Bagaholicboy Shares His Picks Of The New Classic Handbags To Invest In

 

On the hunt for a timeless classic that will last through seasons and trends? You’re on the right page. Handbag enthusiast and connoisseur, Bagaholicboy has given ELLE Singapore his picks for what he deems to be new handbags that will stand the test of time. As bags are a pretty hefty investment, it can get overwhelming, picking out the perfect accessory that is stylish and trendy, as well as capable of aging gracefully as seasons change. While we all know that Chanel’s 2.55 Flap Bag and Hermès Kelly are forever, but if you’re looking for contemporary versions of these classics, read on:

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Emblème Saffiano, $3,550, by PRADA. Photo: Courtesy of Prada
 
Ivy Bag, $2,700, by LOUIS VUITTON. Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton has reintroduced its Bel Air bag from 1994 into its Cruise 2020, with an updated silhouette known as the key as the Ivy.

 
Vinyle bag, $1,790, by SAINT LAURENT BY ANTHONY VACCARELLO. Photo: Courtesy of Saint Laurent
 
Nicola Twistlock bag, $398, by KATE SPADE. Photo: Courtesy of Kate Spade
 
Ophidia GG bag, $2,530, by GUCCI. Photo: Courtesy of Gucci

Here’s a new silhouette in the GG Ophilia family, crafted using Gucci’s signature GG Supreme canvas that’s known for its low environmental impact during its production process.

 
Photo: Courtesy of Givenchy
 
La Prima bag, by GIORGIO ARMANI. Photo: Courtesy of Giorgio Armani
 
Regular Baguette, $3,450, by FENDI. Photo: Courtesy of Fendi
 
Saddle bag, $5,300, by DIOR. Photo: Courtesy of Dior

The new Saddle bag in Dior Oblique canvas comes with an extra ‘Christian Dior’ embroidery front and centre of its flap, making it absolutely perfect for logo lovers.

 
Jodie in medium, $4,740, by BOTTEGA VENETA. Photo: Bottega Veneta
 
Chanel 19 bag, $7,600, by CHANEL. Photo: Courtesy of Chanel

The Chanel 19 has officially earned its status as an ‘It’ bag for the brand, furnished with iconic codes of the house that have all been given the XL treatment.

 
Teen Triomphe bag, $3,950, by CELINE BY HEDI SLIMANE. Photo: Courtesy of Celine