4 posts tagged with Velvet bags

Get read for plush bags in ultra-saturated jewel tones—what’s not to like?

Sometimes it takes a trend a couple tries to get off the ground. Several years ago, velvet was all over fall runways, but it seemed like buyers for retail stores weren’t, well, buying it–the velvet …

When I stumbled upon the Roberta di Camerino Caravel Vintage Tartan Bag, I knew it needed a fill in the blank slot on PurseBlog. This oversized doctor frame bag features a velvet tartan plaid buckle design all over the outside. Not often do we see large doctor frame bags let alone velvet bags. The inside is lined with leather, which I am assuming will make this bag rather heavy. Price is high too, buy via Barneys for $3,150.

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Since I first laid eyes on the Juicy Couture Velvet Bow Bags from their Holiday Collection, I was enamored. Everything about the bag paired femininity with stylish appeal and I was in love. This is precisely how I knew Juicy Couture was making their way back into my handbag-loving-heart. After seeing the design trio sporting the velvet bow bags at the Juicy Couture Bags & Bubbly Wrap Up I co-hosted, I was even more set on this bag. The bag is an amazing price and such a fun design.

We had seen so much velvet when Fall/Winter 2010 collections were spotted on the runway and very few of the velvet bags seem to be making major appearances. I did however spot a 3.1 Phillip Lim Velvet bow bag with a very similar look to the Juicy Couture Bag. And with this pairing, we have a look for less. (more…)