The Handbag Hotlist | The Best Bags to Invest in

Each season our eyes are fixed to the runways for the latest handbags at fashion’s most exciting shows. Tempting new styles, shapes and collaborations from our favourite designers that bring us both high fashion and functionality. But which are the best bags to invest in? We spoke with Coggles accessories buyer Simone, to get the low-down on which handbags have made her hotlist this year.

The best handbags to invest in

Mansur Gavriel Cloud Handbag

#1 By FAR Croco Shoulder Bag

The best brand for shoulder bags. They’ve perfected the 90’s mini bag trend

With the 90’s fashion revolution showing no sign of stopping, By FAR’s mini Croco handbag should definitely be number one on your list of bags to invest in. The perfect companion for both your day and night looks, the By FAR Croco Mini shoulder bag is a favourite among it girls, supermodels and actresses, including Kendall Jenner, Hailey Bieber and the Hadid sisters.

#2 Mansur Gavriel Cloud Clutch Bag

The go-to brand for classic and beautifully made leather bags. Clean silhouettes that you will wear season after season.

Crafted from premium leather with a relaxed and slouchy design, the iconic shape of the Mansur Gavriel Cloud Clutch is the perfect balance of simple sophistication and casual style. With a mission of bringing timelessness, beauty and intention into their collections, Mansur Gavriel put craftsmanship and premium materials at the forefront of each piece.

#3 Danse Lente Lola

Danse Lente have been developing their range for the last couple of years and the Lola is a new cult shape for the new season.

Number three in our list of bags to invest in and continuing with our love of slouchy designs is the Danse Lente Lola handbag. Reimagining the structured shapes of our more classic handbags, and drawing inspiration from a folded silk scarf, the designs puffy shape transitions into the top handle too. Finished with magnetic fastening and fabric lined inner, the Lola is the perfect companion for all styles.

Danse Lente handbag


#4 Yuzefi Baguette Shoulder Bag

Yuzefi handbags are beautifully handcrafted using only the best leathers. The designer and founder Naza Yuzefi’s main focus is always to create unique modernist shapes that stand the test of time

A timeless take on the brands classic Loaf shape, the Yuzefi baguette shoulder bag provides us with multiple styling options. Utilise the shoulder strap or clutch under your arm, the handbag has enough room for all your essentials and adds a luxury edge to your look.



#5 Yuzefi Daria Bag

A contemporary take on the classic bucket bag, this timeless style enhances every outfit.

London based Yuzefi’s designs are made for always, not just the current season. With bold silhouettes and never compromising on quality the Daria bag is crafted from premium Italian leather and features a chunky chain and leather strap for dual wear options.



#6 Little Liffner Open Tulip Tote Bag

Simple Scandi brand that avoids branding in favour of a blank canvas

Demonstrating their signature minimalist design style, Little Liffner‘s Open Tulip Tote Bag is inspired by the organic shapes of nature. Made from Italian leather and lined with a canvas interior the flowing silhouette of the bag brings us an fresh update on the multi-functional tote bag.

Little Liffner Tulip Handbag


Words by Emma Bowkett

Emma Bowkett

Emma Bowkett

Writer and expert