I fully admit to being something of a bag addict. I have a closet full of every style, shape and designer you can imagine. But that doesn’t mean I ever stop looking and purchasing yet another one. For Mother’s Day, there’s a bag from Longchamp that has my name written all over it—literally.
The custom Longchamp bags from one of our favorite French accessory labels are practical, chic and totally personalized for your tastes. I’m having a hard time
deciding which style I want to order, or um have my husband order for me.
On one hand, there’s the iconic canvas Le Pliage (below), which comes in an array of gorgeous spring-ready shades (pick two) and is totally foldable, making it a favorite with chic travelers. Then there’s the very stylish Le Caba leather shopping tote (at top), available in vibrant colors and neutral hues–you choose the leather and the liner.
Caba is the pricier of the two lines, with the clutch at $88 going all the way
up to the largest tote for $580. Le Pliage starts at $55 for a
purse and tops out at $165 for the super roomy tote. For both styles you
can choose either long handles or short handles. (I always go with the
long handles so I can easily throw the bag over my shoulder, I’ve
learned the hard way that handheld handles can really put strain on a
You can also get your initials inscribed, something I’m
usually not into, but the way Longchamp does it with beautifully
understated dotted letters is really nice.
So honey, I really
hope you’re reading this. The cream colored Le Caba with pink butterfly
lining and long handles is exactly the bag I need to carry all those diapers you never
A customized Longchamp bag from the Longchamp website makes an awesome Mother’s Day gift. It takes three weeks to receive your bag, so get on it!