Women love purses! Why? Because, no matter how much we pile on the pounds over the Christmas and Holiday season, we are never too fat for our handbags!
Whilst a designer bag makes a wonderful gift, most carry a hefty price tag. If you don’t want to break the bank, how about downsizing to something just as practical – a designer cosmetic purse? Alternatively give a highly personal gift of a tailor-made personalized designer tote.
From solar-powered purses, and personalized designer bags, to highly collectable and covetable cosmetic clutches, there is something for bag lovers of all ages.
Designer Cosmetic Bags and Vanity Cases
A really practical gift with a difference, by adding a touch of designer. Iconic British designer Lulu Guinness has a great selection of make up bags and vanity cases. For true Lulu Guinness fans there is her trademark red lips print. Priced from around £19 Lulu Guinness witty, unmistakable and highly collectable designs are ones to treasure. Designer handbag site Handbags and Gladrags, the first to sell Lulu Guinness bags online can deliver worldwide; with overnight deliveries in the UK.
Designer Baby Changing Bags
For the new mum who has her hands full, how about spoiling her with a fashionable designer baby changing bag? Bag designer, Pink Lining has some Yummy Mummy, practical but trendy nappy bags priced at around £60. From top handled totes to messenger-style, Handbags and Gladrags has a wide selection. Pink Lining offers a good choice of cosmetic bags too.
Personalized Designer Totes
For something totally unique and exclusive then a personalized designer tote from Anya Hindmarsh is a meaningful gift. Anya Hindmarsh is another British bag designer, most famous for her “I’m not a plastic bag,” tote, which spawned many eco-fashion look-alikes.
The Anya Hindmarsh Be a Bag service allows customers to choose from a number of bag designs and provide a personal photograph to be put onto the bag. A really original present, with prices starting at £115.
The ultimate Christmas gift for an eco-friendly bagista – a solar powered tote. The power of the purse takes on a whole new meaning. No more flat batteries on a cell phone, iPod or notebook – here’s an emergency charger at your fingertips – literally!
Whilst there are a number of solar-powered gadgets for girls on the market, Noon Solar, an eco-minded luggage company has come up with some worthy lust-haves. One of the most practical is the Noon Solar Oakley Oversized tote or the unisex Logan Solar Satchel. Distributors are in the US and Canada and prices are around US $400.