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Do You Know the Secrets Behind Fashion Week?

Fashion Weeks are synonymous with high fashion and higher expectations.  The world’s first fashion week was in New York: 1943 (to provide alternatives to European fashion when the War prohibited travel between the countries); it would be another 40 years until London curated their own catwalk in 1983! The distribution of locations allows designers to localise their shows; Chanel in France, McQueen in England and so on… Whilst we know that the world’s largest luxury designers exhibit their collections in New York, Milan, Paris and London, do you know the... Read More


Veganism: A Lifestyle, Not A Trend.

November. The month of firework displays, indulgent treats and World Vegan Week.  There’s no way around conscious consumption in 2020. Within our visually saturated societies, we are presented with content of unique plant-based food alternatives, cruelty free cosmetics and now powerhouses within the realms of luxury fashion are curating leather and fur free designs.  Since our inception in 2013, Handbag Clinic continues to push ‘green’ purchasing via a circular economy of restore, reuse & recycle. This core ethos is not independent to us and since last year, we’ve observed the... Read More


Meet the Team – Abby Carter

Abby Carter, Operations Manager How long have you worked for Handbag Clinic? I have worked for Handbag Clinic for 5 and a half years. I started in the Customer Support Team for the restoration service and now manage this team along with the Clinic. It has been amazing seeing the company grow so fast, it has been hard but rewarding work. What is your favourite thing about your role? I love the wealth of  knowledge that I have gained working here, 6 years ago I had no idea the vast... Read More