 USD
#5 – Chanel Vintage – Full Flap Bag
This timeless classic proves you don’t have to mess with tradition to look stunning. The full flap Chanel looks and feels like it was designed to be the ultimate, classy accessory for cocktail parties and special events.
Features: Black lizard skin, fold over top with gold-tone logo, chain and leather strap, internal logo stitching, internal pouch pocket.
Price: $1,499 USD
#6 – Alexander Wang – Marion Shoulder Bag
The Marion is crafted from a one-of-a-kind combination of smooth black and white cracked-leather. The signature silver corners offer durability. Our favourite feature is the versatility: carry yours by the top handle or use the shoulder strap to go hands-free.
Features: Peroxide white leather cracked, detachable/adjustable shoulder strap, multiple interior compartments, internal zipped pocket, silver metal corners.
Price: $950 USD
#7 – Alexander Wang – Prism Backpack
Expertly marrying form and function, this utilitarian backpack features adjustable shoulder straps and the label’s signature hardware. Ideal for every day use, and the perfect accessory to go with that oversized sweater and skinny jeans.
Features: Premium black leather, adjustable shoulder straps, buckled drawstring tabs, gold hardware and corners, full lined in black twill, flip lock-fastening front flap.
Price: $1,590 USD
#8 – Alexander McQueen – De Manta Floral Print Satin Clutch
The soft satin ‘De Manta’ clutch is printed to give the illusion of intricate embroidery. The distinctive shape and folded corners are accentuated by tan leather trims. Pick out one of the bright tones and match it to a colourful cocktail dress.
Features: Multicoloured printed satin, tan leather designer plague and base, magnetic fold-over corners, internal zipped pocket, fully lined in black twill, two-way zip fastening along top.
Price: $540 USD
#9 – Chloé – The Marcie Mini Shoulder Bag
Downsize your everyday carryall with Chloé’s mushroom textured-leather shoulder bag. A mini version of the label’s iconic ‘Marcie’ style, this compact design has just enough space for your cell phone, wallet and makeup case. Work it cross-body against relaxed tailoring.
Features: Grey calf leather, front flap closure with a gold-tone ring and tassel fastening, leather shoulder strap that wraps around the base, brown cotton lining.
Price: $775 USD
Sources: www.net-a-porter.com & www.farfetch.com