Just yesterday I wrote a post on Purse Blog Savvy about a handbag by Antik Batik Eryx Pouch which I found to be rather gaudy. Although some readers disagreed with my thoughts about the bag, I am still sticking to what I said, I’m not fond of that handbag at all. However, today, I found a bag that based on yesterday’s review you might think I would hate. In all reality, I really like the Sonia Rykiel Dita Shoulder Bag. Doesn’t it seem to have a bit of a rocker-chick vibe going on? Obviously, you would only be able to wear this bag with a fairly simple outfit, but I don’t see that being a problem. Think about it, a pair of dark pant, a black shirt, killer pumps and this bag; what a knockout combination! The black calfskin suede studded multi-colored crystal embroidered shoulder bag is accented with chain-detail handles. If you need a little more room, the bag has snap closures at the sides which widen the bag while a magnetic top fastening keeps everything where it belongs – in the bag. Now, to get this rocker-chick look there is a bit of a drawback… the price. I guess it is no surprise that a handbag adorned with crystals will come at a hefty price; buy through Net-a-Porter for $3,915.

P.S. Please consider supporting our small, bag-loving team by clicking our links before shopping or checking out at your favorite online retailers like Amazon, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, or any of the listed partners on our shop page. We truly appreciate your support!

Share Your Thoughts With Us

  • Anilu Magloire

    Sonia has always been a litlte too out there for me. This is just wrong.

  • Anilu Magloire

    Sonia has always been a little too out there for me. This is just wrong.

  • Kate

    Even though it kinda reminds me of a glam rock sea urchin, I could definitely see this as the finishing touch to an all-black ensemble.

  • cal

    heavily studded bags were big…in 2004 i think

  • Willa

    It doesn’t look like Dita Von Teese would be caught wearing it.

  • notyurmama

    You think the Antik Batik Eryx Pouch is gaudy and this isn’t? I think you’ve got it backwards. Or, maybe you’re unduly infulenced by the price.

  • Otter

    Rocker chick vibe? No, Grandma in Miami for the winter and bought a bag in glitter bag to wear to the early bird dinner – yes.

  • Merve

    my eyes hurt looking at this thing

  • loop

    I was just at Sonia Rykiel in Paris and saw this bag. Typically, I like simple, classic bags, but this was stunning in person.

  • Christine

    I actually have this bag in the metallic croc look. I love it. It also fits well on the shoulders with and without a coat. The only problem I have with it, the chain popped from the base connected to the bag itself. The leather should have been thicker to support chain. I only wore it three times. 01/25/2009

Want PurseBlog's Email Newsletter?