Handbag heaven at Aspinal of London AW16 presentation

The day of the Aspinal of London AW16 collection presentation was the day I died and the angels took me to handbag heaven. This was my first ever experience of LFW and I’ve loved Aspinal of London for a while so I was super excited to be on the invite list.

The presentation was in the Claridge’s ballroom (naturally) and I knew it would start well when we were greeted with bubbling champagne and delicious white chocolate cake pops. We went into the ballroom, which was beautifully decorated with a 1940’s edge, complete with the prettiest pearl details you’ll ever see.





Creative Director, Mariya Dykalo, was looking absolutely stunning and quite rightly showing off the collection.


Then the lovely ladies from Aspinal showed us around. Insert dreamy arm-candy pics here.


Me and megababe Poppy Dinsey of WIWT (I’m such a fangirl)

#AspinalAW16 in summary:

Who was there: David Gandy, Katie Piper, Lucy Mecklenburgh, Ashley James and Jo Elvin, Editor of Glamour mag.

Where was it: The glamorous ballroom at Claridge’s, Mayfair.

Collection highlights: The Pegasus Collection by Emma Shipley is a totally cosmic collaboration and the Editor’s Tote, complete with phone charger is rather fabulous.

What we took home: Over 100 photos of handbags and a large Essential Flat Pouch in smooth burgundy – absolute joy.

Thank you Aspinal for a wonderful afternoon!

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  1. Jade
    23rd February 2016 / 6:07 pm

    Charlie the double zip leather tote is absolutely the best bag I have EVER seen and I NEED it ????

    • 23rd February 2016 / 7:15 pm

      Isn’t it amazing. I love the Editor’s Tote and the Lottie bags. I need them all!

  2. Mariana
    24th February 2016 / 3:05 pm

    Omg – amazing!

  3. 26th February 2016 / 7:46 am

    Wow! Looks fabulous, I suddenly really need a new bag!!! Love the sparkly silver one – looks beautiful! Bet you had the most amazing time! ????Xxx

    • 26th February 2016 / 4:49 pm

      It really was fabulous! The silver sparkly was one of my faves too – I’m such a magpie!

      • 26th February 2016 / 4:53 pm

        Me too! Anything sparkly and I’m like ‘oooo’ – totally impractical though! Be nice for a nice out with the girls! ????xxx

  4. 26th February 2016 / 8:04 am

    Looks great. Love Aspinal – I just got a wallet from them and I think it’s going to be my first purchase of many. Very happy with the quality- I think there are more expensive brands without better quality! Have been raving about it to all my friends!


    • 26th February 2016 / 4:50 pm

      I totally agree on quality. Plus they’re a British brand so that’s a plus 🙂

    • 26th February 2016 / 4:51 pm

      Too many! I’m just glad there wasn’t an opportunity to buy otherwise my purse would have been in trouble 🙂

  5. 26th February 2016 / 11:51 am

    Looks like a fabulous event! I love how they presented the new collection scattered around the ballroom. And it was in Claridges – so that’s a great treat 🙂

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