Where to Buy Bags When Traveling to Japan

Where to Buy Bags When Traveling to Japan

When you travel to Japan, and you got extra money for shopping, one of the worthwhile things to spend on are bags. Why? Japanese bags come with impeccable craftsmanship, and they’re some of the best in the world. The Japanese artisans are dedicated to creating works of carry art, so you can … Read more

Small Japanese Handbag Brands You’ll Want to Know

A brand leather tote bag

Japan is known around the world for its exquisite craftsmanship. Whether it’s technology, cars, or fashion – you can rely on the quality of a Japanese brand. It’s probably because the Japanese are fanatically dedicated to everything they do. They are also renowned for their bags. Many of their brands have achieved … Read more

What Type of Leather is Used in Japanese Leather Handbags?

A black woman’s handbag

Japanese women are one of the biggest bag lovers in the world. They used to keep buying bags from well-known international brands and even reducing their living cost or borrowing money to do so. But today, things have changed. People have started to look at the real value of Japanese products, and … Read more

Guide to the Different Types of Leather

A closeup photo of a leather handbag

Leatherworking has been around for a long time – as long as man has been eating meat. It’s an old craft that can make a variety of products, from shoes to garments, upholstery, saddlery, and of course, handbags. Buying leather is an investment that will last for years to come, but you … Read more

Tips for Keeping Your Purse Clean

Pre-protect your bag, Keep stuff in pouches, Keep stuff in pou, ches

Women sometimes have a love/hate relationship with their purses. Some women wouldn’t mind spending some extra dollars (or even hundreds) just for one, and they justify it by saying it’s an investment. While it feels so good to wear outside and pair with your outfit, having a pricey purse means you have … Read more

The Interesting History of Medieval Era Handbags

“Tractatus Quartus bu Gilles li Muisit” (Burying the inflicted by Black Death) –By Pierart dou Tielt (1353)

Before Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Gucci, and Hermes, people pretty much crafted their own bags, such as the Reticules, Chatelaines, Girdles, and baskets in the 18th Century. But, have you ever wonder what kind of bags did they have before the Victorian Era? Wherein pockets are not yet craft? If we are to … Read more

The History of handbags

stylish modern handbags

Bags, or also known as purses, are handheld storage that can vary in sizes –from small to medium and large. In today’s modern generation, handbags, much like dresses, come up with different styles, textures, colors, and designs, which later on became popular for women. It was not only for its primary purposes … Read more

The Interesting History of Victorian Purses

Victorian Era –Women in elegant gowns

The Victorian era was known as the era with classic monarchial elegance and fashion. Whether it is their plumpy gowns, or their purses and accessories, victorian style undoubtedly inherited Queen Victoria’s fashion taste. Although the elegant gowns and dresses – fitted with a corset and plumped by crinoline cages, were already a … Read more

Different Materials Used to Make Handbags

different mateirals used to make handbags

Handbags come in many different shapes, colors, sizes, and styles, not to mention materials, leaving a wide array of choices for fashion-conscious women from all walks of life. Want to know the various materials that go into the making of handbags? We explore them with a bit more detail: LEATHER Leather is … Read more

What Is the Difference between a Handbag and a Purse?

the difference between a handbag and a purse

A handbag and a purse both serve the same primary purpose: to store the usual girly things such as a wallet, house and car keys, makeup, a mirror, a brush or comb, a bottle of perfume, a smartphone, etc. However, a lot of women see the terms “handbag” and “purse” as interchangeable … Read more