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A lot from Christie's New York handbag auction.

Christie’s Pushes Handbag Division With First New York Auction

Christie’s will hold its first New York live handbag auction on December 11, as the auction house intensifies its efforts in the new division.

A handbag by Ghurka.

Ghurka Launches Full Women’s Handbag Line Designed by Kathy Formby

Ghurka has hired Kathy Formby, who had a hand in creating Ralph Lauren’s “Ricky” bag, as its creative director.

Von Holzhausen handbag

Von Holzhausen Introduces Handbags

Former automotive designer Vicki von Holzhausen has shifted her focus to the handbag market with a pared-down line launching Monday.

Alice Horlick, Creative Director and CEO of Aevha.

Emerging Indie Handbag Designers Discuss Their Signature Bags

Here are 10 emerging names and the bags for which they’re best known.

Pramma Opens Store in South Korea for Luxe Handbag Line

The collection launched in July in partnership with Kenny Park of South Korean handbag manufacturer Simone.

Handbags from Shinola.

Shinola Readies First Full Women’s Handbag Collection

The Detroit-based brand has unveiled its first full-fledged handbag collection, with nine styles created by codesign directors Richard Lambertson and John Truex.

Roger Vivier RTW Spring 2016

Roger Vivier Revives Flower Power for Spring 2016

Roger Vivier’s Bruno Frisoni channeled a Sixties and Seventies floral vibe, but added some street chic for good measure.

Samsonite Buys Italian Retail Chain

The Hong Kong-based company bought the handbag and travel goods retail chain Chic Accent for a total cash consideration of 8.5 million euros, or $9.49 million.

Kipling Responds to Mireille Gram Arrest

Mireille Gram, daughter of the former president of Kipling, was arrested for attempted murder of her daughter over the weekend.