Burberry’s upcoming CEO has been a secret for some time, and many have awaited their decision. Finally, Christopher Bailey has been announced for the position—and Angela Ahrendts has left for Apple. Bailey has worked tightly with Angela to ensure a smooth transition between positions, and the handover happened effectively between the two this spring. While the change has only recently been announced, Bailey and Angela have reportedly been ironing out fine details since October .
A recent post on the Robin Report asks, “Why are Handbags so Important?” The female author of the post asking the question answered it with a number of reasons, including functionality, self-expression, accessorizing, and, of course, serving as a status symbol. In fact, it was noted both L’il Kim and Martha Stewart carried Birkins during their time in court before heading to jail. Whether your handbag is any or all of these to you, .