Our Top Five

April 08, 2015 1 min read

When choosing your next handbag consider elements such as shape, function, texture and hardware - Every detail is designed with your lifestyle in mind. Check out our top five for Winter '15

handbag trend #1 briefcase

#1 THE BRIEFCASE: Briefcases are an indispensable accessory in the wardrobe of a business lady. Strict and elegant, these bags are ideal for carrying important tech, papers and other belongings of a modern woman. SHOP BRIEFCASE >

handbag trend #2 messenger

#2 THE MESSENGER: Practical and versatile for everywhere and everyday wear.Tee features innovative satchel style zip entry detail in heavy textured leather. SHOP TEE >

handbag trend #4 tote

#3 THE TOTE: The famous shopper is arguably the most practical and comfortable of everyday styles, thanks to their spacious character and to sleek design. Get your tote game on point with Sonny. SHOP SONNY >

handbag trend #3 crossbody

#4 THE CROSS-BODY: We all adore the freedom of movement and comfort, so it is no wonder we are devoted fans of the cross-body bag. Elle is the perfectly stylish yet understated partner to take you from desk to dinner, dusk 'til dawn. SHOP ELLE >

handbag trend #5 bucket

#5 THE BUCKET: Bucket bags maintain their strong position in on-trend shapes. Lucahas been redesigned and refreshed, making her even more covet-able with a creative play of texture and hardware.


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