The Cotton Tote Crisis

You can get cotton bags pretty much everywhere. How did an environmental solution become part of the problem?

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Is It Time for an Enid Collins Revival?

Generation Etsy has dusted off the wooden box handbags she designed in the 1960s. And now her son, Jeep, is publishing a memoir.

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Guess Withdraws Its Telfar Lookalike Bag

Copycatting has social media consequences. After the BeyHive and the Rihanna Navy — the Telfar tribe?

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$76,000 Birkinstocks Made From Actual Birkin Bags?

Warning: Neither Hermès nor Birkenstock has approved this product.

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The Once and Future Handbag

Predictions that 2020 would bring the end of the bag have been greatly exaggerated.

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Roland Mouret on How to Create a Vacation Bag for the Summer That Wasn’t

As part of our Designer D.I.Y. series, Mr. Mouret shows how to make a denim handbag inspired by a town on the French Riviera.

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Jackie O.’s Bag of Choice, Rebranded in Her Name

The former first lady owned several versions of the Gucci saddlebag, to which Alessandro Michele has added a few new touches.

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Can’t Afford a Birkin Bag or a Racehorse? You Can Invest in One

Interest in fractional investments has grown as the pandemic has forced more people to spend time at home, but advisers say the strategy has risks.

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The Phantom Handbag

No one needed a bag when we were stuck in lockdown. Will we ever embrace the accessory again?

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T Process | Prada Galleria Bag

Artisans at the Scandicci factory near Florence, Italy, spend over six hours on each one of the iconic handbags.

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Look, America: No Hands!

I’m sorry to say goodbye to “Homeland,” which ends on April 26. But I’m not sorry to see Carrie Mathison’s cross-body bags go.

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