If ever there were an expert qualified to list the most desirable bags to invest in right now, it's Anna Vitiello, co-founder of And Finally - an online go-to accessories destination, offering an encyclopaedic knowledge of the industry. Here, she introduces the 10 bags to invest in this year.
Just a few years ago, it might have seemed too obvious, or bad taste, even, to sport such a recognisable accessory - a mood that gave rise to a number of brilliant new brands that pride themselves on invisible branding understated design. But the tides have shifted and our thirst for ‘It-bags has returned. So what do the next 12 months hold for these cult-status, wait list-inducing handbags that seemingly sell out faster than we can reach the queue for them? The answer, in short, is a bright future: behold a new breed, prepare to fall over yourselves to get your hands on one.
8 Little Liffner
If out and out 90s isn’t your thing, then Little Liffner’s baguette bag – a sell-out within days on Net-a-Porter – could be your bag of the season. It packs all the punch of a luxury accessory with a mid range price tag (pick yours up for £375) but you’ll have to add your name to the wait lists if you’re to join the legion of fans that the Stockholm-based brand has quickly accrued.