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Feted yesterday in L.A., the Elizabeth and James handbag collection is definitely a mix of Lala Land boho and Big Apple slickness — much like the sisters themselves. With timeless, slouchy shapes that seem like they could take a good beating (and look better because of it), we can definitely see the bags becoming one of those ubiquitous It bags dangling off the arms of PYTs.
This being the Olsen twins (a.k.a. those of the $39,000 crocodile backpack), they obviously have some rucksacks covered in expensive-looking (and expensive-costing) fur. The pieces range from $395 for a leather shoulder bag to $625 for a spotted, haircow-covered tote.
Photo: Courtesy of Elizabeth and James
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