Want a piece of the designer label you covet? Below, we've listed down nine popular brands' most affordable arm candy—all tallied from their official websites, by the way—for your pleased perusal! Yes, you can carry the name you've been dreaming of without having to drop bucks too serious.
Fourbi 20 pouch, $550 (approximately P29,200), HERMES, hermes.com
This Hermès handbag pouch comes in top-quality canvas and Barenia calfskin studded with palladium-plated hardware. It's adorable, measuring in at just 8" long, 3" high, and 6" deep!
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Favorite PM, $830 (approximately P44,100), LOUIS VUITTON, louisvuitton.com
A timeless classic and totally worthy of its name, the Favorite can be worn three ways: as a clutch, slung crossbody with a long strap, or dangled from the wrist by its shorter chain.
Velvet & Gold-Tone Metal clutch, $2100 (approximately P111,600), CHANEL, chanel.com
Though this beaut doesn't boast Chanel's famous interlocking double Cs, its supple, regal velvet finish more than makes up for it! Introducing the statement clutch to drool over.
Dionysus GG Supreme super mini bag, $780 (approximately P41,400), GUCCI, gucci.com
So tiny! This structured, chain-strap GG Supreme-printed canvas super mini bag has a key ring that can be used to attach it to a separate larger tote. It's fronted by the ubiquitous textured spur closure—a unique detail referencing the Greek god Dionysus, who in myth is said to have crossed the river Tigris on a tiger sent to him by Zeus.
Fabric shoulder bag, $650 (approximately P34,500), PRADA, prada.com
Presenting the very definition of sleek, chic, and practical. The steel finish hardware speaks for itself!
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Leather shopping bag, $995 (approximately P52,800), SAINT LAURENT, ysl.com
The fact that this shopper is likely going to be your new fave everyday bag is enough to yell "invest!" Roomy and soft, this unstructured tote has flat leather handles and an attached, removable zip wallet-pouch for optimal practicality. We're convinced.
Everyday camera bag XS, $810 (approximately P43,000), BALENCIAGA, balenciaga.com
There are other pouches with a price tag lower than this, but this small calfskin number is the most affordable Balenciaga bag with a strap currently available on the label's website! Living for that aged bordeaux hue.
Nano Horizon Bag in Matte Leather, $1390 (approximately P73,800), GIVENCHY, givenchy.com
The Horizon's iconic rectangular construction is characterized by its wide leather panel, interlacing the sides of the bag as an all-around belt accent that's detachable by snap buttons. Its spacious design features two round top handles, a detachable and adjustable shoulder strap, a front centre logo stamp, and purse feet. Another candidate for Most Dependable!
Wallet on chain leather mini-bag, $1190 (approximately P63,200), FENDI, fendi.com
Color blocking and little studs create the Bag Bugs motif Fendi's become synonymous to in the last few years! This calfskin mini bag's flap and interior are set out like a wallet, with zippered and flat pockets plus six card slots ready for use. A long, detachable chain shoulder strap allows you to wear it hands-free, too!