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Here at GLAMOUR, we often chat away about “investment pieces” – those pricey purchases that last you a lifetime and are therefore so worth their higher price tag.
Up there with the most worthwhile of said investment pieces is the trusty designer handbag. Whichever designer tickles your fancy, if you choose the right one, your designer handbag can genuinely last a lifetime. And then some, actually. (We’re thinking along the lines of passing it down through generations after you’re gone, but that’s a tad morbid for a Wednesday afternoon).
Buying your first designer handbag is a bit of a right of passage, but it is also a really big deal. We get it. Spending money like that is not a decision that you should take lightly, and for most people (the majority of the GLAMOUR office included), a lot of saving has to take place before you snap one up. And when you’ve finally accumulated the funds? You want to make sure you buy the right one.
Over the years, we’ve compiled quite the collection of top tips for designer shopping,