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Tips for Getting the Best Deal When Selling Your Luxury Handbag

There is always a huge demand for pre-owned luxury handbags. If you have one sitting around the house collecting dust, then it may be time to sell it so that you can get some additional cash. When selling handbags, it is possible to earn from 60 -70% of the handbag’s original price when you purchased it. However, since selling your luxury handbag is not as easy as selling a book or a T-shirt, several .

How To Tell a Designer Handbag Replica From The Real Deal

While some women do not mind buying replica handbags, others prefer designer handbags only. It all depends on preference and personal taste. Knowing how to distinguish genuine designer handbags from the replicas and fakes is important. There are several ways to tell if a handbag is a replica by paying attention to specific features. Here are a few tips to help you tell the difference between a real designer handbag and a replica. 1. .

Handbag Wardrobe Staples

Handbags are fun. They are the natural extension of an outfit and can be considered an accessory in the same way that a necklace or a ring can. But many women carry the same handbag with everything, choosing to match it with their coat, if at all. Switching handbags out with outfits is a way to add style to a casual ensemble and function to a formal one. Here are some ideas for switching .

How to Choose the Right Handbag

Selecting a fashionable handbag might not seem challenging, but it can become complicated when you want a bag that you can carry with a variety of different outfits. There are three main factors that you must consider before making a purchase: your body type, the color and the brand. By taking measures to select a bag that is versatile and stylish, it is easier to carry the bag in a variety of settings. Evaluate .

All the Pretty Patterns of Chanel Spring 2014

Color-splashed clutches and satchels abound in Chanel’s new spring handbag offerings for 2014. Soft fabrics, bright geometrics and metallic-quilted exteriors delineate Chanel’s line this year. The well-accessorized Chanel woman will carry anything from a colorful canvas tote to a sequin-encrusted clutch as she goes about her errands in 2014. Glitter and Glam Chanel’s Red/White/Pink/White Sequined Bag with flap is understated yet flirtatious all at once — sort of a nautical take on the girly-girl .

Handbag History

While handbags have become “must have” fashion accessories, they must also serve their purpose, which goes back hundreds of years. Function was originally more important than fashion. Men and women used ancient pouches to hold coins and valuables. Even men often attached their swords to their purses to create added protection for their valuable items. During those times, women has less need for handbags as they were seldom trusted with coins and valuables, eliminating .

Fashion Handbag Trends for Winter 2014

The cooler weather brings a change in attire in order to stay comfortable. With the new season, comes the desire to welcome fresh new styles, colors and textures. Adding winter themed accessories, such as handbags, enables a woman to pull it all together. Here are the latest trends in fashion handbags for the rest of 2013: Structured totes: This handbag is a far cry from the tote your mother used to carry around. Today’s .

Spring 2014 Fashion Trends

Get ready for the warmer weather with a few of the most talked about trends that are sure to be in the closet of every self-respecting fashionista. With it being a season of stark contrasts, there is plenty of room for every personality to shine. Pastels with a Swath of Blue: While candy coat inspired pastels are no surprise when the weather turns warm, what is likely to be surprising are the splashes of .

How a Hermes Bag is Made

The Hermes handbag exemplifies leathercrafting as a work of art, often catching the eye of admirers and experts alike. So it’s understandable that these handbags don’t just get mass-produced on an assemblyline in one country with low-cost labor and then shipped everywhere else. In fact, Hermes handbags represent the opposite of such production, still dedicated to the process of slow, artisan-crafted works that have the care and expertise of a master tailor involved. The .

Why are Hermes Bags So Expensive?

A handbag can be created anywhere. This is proven by the fact that there are so many counterfeit operations able to sell handbags and carrying bags so easily in so many different capitals around the world. However, the beauty and grace of an authentic Hermes bag production is an entirely different world from personal containers fabricated in a factory with machines. With 176 years under its belt, Hermes is literally a fashion icon. A .