Ophelia

£240.00

 

A classic handbag shape that’s been given a unique, organic twist…

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Ophelia is really my flagship handbag. Something of a show piece for the techniques involved in traditional leatherworking, this is a design which takes a classic handbag shape and gives it a unique, organic twist, resulting in a rare combination of precise details and flowing, natural curves.

The piped handles – stitched entirely by hand, of course – add a real touch of luxury, and appear to grow from the bag thanks to the terminals in the shape of stylised leaves, a motif echoed in the centre of the flap. I felt that Ophelia couldn’t really support any metalwork without compromising the clean lines of the design, so the flap is held shut with a concealed magnetic closure.

The second largest bag in the collection (only Tolomei is bigger) and the most intricate to make, Ophelia is a consistently popular choice among those looking for a handbag which will make a real statement.

Illustrated in Havana with cream stitching and Oxford Tan with white stitching. Find out more about these options.

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Dimensions

295 x 220 x 70 mm