Handbags On Tour. Where Have You Been?

My handbag designs get around, don’t they? Here are a few goodies from a couple of years ago.


Julie Buck and bag 1aJulie Buck, on tour in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates with her mango shoulder bag.

Bag at Arromanches (800x523) (640x418)Me on the beach at Arromanches in Normandy, France. I love my (now very old) purple big shoulder bag.

Mango Satchel 1Alicia’s (my assistant) mango satchel on holiday in Italy.

Social Media expert Nicky Kriel with her grey Martha BagSocial Media expert Nicky Kriel with her Martha bag, posing in Royal company at Madame Tussauds. I love this photo!

Now over to you, please send me your Bags On Tour photos so I can share them for you.

Go Green for St Patrick’s Day

Think of Ireland and St Patrick’s Day and what colour springs to mind? Here are a few green things for you. Some say that it’s great to have a green wallet or purse because green is the colour of money (US dollar notes). I wonder if having a green wallet attracts money. That would be…

Grape Smoothie

What do you drink in the morning? I used to buy ‘posh’ juices and smoothies (very expensive), then I went onto fresh oranges, lemons and grrapfruit, juiced every morning. That was nice but always the same and quite a lot of cleaning up afterwards. Then, I bought a second hand blender from a friend who…

Some Ideas for Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day here in the UK this Sunday, so I have some ideas for you. Why not treat your Mum to a nice new handbag or purse instead of the usual flowers and chocolates. Cosmetics bags in leather, from £18 to £30 From left to right: Nicky bag in black leather with yellow suede…

Apple Berry Smoothie

This is one of my winter smoothie specials. It’s easy to make with frozen berries. Recipe 300 ml fresh apple juice A handful of frozen mixed berries (raspberries, blackberries, black and redcurrants) 1/2 a banana 1 tablespoon natural yoghurt Blend all ingredients together and enjoy. This makes 2 glasses.

Happy Chinese New Year

The year of the Sheep. Hope it’s a good year for you! Photo credit: Craig Easton as featured in ‘52 Weekends in the Country‘.

2015 Collection Look Book

Our collections in a ‘look book’ for those who prefer a catalogue format. Trade stockists: Please contact Alicia for further information on 01483 272309. All other enquiries, please send via our website. Thank you.

An Alternative Valentine

Do you see yourself receiving a bunch of red roses or a box of chocolates this year? Will it be given in person or come incognito in the post? A present is always exciting to receive and I think, even more exciting to send, so I decided to come up with some alternative ideas to…

A New Design Idea

I’m travelling right now: in India, via Dubai and I needed to bring my laptop, so I selected the only one of my handbag designs that fits my laptop. That got me thinking. Why do I only have 1 design in a choice of 3 colours that fits a large laptop? Nicky Bag The Nicky…

Preview: New Design

I love it when a new sample arrives. Here is the new design ‘Bertie’ purse in 2 new brightly coloured leathers with even brighter interiors! Clashing Colours The blue purse has a bright lime green super soft suede inside and the bright pink purse has a super bright orange leather inside. I love the clashing…