Here’s a sampling of what you can expect from the Cruise 2012 Womens Chanel collection as far as the bags are concerned, with most, if not all of the pieces already available locally at Chanel boutiques.
And if you’re a fan of Chanel’s quilting, you’ll be pleased to know that many of the pieces in this collection come with just that, from a tote bag with aged quilted calfskin (shown above), to a lambskin messenger bag trimmed round the botton with interlaced chain detailing.
Other pieces give off a vintage vibe, like this small quilted calfskin flap bag that features a very pretty clasp. Love Chanel but dislike the thought of carrying the same Classic Flap and 2.55 bags like everyone else? This could be the one for you then. There’s one in yellow as well.
All in all, it’s a collection that borders on safe, and there’s really nothing wrong with that. Especially since many of them are destined to become heirlooms that should be passed down from generation to generation.
Don’t believe me? Just head on over to my Facebook fan page to check out the rest of the collection. Really, what’s not to love?