Handbag Clinic | Blog

17/09/2019

Flagship Store in Chelsea Relaunched & Bespoke Concierge Service Unveiled

Our Flagship store, on Kings Road in Chelsea, has had a gorgeous new refurbishment and we wanted to show it off by hosting a spectacular VIP Event. That’s not all there was to celebrate, we also launched our brand-new bespoke Concierge Service… no wonder we wanted to throw a party! From the comfort of their own home, clients can now book a consultation with our trusted team of dedicated technicians who will be on hand to audit, authenticate, value, clean, restore, and sell client’s designer handbags through our nationwide chain... Read More

10/09/2019

5 Reasons to Shop Vintage Louis Vuitton Handbags

This week, we explore the many reasons you absolutely must own a vintage Louis Vuitton handbag.  Since 1854, Louis Vuitton have been designing the most exquisite trunks and handbags – an iconic staple in the world of luxury accessories. So, why do you need a vintage Louis Vuitton handbag?… 1) Vintage Louis Vuitton handbags are DURABLE. There’s nothing worse than spending a fortune on a bag which barely makes it through the season. The Louis Vuitton canvas material is renowned for its durability, as proven when in use for their... Read More

HC on BBC 31/07/2019

Handbag Clinic are being featured On BBC1’s Shop Well For Less

How much are you hiding in your wardrobe? The pre-owned luxury fashion market has grown 21 times faster than the Luxury Market and it is becoming the new way for the style conscious to shop, it can also be a great way to make some extra money. BBC1’s “Shop Well For Less” saw Handbag Clinic as the perfect way to help Melissa from Selby in Yorkshire to generate some extra cash after leaving her full time role to work on her own business due to a change is circumstances. Melissa... Read More

14/06/2019

5 Reasons to Shop Vintage Chanel Bags

  This week we have delved into the archives of vintage Chanel couture. Since the founding of the fashion house in 1910, the brand has created classic enduring pieces of art, which continue to be just as relevant and on trend. These rare vintage items are the original source of inspiration for future Chanel masterpieces, do you need any more reason to invest in your own work of art? If so, read on to find out 5 reasons to invest in vintage Chanel…       1.    Be Original. Be... Read More

09/05/2019

 The Many Handbags of Kylie Jenner

Our obsession with Kylie Jenner continues. This week we take a closer look at Kylie’s extensive collection of designer heaven. Mid last August, the 21-year-old self-made billionaire shared a tour of the entire “room” in her house dedicated to just her purses! 8 months on, it’s time for an update. Read on to delve into the archives of Kylie’s luxury chic…     Fendi Forever  In October last year, Instagram fans were graced by the vision of Kylie in baby blue latex paired with an eye catching Fendi Purse. The... Read More

30/04/2019

Donatella Francesca Versace – An Icon

An Italian fashion designer and current vice president of the Versace Group, as well as its chief designer. We all know her as a fashion icon and true diva, Donatella, Born 2 May 1955 (Happy birthday) has truly been a fashion icon over the years. During the 1980s, Donatella’s brother, Gianni Versace, launched a perfume dedicated to her, Blonde, and gave her her own fragrance label, Versus, which Gianni formerly ran for her. After Gianni’s death, Donatella took over all aspects of the label.  She had planned to work for... Read More

16/04/2019

Victoria Beckham – An Icon’s Birthday

Today is a true fashion icons birthday, Victoria Beckham! From Spice Girl to one of the most talked about fashion designers of this era Victoria Beckham turns 45. The life of an icon… In 1994, Beckham joined the all-female group, the Spice Girls. Each member of the group received a nickname from the media and Beckham was named “Posh Spice” The group is the best-selling female group of all time, selling over 80 million records worldwide. Not only did they have massive success in there music but also sparking girl... Read More

11/04/2019

Influencers of Fashion

Here at Handbag Clinic we know how hard it is to decide whether to buy or not to buy. It’s only until you see how a bag is styled on someone that you can truly imagine what it would look like on yourself. So, we’ve done the work for you and found six influencers of fashion who we are sure will inspire you.  In the Frow – Dior The desirable Lady Dior is a true iconic bag. Influencer Victoria, aka In the Frow, is rocking it with this contemporary crisp... Read More

04/04/2019

S/S 19 Colour Direction

The Spring/Summer season is here and has hit the fashion world with striking new styles and colours. We have the essential Colour guide to getting this seasons on trend colour ways. From tonal and pastel’s, to sophisticated neutrals, what colour will you choose to accompany you this upcoming season? Core Colours  The continued trend for natural materials such as raffia, together with the wealth of neutrals seen on the S/S 18 catwalks, confirms the continued importance of fashion neutrals. Buttercream evolves the trend for white leather items, with a commercial... Read More

21/03/2019

Mothers Day Gift Guide

Your Mother’s Day Gift Sorted… Want to impress the most important woman in your life…your mum! We’ve done the work for you and come up with five gift ideas ideal for Mother’s Day. From a luxurious designer item for under £500, to the ultimate extravagant limited-edition gift.  Scroll down to check out our picks! Chanel      Chanel Wallet on Chain £1,345.00 You can’t go wrong with the gift of Chanel. This gorgeous Chanel Wallet is a timeless classic that will amaze anyone. The versatile piece features beautiful quilted patent... Read More