The Perfect Summer Companion: Choosing the Right Handbag for the Season

As the sun shines brighter and the days grow warmer, it’s time to bid farewell to heavy winter accessories and embrace the light and breezy essentials of summer. Among these essentials, the handbag stands out as a quintessential accessory that not only complements your outfit but also serves as a practical companion for your summer […]

The beginning of “Birkin”

In 1984 the  “Birkin” bag was created by Jean-Louis Dumas simply because of a conversation on an airplane trip between an actress/singer named “Jane Birkin” and Jean-Louis.  Jane explained her needs in a luxurious yet functional bag and so began the makings of “Birkin”  Each bag is crafted by artisans who spend a minimum of […]

“Coach” in the beginning

The now famous “Coach” began as a company known as “Manhattan Leather Bags” in 1941.  Husband and wife, Miles and Lillian Cahn began the family run company with 6 leather workers in a loft on 34th street in Manhattan.  The couple was inspired by the baseball glove.  The high grain leather and stitching of the […]

Affordable “Designer” Handbags

With the economy the way it is, hamburgers $12.+, monthly groceries up $200 a month, from last year, rents at crazy prices, buying a “famous” designer handbag seems nearly impossible for the majority of us. Which budget do you cut in order to save for that beautiful handbag? Food? Gas? The kids education? No! You […]

Starting your designer handbag collection

For many of us, there’s no greater feeling than snagging your first designer bag.There’s no right or wrong bag to purchase for your first. The perfect starter bag will vastly differ from person to person, which makes this shared passion so fun. We all have different likes and dislikes, but we all love the same […]