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Handbag help please!

(15 Posts)
IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Sun 07-Oct-12 17:58:24

Please oh please!

Would like to buy DM a new bag for her christmas present

*She's in her 50's
*She does love her Radley bags! But can't see anything lovely or big enough on the site!
*It absolutely HAS to be cross body (back problems means shoulder bags just don't work)
*It has to be a reasonable size for the sheer amounts of crap she carries
*Has to have a decent strap in order to accommodate the weight of the crap grin
*She's currently using a knock off ( albeit a very good knock off ) Mulberry Anthony (I'd LOVE to buy her the real thing but just dont have the money)
*Zip across the top

Budget is up to £160

I appriciate this is a shockingly fussy list grin

Thank you!!

Charliefox Sun 07-Oct-12 18:03:56

No good?,default,pd.html?cm_mmc=Googlebase-_-Bags+%26+Luggage-_-Handbags-_-Belsize+medium+xbody&tmcampid=7&tmad=c&tmplaceref=Radley&tmclickref=Radley+Belsize+medium+xbody&istCompanyId=17910aed-1bae-4362-9580-b523eb87a91e&istItemId=mrttwxlt&istBid=t

Charliefox Sun 07-Oct-12 18:06:48

Or this

Itsgottabebags Sun 07-Oct-12 18:06:55

Ring a Radley outlet and ask them about styles.

Fossil bags?
TK Maxx?

Charliefox Sun 07-Oct-12 18:10:22

Or this

Charliefox Sun 07-Oct-12 18:14:37

Or indeed this,default,pd.html

IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Sun 07-Oct-12 19:37:06

Wow, thank you!!

She won't like the DKNY one sadly because I love it!

That's a good idea It's ! I'll ring the Bicester village one tomorrow

I don't think any of those are quite right Charlie (Fossil one is a bit to...busy I think is the word!) but thank you so much! I really appriciate you looking!

I've looked at so many theyve all merged into one grin

AmberNectarine Sun 07-Oct-12 21:06:18

I got a Mulberry Antony in the outlet for £195... It is grey and v lovely. My mum got khaki. I know it's still over budget though...

DontmindifIdo Sun 07-Oct-12 21:13:16

Peony & Moore sale

IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Sun 07-Oct-12 21:45:59

Thanks Amber tbh for the sake of £35, if I can get a real one then I will..May trek up to Bicester village at some point this month to check it you think if I ring them they'll tell me if they have any? and do you think they'll have any in the camel/tan brown if they do? (Heard somewher only the not so popular colours end up at the outlet?!)

Thanks Dont , forgot about them!

AmberNectarine Sun 07-Oct-12 21:50:01

They definitely will tell you on the phone, they will even do mail order. I got mine at the Shepton Mallet outlet, my mum got hers at Bicester. They only had grey and khaki/olive when I went, but who knows? Give 'em a ring...

Itsgottabebags Mon 08-Oct-12 08:43:08

And they will send it in the post for an extra ten pound!

IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Mon 08-Oct-12 09:04:45

Ooh excellent!! Will call them this morning! Thank you!!!

IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Mon 08-Oct-12 10:36:25

sad just rang them and they do have it but its £245...sadly to much over budget

Back to the drawing board!

IHopeYouStepOnALegoPiece Mon 08-Oct-12 19:23:55

Bumping for anymore ideas smile

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