Mothers' Day Gift Ideas

Sarah McGiven | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Of course whatever they get will be fabulous, even if they get nothing at all but breakfast in bed. We all know it's about love, showing gratitude and building memories. But if you're planning on picking up a Mother's Day present, either for your partner or for your own mum, check out the selection and following slideshow below for some gift ideas...

Pharrell Williams Becomes The First Man To Appear In A Chanel Handbag Campaign

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Style

Just when we thought Pharrell Williams couldn’t get any cooler, he becomes the first guy to star in Chanel’s upcoming handbag campaign. We’re s...

Wine Handbags And Gin Bracelets Combine Two Of Our Favourite Things

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Style

Alcohol is having something of a fashion moment. First came wine contouring and now your favourite tipple can actually be incorporated into your outfi...

How The Prince's Trust Helped Me Through Severe Disability

Charlotte Elizabeth | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Elizabeth

Two years on from my original idea and I have now launched my business. I have one style of handbag in four different colours, waiting to enter someones life of memories and chapters. Though the basis of my business is about the design of my products, I aim to encourage other businesses to support our treasured craftspeople of the country.

These Bags Are Designed To Hide The Smell Of Weed

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Style

A designer bag specifically made for carrying a stash of marijuana? It's no longer just a pipe dream... AnnaBis, ​pronounced 'annabee', have crea...

Mulberry's Christmas Ad Compares Handbag To Baby Jesus

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.11.2015 | UK Style

Picture the scene... it's Christmas day, a young couple sit cradling a precious new addition to the family as a series of visitors begin to drop by an...

Why Buying British Is Making A Fashionable Comeback

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Style

In September we ran a Sustainable Fashion month, guest edited by Livia Firth, and it schooled us in how and what we buy. On the cusp of the Autumn...

These Cat Bags Are So Lifelike It's Creepy

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Style

Ever wished you could convince your cat to ride around on your shoulder all day? Well, now you can fool people into thinking you can... Seriously. ...

What You Do With Your Handbag Says A Lot About Your Manners

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK Style

Most of us make an effort to sit up straight, make eye contact and try not to interrupt, but did you know your handbag could actually say as much abou...

Mum Puts Name Labels On Girl's School Things, So Girl 'Labels' Mum's £320 Designer Bag (Oops)

The Huffington Post UK/SWNS | Amy Packham | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Parents

A little girl has caused quite a stir after she decided to write on her mum's new £320 Michael Kors bag. Amber Shah, five, copied the distinctive...

Blake Lively Just Designed This £560 Bag...For Nappies

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Style

Blake Lively's site Preserve may be more about supporting designers more than advocating vagina facials (Gwyneth Paltrow/GOOP we're looking at you), b...

The Answer to the Modern Woman's Style Prayers

Lauren Riley | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK Style
Lauren Riley

We are modern women darting around from place to place, we have too many jobs on our to-do-lists and we prioritise other things over ourselves, my business, your children, our friends. Whatever your story there are always remarkable similarities.

Why We Won't Be Swapping Our Handbags For Stockings With Pockets

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Style

Lugging round a massive handbag on a night out can be as mood destroying as an evening in crippling heels - it just ends up cramping your style. B...

If Guys Wore Handbags, This Is What They'd Carry In Them...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For years, guys have been baffled by the numerous random objects (or "load of crap") carried around in women's handbags. But now, a Reddit thread h...

Hermès Responds To Jane Birkin's Request To 'Debaptise' The Birkin Croco Bag

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Style

Jane Birkin wants nothing more to do with the iconic crocodile handbagHermès named after her, after learning about alligator slaughtering practices -...

Manolo Blahnik Launches First Ever Bag Collection To Keep Our Shoes Company

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Style

Manolo Blahnik may finally appease the rift between handbag and shoe loyalists (you may love both but you'll always love one slightly more). The s...

Carry A 'Pussy Purse' To Combat Manspreading

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Style

Behold the 'Pussy Purse' - the statement handbag with a social message. #PussyPouch #PussyPosse #DAMNsel A photo posted by DAMNsel PussyPouch (...

Prada Handbags Are About To Get A Lot More Affordable

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Style

Like some kind of miraculous answer to our prayers, Prada has decided to release lower-priced handbags. The only downside to this brilliant news? I...

We Love You Cambridge Satchels - Nuts for New Peanuts Bags

Sarah McGiven | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

Although Snoopy and co. first debuted as a comic strip in the 1950's, the 60's and 70's were the cartoon's heyday. In fact, Woodstock may have first popped up in the 1960s but he didn't actually get a name until 1970.

My Handbag

Jo Haigh | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK
Jo Haigh

Today women in business need to remain as infallible as they can at all times. If that means carrying around an arsenal of, what some might see as unnecessary items, then bring them on.

Charlotte Olympia's Leather Handbags for the Leading Lady

Vogue.fr | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Having already conquered the clutch and mastered the art of the high heel, Charlotte Olympia is now channeling her trademark retro flair and signature British wit into a collection of leather handbags for Fall 2014.

What's in My Handbag? September 2014

Susannah Taylor | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

I got this bag at Bicester Village as I live quite close, it was an absolute bargain. It's sturdy, strong, fits my laptop, and I absolutely love it!

Tote Bags: Why Do We All Carry Them?

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

Cotton tote bags are every woman's very public fashion faux pas. We're all guilty of carrying them, all obsessed with their practicality and ALL in denial over just how old and grubby they look... this whole secondary black tote bag trend has completely taken over. Even Lena Dunham is doing it.

Five Health Hazards in Your Handbag

Realbuzz.com | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Many of us wouldn't consider the impact of our handbag on our health, however research suggests this essential fashion item could be more risky than you think. As our handbags tend to travel most places with us and are often placed on floors, they can easily pick up germs throughout the day.

Ugly Flat Shoes Are the New Statement Handbag

Daisy May Sitch | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy May Sitch

The sheer beauty and practicality of Sophie Hulme's structured leather tote will forever play on my mind but there's no denying that ugly flats are the new statement handbag this season. On my watch they're the kale of footwear, the trophy item, 2014's show piece.