Ferragamo Varina ballerina flats

Name: Ferragamo Varina shoes

Designer: unknown

Release date: 2007

  • cotton Vara bow with the ribbon 
  • leather sole
  • leather insoles

Story: The Ferragamo Vara shoes are the most well known and recognisable style from the Italian luxury house. In 2007 brand has decided to give their heritage model a modern update and Varina shoes were born. The Ferragamo Varina shoes featuring classic ballerina style with recognasible bow on the front, it has lower coverage in the front and it attracts younger clientele compare to its older sister. 
Every season Ferragamo releases new colours and magpie rials  for the Varina shoes.


Ferragamo Varina shoes size 4-12 (US); 34,5-42,5 (European)

Heel approximately 1cm 

Ferragamo Varina shoes come in different widths, starts from A(narrowest) to D(widest)

Made in: Italy

Price (June 2015):
Ferragamo Varina starts from £355


Hermès Bourlingue


NameHermès Bourlingue

Designer: Pierre-Alexis Dumas

Release date: Spring/Summer 2013

  • front flap
  • fabric adjustable shoulder strap 
  • adjustable shoulder strap 
  • permabrass finishings

Story: First Hermès Bourlingue messenger bag was born in 1976 and has got its re-birth for brand's Spring/Summer 2013 collection. 
Over the last few years sport chic got unbelievably popular not only among girls on the go but it has got its way to the runways, front rows and fashionistas wardrobes. Check this style if you are in search for the bag which is spotty and classic in the same time.


Hermès Bourlingue - W 12" x H 10" x D 4.5"

Made in: France

Price (May 2015):
Hermès Bourlingue - $6.150


Hermès Double Sens tote

NameHermès Double Sens tote

Designer: Pierre-Alexis Dumas

Release dateFall/Winter 2010

  • double handles
  • narrow base

StoryHermès Double Sens tote is a practical and lightweight shopper tote which suits various styles and occasions. Shopper totes got popular few years ago, when Phoebe Philo introduced one for Céline. Almost every brand followed up, with their minimalistic yet practical style. Hermès made its version with the highest attention to every single stitch, the leather quality and the craftsmanship. 
Hermès Double Sense tote has its own right to become one of the brand's classic style. It is available in a classic calf skin for an everyday use and for more demanding clientele there is an exclusive crocodile version. 

Hermès Double Sens tote - W 36cm x H 28cm x D 27cm
Hermès Double Sens tote - W 45cm x H 34cm x D 13cm
Hermès Double Sens tote Maxi - to be confirmed

Made in: France

Price (May 2015):
Hermès Double Sens tote in calf skin - $3,825.00

Gucci Daily Bamboo top handle bag


Name: Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag

Designer: Frida Giannini

Release date: Cruise 2015

  • flap closure with dark lacquered bamboo detail
  • adjustable and detachable shoulder strap
  • cotton-linen lining
  • hand-painted edges
  • manual stitching
  • side magnet detail
  • interior zip and smartphone pockets

Story: New collection from Gucci got more minimalistic yet elegant. Crafted in supple leather and featuring traditionally worked black enamel Bamboo accents, these bags, like their name suggests, are made to be worn day after day. Gucci playing its craftsmanship card one more time but dropping loud branding and logos. 

Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag small - W 10.8" x H 7.8" x 3.9"
Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag medium - W 13" x H 9.4" x D 5"
Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag large - W 16.3" x H 11" x D 6.6"

Made inItaly

Price (May 2015):
Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag small from $1.650
Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag medium from $1.950
Gucci Bamboo Daily top handle bag large from $2.450


Givenchy Pandora pure bag

Name: Givenchy Pandora pure bag

Designer: Riccardo Tisci 

Release date: Pre-Fall 2014

  • top handle
  • detachable and adjustable shoulder strap
  • Givenchy lettering on the flap
  • front zipped pocket
  • two internal compartments
  • one zipped pocket, one slip pocket and one mobile pocket
  • cotton lining

Story: The Givenchy Pandora Pure bag in an updated version of the Pandora bag  which has got a structured silhouette combined with practical size. Riccardo Tisci likes to play with his classic bags to re-invent and modernise them. The Pandora pure has brands signature geometry but got more feminine to target wide market. Bag can be carried in few different ways, including cross body option for a comfort on the go. 


Givenchy Pandora pure small - W 11" (28cm) x H 10½" (27cm) x D 3½" (9cm); Min. Strap Length 30¾" (78cm), Max. Strap Length 36½" (93cm)

Givenchy Pandora pure medium - W 15½" (39cm) x H 11" (28cm) x D 5½" (14cm); Min. Strap Length 29" (74cm); Max. Strap Length 34½" (88cm)

Made in: Italy

Price (May 2015):

Givenchy Pandora pure small from £1335

Givenchy Pandora pure medium from £1465


Givenchy Shark bag

Name: Givenchy Shark bag

Designer: Riccardo Tisci 

Release date: to be confirmed

  • top handle
  • detachable shoulder strap
  • metal feets
  • internal zipped pocket
  • lined with black suade
  • front flap with signature shark twist lock

Story: Shark tooth is an iconic motif for the Givenchy collections. Riccardo Tisci prefers to keep his creations edgy, provocative and controversial. He has combined his signature bag shapes with his signature, eye-catching accessory. The signature shark twist lock-fastening flap on Givenchy's bag opens to a spacious suede-lined interior - there are plenty of pockets to keep smaller essentials safe and organised. 


Givenchy Shark bag medium - W 15½" (39cm) x H 11¾" (30cm) x D 4¾" (12cm)

Givenchy Shark bag 
large - W 18" (46cm) x H 11¾" (30cm) x D 4¾" (12cm)

Made in: Italy

Price (May 2015):
Givenchy Shark bag medium from £1350

Givenchy Shark bag large from £1490

Chanel Price List (April 2015)

One more time Chanel has created a storm around their price increase. Spokesman for the luxury fashion house confirmed that the prices globally are going to be harmonised for the three signature bags - the 11.12, the Boy and the 2.55. The prices for these bags are going up around 20% in Europe and will go significantly down in Asian-Pasific region. 

"Harmonising the prices of its bags worldwide, will help Chanel to move a step closer to a future global e-commerce platform but, most importantly for the brand, also prevent any questions over authenticity due to differences in price." - Vogue.

More prices to be confirmed, check this space for an undate.

 Name New Price Old Price
 Chanel Reissue 224 €4,100  €3,400
 Chanel Reissue 225 €4,260 €3,550
 Chanel Reissue 226 €4,750 €3,950
 Chanel Reissue 227 €5.160 €4,300
 Chanel Classic Mini Square Flap €1,600 €1,600
Chanel Classic Mini Rectangular Flap  €2,490 €2,020
 Chanel Classic Small Flap €4,100 €3,400
 Chanel Classic Medium Flap €4,260 €3,550
 Chanel Classic Jumbo Flap  €4,750 €3,950
 Chanel Classic Maxi Flap €5,160 €4,300
 Chanel Calfskin Boy Small €3,420 €2,850
 Chanel Calfskin Boy Medium €3,720 €3,100
 Chanel Calfskin Boy Large €4,150 €3,450
 Chanel WOC Timeless CC €1,450 €1,260
 Chanel WOC Half Moon Caviar €1,270 €1,100
 Chanel WOC Camelia €1,440 €1,150

Chanel price guide 2013 here