Move over, Mansur Gavriel, a new generation of #cheapbutchic bags have arrived
Call it the Mansur Gavriel phenomenon if you will.
But these days, it seems that the more exclusive a brand is, the more desirable they appear to be.
Independent labels with a steel willed focus on craftsmanship and design are now holding their own, alongside bigger luxury brands who’ve garnered a loyal following from decades back.
The best part of all? They’ve got affordable price tags to boot.
Here are five cult status bags to own, if you haven’t already gotten your hands on them:
Photo: Cult Gaia
1. Cult Gaia Ark Bag
What costs less than $100USD and is a cult favourite among bloggers and fashion editors alike? The Ark bag from Los Angeles-based label Cult Gaia, that is. Not only is the crescent-shaped bamboo clutch timeless yet adorable, it is also made via sustainable practices.