It’s 1956 when the Grace Kelly’s picture was trying to hide her pregnancy from the indiscreet eyes and flash of paparazzi behind her handbag spreads globally thanks to the cover of Life.
As Grace is, icon of style and one of the most elegant and charming women of the last century, the handbag became synonym of elegance: a perfect balance between functionality and glamour.
Large or mini, in leather or suede, the handbag is suitable to any type of look, from the street style to the more serious glamour-chic, ideal with both a black jeans or blazer during the day and with a high heels for the happy hour.
Being a different option from the crossbody bag the handbag cannot miss in the wardrobe of any woman.
Geometric and essential, the Bobby of the brand Boyy became shortly the object of desire of many women. Jessy Dorsey and Wannasiri Kongman founded their brand in 2004 after meeting in New York. At that time a luxury brand of leather goods was born, featured by an artistic passion and by a minimalist approach perfect for who loves stand out with a plain look all day. The extra oomph? The belt that crosses the front of the bag showing the identity of the brand Boyy.
The precious petit sac à main has been created by Chloè, the famous french Maison that from March 2017 is under the creative direction of Natacha Ramsay-Levy. You can wear the Pixie Small as an handbag thanks to its two handles. It’s featured by a round shape, really capacious, ideal both in the day and in the night. It’s made by double suede texture with smooth leather details embellished by gold studs that emphasize its personality and sensuality. Nile instead reminds the famous Marcie, the icon shoulder bag of Gaby Aghion, a fashion maison founded in 1952. The unmistakable shape of saddlebag, trademark of Chloè, gives a fresh and chic parisian style. Thanks to the handles made by brass, the bag seems a precious jewel.
Every fashion blogger, from the most obstinate one to the careful fashion victim, has already worn the Sac Rond. Simon Porte Jacquemus, the young creative director of the homonymous brand founded in 2009, created an handbag showing his childish verve and his poetical vision. It has an original design that people love. It’s out of proportion but really structured, able to mix the square shape together with the round handle, that’s made by suede leather with the chain details in metal and applied logo. This handbag became quickly an iconic accessory for the brand Jacquemus. The new “enfant terrible” of fashion was farsighted and promise to amaze again.
For the heritage lovers, Mark Cross, the luxury American brand founded in Boston in 1845 and relaunched in 2010, offer Grace bag in textured leather: it was inspired by cardboard trunks, considered fashion during the ‘20 and it has been realized in Italy with precious materials. Grace Kelly wore it for the Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece of 1954 "Rear Window" and from that day this bag becomes the icon of the brand. In 172 years Mark Cross has arrived to be a real status symbol, able to transform his classic style in a contemporary must have, perfect for people that don’t follow the trend but create a new one.
Valextra is a 100% Made in Italy brand, founded in 1936 in Milan by Giovanni Fontata. From the beginning it targets to sophisticated and cosmopolitan clients, Valextra is synonym of timeless style and innovative design. Think to icons of design as the 24 hours case which allowed the brand to win the important Compasso D’Oro award and which name is daily used to indicate a briefcase. Valextra is always loyal to its spirit and style, developing products that combine tradition, design and innovation and it stands out for the quality of the materials and its sophisticated appeal. One of the most representing example is Iside Bag that with its pyramid-shape reminds a classic style but at the same time, it does not renounce to a modern design. Thanks to its compact line, refined structure and clean shape, this handbag is versatile and its capacity allows you to put all your necessary. To wear as well in the office as during the free time.
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