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Balenciaga City Restoration

Balenciaga City Restoration

The Balenciaga City bag quickly went from cult status to classic, and has always been a firm favourite with Fashion Editors and Celebrities. The soft goat and lambkin leather is one of the reasons it is loved so much, but this leather can fade and wear quickly if not appropriately protected. At Hand... Read more

Why Should You Buy Pre-loved Handbags

Why Should You Buy Pre-loved Handbags

More people than ever are choosing to buy pre-loved designer handbags. Find out from Handbag Clinic why it can be a savvy and intelligent investmentNewcastle Handbag Clinic offers the customer a taste of everything. From Louis Vuitton and Chanel to Celine and Balenciaga, we source the finest brands ... Read more

5 Reasons to Shop Vintage Louis Vuitton Handbags

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) Vi... Read more

Restoring A Vintage Chanel

Restoring A Vintage Chanel

At Handbag Clinic our Artisans go through several years of in-depth training to develop the skills required to achieve the best possible finish on all the repair services we offer. Post training, many of our Artisans then go on to specialise in certain brands and leather fields such as exotics. All ... Read more

How To Spot Fake Chanel Handbags:

How To Spot Fake Chanel Handbags:

This guide will highlight how to differentiate between replica and genuine Chanel handbags...Chanel is one of the most luxurious brands we stock at Handbag Clinic and a personal favourite of ours.Chanel is also a brand that is heavily copied, replicas cost up to hundreds of&... Read more

Leather Types: Saffiano Leather

Leather Types: Saffiano Leather

Saffiano leather is one of the most commonly used leathers found in the fashion industry today.It is a durable leather which is easy to clean. But what exactly is Saffiano leather, and where does it come from?Its origin is Italy. Originally patented by Prada for ‘real’ Saffiano leather, and it is kn... Read more

The Top 10 Most Expensive Designer Handbag Brands In The World...

The Top 10 Most Expensive Designer Handbag Brands

A guide through 10 of the most expensive handbag brands, and some of their most iconic, lavish pieces. The stuff of dreams!The beauty of the handbag industry is the variety of pieces available to suit every taste, purpose or budget. From the high street to high-end fashion houses, experimentation wi... Read more

How To Spot Fake Louis Vuitton 'Monogram Icon' Handbags:

How To Spot Fake Louis Vuitton 'Monogram Icon' Han

This guide will highlight how to differentiate between replica and genuine Louis Vuitton 'Monogram Icons'Spotting a fake Louis Vuitton can be difficult as these bags are one of the most counterfeited in existence. To show you how we authenticate Louis Vuitton on a daily basis, we have chosen th... Read more

How To Authenticate Mulberry:

How To Authenticate Mulberry:

This guide will show you how to identify a fake Mulberry handbag...Mulberry was founded in 1971 by a young entrepreneur named Roger Saul and his mother Joan. They began their career’s making poacher bags and binocular cases in their factory in Somerset but soon moved into women’s fashion. The brand ... Read more

Do You Want to Transform Your Purchasing Patterns?

Do You Want to Transform Your Purchasing Patterns?

Lockdown has transformed our way of living, so why not transform your purchasing patterns?We understand the feeling that comes with choosing and purchasing a new item for yourself, which is why we continue to encourage a circular economy and pursuing preloved handbags. However, you hold the pow... Read more

Ruby Holley’s: Dramatic Dior Saddle Transformation

Ruby Holley’s: Dramatic Dior Saddle Transformation

Dior Saddles have effortlessly sealed their position in the handbag hall of fame and continue to rise in popularity among the fashion conscious. The lovely Ruby Holley: Fashion Influencer & Sustainability Advocator, reached out regarding her Vintage Tan Dior Saddle. Enquiring about a colour... Read more

Further Expansion within Fenwick’s for Handbag Clinic

Further Expansion within Fenwick’s for Handbag Cli

Monday 12th April. The day many of us are eagerly awaiting. As well as our existing stores and concession reopening in Chelsea, Leeds & Newcastle; we are further extending our services within Fenwick’s; to their prime Colchester location.  Launching Our Newest Concession:&nbs... Read more

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