A Chanel handbag is an ultimate investment piece, with collectible styles coming out of every season.
Since the inception of Chanel in 1910, the luxury brand has continued to grow alongside women as we have gained more rights and power and continued the quest for equality.
Here, Ferbena editor have the list and take a look at the most celebrated Chanel totes, clutches and cross-body bags in handbag all the time.
Also referred to as the 11.12, Karl Lagerfeld’s 1980s update on the 2.55 stayed true to the original form while giving it a decadent flair signature of the decade.
The Chanel Gabrielle bag has two contrasting parts and a double metal-tone chain. It is praised for its versatility; thanks to its double strap, the length can be altered and the bag worn in many ways, from on the shoulder to across the body and even as a fanny pack.
Chanel Grand Shopping
The Grand Shopping Tote (or GST for short) is one of the roomiest – and most coveted – styles in Chanel handbag history.
The Chanel Boy bag was created by Karl Lagerfeld in 2010 and is charmingly named after Gabrielle Chanel’s first love, Boy Capel. Despite being created in plenty of colourways and fabrics over the seasons, the rectangular shape is instantly recognisable and retains a boyish allure.
Chanel Wallet on Chain
The Wallet on Chain (WOC) is perfect when you’re looking to leave your GST at home. Surprisingly roomy, the WOC holds all the essentials while remaining compact and rigid.
As the first bag created with women’s everyday needs in mind, the 2.55 was packed with practical details. The chain strap could be doubled up and swung from one shoulder, while the hidden zip pocket was ideal for secretly storing love letters .