Burberry Metallic Leather HoboIn general, I really don’t like so-called “neutral bags.” The leather has to be truly special, the design truly innovative and beautiful for me to look at one twice, and if it’s not, I bore really easily. My aversion is a result of the belief that there are so many bags out there made in so many beautiful colors, why would anyone choose one in a color that is supposed to, by definition, blend in and hide?

But when I do like a neutral, that neutral is almost always some version of pewter or gunmetal, and the Burberry Metallic Leather Hobo is a great example of that color. It’s not a bright silver at all – it has a lot of grey in it, but enough shine and innate glimmer to make it decidedly glam and metallic. I can see it going with almost anything, but I can’t imagine it blending in and hiding at all, as the “neutral” moniker would indicate. So if you’re going to do something neutral, please do something with at least a LITTLE BIT of a kick. Buy through Nordstrom for $1795.

  • wgs

    Is the contest close for the Bag Art renaming? Cuz, I’m not able to add a comment?

  • me

    That’s really nice, I’m liking Burberry a lot lately.

  • leah psimer

    This is my new obsession bag. Have seen it in real life and it is soooo comfy!

  • Kendra

    So Beautiful. (fb)

  • Adrienne Zedella

    NICE! (fb)

  • beanyce126

    love the large tote, and color. (ipad)