Old luxury handbags get new life in Hong Kong

Byron Yiu has made his fortune by turning traditional shopping habits around and re-selling rich women’s luxury handbags in Hong Kong. Yiu’s Milan Station retail chain buys trendy bags — luxury tote or shoulder bags to evening clutch — from the ladies who lunch in Hong Kong’s upscale neighbourhoods. Locally known as “tai tais”, the … Continued

Louis Vuitton Monogram Empreinte Collection

Louis Vuitton team have launched their new collection of accessories named Monogram Empreinte. The Fall/ Winter 2010/ 2011 range is very diverse and it is mainly focused on handbags which are made of soft and nice-to-touch lamb skin. The line offers a hobo, very practical tote bags with additional shoulder straps, handbags, wallets and some … Continued

Oscar de la Renta iPad Clutch

Since the release of the iPad, designer accessories have been on the rise with iPad cases from some designers such as LV, Gucci and Salvatore Ferragamo. Oscar de la Renta has created a limited edition clutch to complement the device and debuted it at his Resort 2011 collection show. The iPad clutch features Mosaico embroidered … Continued

Laptops are the new clutches!

HP Computers have announced their partnership with the upcoming Sex and the City movie sequel, whose star Sarah Jessica Parker will sport one of the company’s ‘digital clutches.’ Designed by Vivienne Tam — her Butterfly Lovers netbook premiered on her runway in 2008 — the handbag-sized mini computer will star as the columnist’s steady companion. … Continued

Kate Moss’s handbags for Longchamp

Longchamp has released pictures of Kate Moss’s first range for the brand, which will be launched at The Ritz during the haute couture week in Paris. Moss worked with Sophie Delafontaine to create the bags, which center around the three themes of Rock’n’Casual, Rock’n’Travel and Rock’n’Glam. The collection comprises models ranging from party clutches to … Continued

Mont Charles de Monaco Luxury Handbag Collection

Feel like dressing like royalty? Or even having a taste of royal life? Then look no further than the Mont Charles de Monaco collection! Mont Charles de Monaco – Mont Charles means Monte Carlo in French – one of the first high fashion labels to originate from the prosperous Principality, has just revealed its signature … Continued

The Platinum Clutch

Cate Adair, the Emmy-nominated and award-winning costume designer for Desperate Housewives, has collaborated with Kwiat, the 101-year old luxury jewelry and diamond company, to create the ultimate accessory, the “Platinum Clutch.” The one-of-a-kind purse, valued at more than $500,000 debut at the Platinum Guild International (PGI-USA) Annual Emmy Awards Red Carpet Jewelry Preview that took … Continued

Marc Jacobs Rolls-Royce Clutch

Marc Jacobs dark grey leather, large clutch bag, with a Rolls-Royce design multicolored leather car on the front… It doesn’t look like anything he has ever offered before. It has a fold-over press stud to fasten the front, stud detailing on the car, a zipped compartment at the back, a zipped compartment on the inside, … Continued

Falchi Croc Clutch

Carlos Falchi began his fashion career as a costume designer, creating outfits for the likes of Mick Jagger, Cher and Tina Turner. He now has a successful high-end purse line, featuring his signature vivid color combinations on exotic materials. His sophisticated and chic Croc Clutch is available in an array of colors including watermelon, vanilla, … Continued