5 red-hot handbags for Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day celebrations: from Dior’s Lady Dior Top Handle clutch and Cartier’s Panthère de Cartier chain bag, to Valentino’s La Petite Deuxième
Crafted in scarlet cannage lambskin, Dior’s elegant Top Handle clutch is ideal as a day and evening companion with a “D.I.O.R.” charm, top leather handle and removable jewel chain, US$2,500.
2. Bottega Veneta
For all the sweet tooths out there, this Brick Cassette in Syrup hits the spot, made in foulard intreccio-woven butter-soft lambskin, US$4,200.
Add a pop of colour to your outfit with this small chain bag in red calfskin, accessorised with a gold-finish clasp, gold hot-stamped Cartier signature on the inside and a removable mirror in one of the interior compartments, US$3,300.
Inspired by the classic satin Baguette from the spring/summer 2003 collection, this re-edition is in dark red satin with tone-on-tone karung snakeskin details, topped with palladium-finish FF clasp and metalware, US$3,560.
- Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day are known to be abundant in red – for good luck and romance, respectively – so why not deck yourself out in Bottega Veneta’s Brick Cassette?
- Fendi’s Baguette bag is inspired by the brand’s spring/summer 2003 collection and Dior’s elegant Lady Dior Top Handle Clutch in scarlet red is made with cannage lambskin