The Conversation: Handbags at the ready

How much would you splash out on a designer handbag? Fashion writer Justine Picardie defends her little Chanel number, while feminist columnist Laurie Penny gets behind her rucksack...more

Katharine Whitehorn

Style accessory, political aid, lethal weapon… The handbag is here to stay...more

An A-Z of Handbag Styles

Can you tell a Baguette from a Birkin or a Kelly from a Kate Spade? If not, read on to understand the differences between the handbag styles and names.   Read more at Suite101