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Please help me choose a bag for around £500.

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Crazy8 Fri 24-Nov-17 15:10:22

I know there have been a few threads about handbags recently but please indulge me if you can. I've been given £500 to buy something nice and I'd really like a nice bag.

I have lots of everyday bags although none are designer. What I'd really like is a bag suitable for going out in the evening and suitable for the day. Something not too big but still space for a phone, lipstick, keys etc. My dream would be a Chanel Boy but I'd have to wait a while to save for that.

Any ideas?

ZaraW Fri 24-Nov-17 16:16:39

I have an Issey Miyake Bao Bao they come in all shapes and colours but it's one of those things you love or hate. I got mine in Japan they are a bit more expensive in the UK.

Clickncollect Fri 24-Nov-17 16:55:51

Mulberry Antony - the classic ones are lovely but also the newer models look quite dressy so would work better for the evening aswell. Small one is £550 at selfridges (although weirdly £595 at mulberry and other dept stores)

Crazy8 Fri 24-Nov-17 18:45:30

Thank you. I'll have a look at both bags.

SerendipityFelix Sat 25-Nov-17 04:02:57

For me a Stella McCartney Falabella Box bag is on my wish list for that kind of ballpark - they’re vegan leather, look/feel amazing IMO. I’d also love a Chanel Boy if they made a vegan version!

Ilovecardigans1980 Sat 25-Nov-17 10:12:00

I have an aspinal slouchy saddle bag which can be used cross body or as a shoulder bag. They are £495 but think they have 20% off at the moment.

AnaWinter Sat 25-Nov-17 10:15:39

Gucci Soho Disco
Chloe Marcie
Gucci Mini Marmont

AnaWinter Sat 25-Nov-17 10:16:01

^^ Chloe Mini Marcie

AmeliaFlashtart Sat 25-Nov-17 11:15:16

Coccinelle do good quality bags for around that price point.

MinesaPinot Sat 25-Nov-17 18:35:35

I know they've been mentioned on other threads (at least once by me!) but what about having a look at DeMellier bags. The Berlin or Venice would fit your day/evening brief I think, and they do mini/midi versions as well. Good price points so would be within your budget. If you have money left over perhaps a nice purse or card holder to match your bag?

JessieJams Sat 25-Nov-17 19:31:12

Chloe Mini Marci or Mulberry small Amberley.

RayofSun Sat 25-Nov-17 20:12:35

Coach have some new nice bags. Just bought the Prairie cross body. And they have 20% off for Black Friday

Crazy8 Sun 26-Nov-17 17:33:08

Thanks. I love the Gucci disco so will have a look. It's over my budget but looks so gorgeous I may have to just go for it.

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