Welcome to Luxury on a Budget, a series that will provide you with tips and recommendations for building your luxury collection while on a budget.
Whether you’re just starting your designer collection or looking to get the best value for your money, here are my top recommendations for the most affordable bags from your favourite designers. These luxury bags will be listed in ascending order, according to their price.
$655 AUD/ $495 USD/ €390/ £370
While this bag is not made of leather, it’s a very durable bag that you will not have to baby. Elevate your outfit with this bright yellow shoulder bag.
$950 AUD/ $630 USD/ 480€/ £450
If you prefer a monogram bag, this is the perfect bag for you. Made of coated canvas, this can be worn as a shoulder bag and will withstand the test of time.
Ophidia GG Mini Bag
$985 AUD/ $695 USD/ 570€/ £505
This mini bag is the perfect on the go bag, which provides you with space for your essentials. You can even customise it by adding your initials to the bag.
Cloud XS Clutch with Strap
$1150 AUD/ $850 USD/ 650€/ £550
Looking for a clutch that you can bring to special occasions? This little black bag will only set you back $1150 AUD and can also be worn as a crossbody bag, leaving you handsfree for the night.
Panier Small Bag in Raffia
$1400 AUD/ $895 USD/ 750€/ £715
This beach bag is best paired with sandals and a summery dress and will be able to carry all your essentials and much more.
$1755 AUD/ $1250 USD/ 1000€/ £1010
While Hermes bags are known to cost tens of thousands of dollars, this one will only set you back by $1755 AUD. Inspired by the Aline grooming bag, this bag can be worn over the shoulder or as a backpack.
Mini Dior Book Tote
$2300 USD/ 1900€/ £1750
Covered in it’s signature monogram, this top handle bag can be dressed up or down and will fit your essentials including your phone, keys, cardholder and lipstick.
$4280 AUD/ $2600 USD/ 2400€/ £2100
With the recent price increases, it comes at no surprise that Chanel is the most priciest bag on this list. This bag is the perfect tote for travel and work and will fit a 13 inch laptop.
Are there any bags that you would consider adding to your collection? If so, leave your thoughts in the comments below.