10 Differences Between The Chanel Mini Flap & Chanel Mini Reissue

Here is a condensed comparative review of the Chanel Mini Reissue Bag (Mini 2.55 bag in size 224) and the Chanel Mini Rectangular Flap Bag to help you decide what your next Chanel purchase should be. 

Click here to view the price comparison between both bags according to your region.

Chanel Mini ReissueChanel Mini Rectangular
The turnlocksRectangular Mademoiselle turnlock clasp designed by Coco ChanelC turnlock clasp designed by Karl Lagerfeld
MaterialsAged calfskin, denim, tweed, exotic and other fabric materialsLambskin, tweed, sequins, caviar (discontinued), exotic and other fabric materials
Stitching differencesStitching is larger and sticks outStitching is smaller and blends into the quilting
Quilting puffinessFlat quiltingPuffy quilting
Amount of grommets4 grommets so it can be used a crossbody bag or shoulder bag2 grommets so it can only be used as a crossbody bag
HardwareAntique gold, shiny gold, ruthenium, silver and black metalShiny champagne gold, silver, ruthenium
Different chain Bijou chain – all-metal chain

Single chain strap
53.75cm OR 21.5 inches

Doubled chain strap
27.5cm OR 11 inches
Woven leather chain strap

Single chain strap
57.5cm OR 23 inches
Dimensions20cm x 14.5cm x 7.5cm
8 inches x 5.7 inches x 3 inches

The Chanel Mini Reissue is larger and will fit more items
20cm x 12.5cm x 7cm
8 inches x 5 inches x 2.8 inches
Bottom shapeRounded bottomFlat bottom
Bag structureCan be flattened use as a travel bagCannot be flattened and holds structure well

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