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Even though I work in fashion, I never splurge on designer handbags. I just don’t see the point. To me, pricey purses feel like artifacts in a museum and not accessories in a closet — I’d be too worried about keeping the quality in pristine shape to even enjoy the purchase. I’m a big proponent of shopping for cheaper styles that still look luxe. At the end of the day, no one will know and no one will care!
For instance, you would never think that this chunky chain shoulder bag came from Amazon! Between the gold hardware and the ornate quilted fabric, this purse could absolutely pass as a designer brand. But it’s actually on sale for 39% off! Now you can stain it, damage it or even lose it without batting an eyelash.
Read on to learn more about our new favorite handbag for fall!
The Montana West Chunky Chain Quilted Shoulder Bag could easily be from a luxury label, but it’s surprisingly from Amazon instead. This ultra-chic handbag looks incredibly similar to a quilted purse I own from Zara, so you know it’s trendy!
You can choose from one of the neutral shades (black, white or brown) or opt for a fun pop of color instead (pink, green, purple or blue). Made with faux leather, this compact bag is the perfect size for day to night. Take this purse with you to a business lunch, birthday party and beyond! You’ll feel like a