Category Archives: Handbag Reviews

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 5

15 more gift ideas from our list of 100 – all with FREE UK delivery. Today’s post features design number 46 to 60. If you missed designs 1-10, click here, for 11-20, click here and for 21-30 click here. And for 31-45 click here. There’s still time to get your gift in time for Christmas. Our last order date for…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 4

15 more gift ideas from our list of 100 – all with FREE UK delivery. Today’s post features design number 31 to 45. If you missed designs 1-10, click here, for 11-20, click here and for 21-30 click here. ******* Design #31 Black ikat weave handbag organiser. Perfect for keeping all your valuables in one place…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 3

10 more gift ideas – all with FREE UK delivery. If you missed designs 1-10, click here. And for 11-20, click here. ******* Design #21 & #22 Matching red nubuck cosmetics bag and pencase Design #21: Red nubuck leather pencase. Also perfect as a glasses case, tampax case, EpiPen holder. Click for details. Design #22 Matching…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 2

10 more gift ideas – all with FREE UK delivery. If you missed designs 1-10, click here. ******* Design #11 Treat your doggy to a new collar for Xmas. He might be your only companion! Our new Harris tweed collars with black or brown leather trim come in a choice of 9 colours and 3…

Top Tips for Mother’s Day

This will be a strange one. Many people are wondering whether it’s a good idea to visit their Mum this Mothering Sunday. With the Covid-19 worrying news around, and scaring us all a little bit, what is the best thing to do? Maybe carry on as normal? Maybe you have a plan to Skype instead…

A Statement Bag

Do you love a big bag? Some people do and some don’t. You might get asked to carry ‘stuff’ for other people. You might be tempted to take more with you. You might just think “that looks too heavy!” A Statement Bag I think a big bag can be a fabulous statement bag – it…

Inside Knowledge

When I work on a new idea, I think about the inside of my design just as much as the outside, so I thought it’s about time I posted on the subject. A plain bag isn’t a boring bag, in my opinion it’s a beautiful, minimalist design, that’s been well thought through inside, as well…

Handbag Horror Story: Don’t let this happen to You!

Do you have a contactless payment card in your purse right now? And… more importantly, is it safe? I you’re not sure what I mean, then check and see if any of your cards has the little ))) symbol (a bit like a WiFi symbol you see on your phone, but it’s on it’s side)….

Nova: A Design from the Archives

Here’s another photo of one of my ‘old’ designs… A real blast from the past! This black soft handheld bag was from my Nova collection which I first produced in 2002. The bags were all made in a super soft double sided faux suede with leather handles, base and trim. You may still have one…

Queen B Handbags

Woohoo, the first lot of my Queen B limited edition bags are on their way! Here are some quick photos taken at the workshop just before they were packed up to be shipped to me. We’re making this design in very small lots as firstly, it’s a limited edition (so no more than 10 or…