Fall for these heart-shaped handbags
This Valentine’s Day, Cupid has his bow pointed at our basket. Heart-shaped handbags make us vibrate
Forget affection, this Valentine’s Day, we covet a heart-shaped handbag. Yes, the eternal symbol of love has been immortalized in a range of beloved leather goods, by luxury brands such as Céline, Dior and Saint Laurent. Forget wearing your heart on your sleeve, this year wear it on your shoulder or swing it off your finger.
‘Medium Celine Heart’ in red smooth calfskin, £1,350, by Celine by Hedi Slimane
Love is in the air at Céline. Discover the Valentine’s Day capsule collection of the Parisian house. Here, the heart is in evidence, seen in a selection of shearling, Triomphe logo and leather mini handbags and shoulder bags. We have a new object of affection.
Dior’s Cupidon capsule collection features an exclusive print celebrating Eros, the Greek god of love. The offer also includes an iteration of Dior’s signature Lady Dior bag, with its Cannage quilting in the shape of romantic hearts.
The heart motif has been synonymous with French brand Saint Laurent, ever since its founder created a crystal-embellished heart-shaped brooch in 1962. Here, the shape is embellished with multicolored studs on a large drawstring bucket bag.