If you have been clueless, know that one of the season’s hottest bags is a (vintage-inspired) Coach purse!
Coach has turned to its archive of iconic bags and released a re-issue of sorts this fall, churning out heritage pieces (through the Legacy and Willis lines) that are very reminiscent of the label’s ultra-classic and timeless designs from decades back, when the brand was such a closet staple:
Coach is relaunching its ultra-classic and timeless handbags
These archival bags are straightforward, mostly saddle or satchel-like, and appear seasonless. Interestingly, even with just a simple turn-lock detail and a flap here or a pocket there, the purses are selling like hotcakes.
Despite the age-old design, they still look very modern. Young fashionistas are drawn by their clean lines, while the older women flock to them out of nostalgia.
Taylor Swift with a Coach Legacy mini saddle bag in Massachusetts on July 27, 2012 (Credit: Robert Button / WENN)
Of course, the big difference between then and now is that you can grab these bags in many colors.
Coach City Willis Leather Satchel, $298
A clean, top-bar design defines a mainstay satchel shaped from glove-tanned leather that is waxed and polished by hand for a natural finish that improves with age
Coach Legacy Archival Bucket Bag, $398
Classically clean lines shape a spacious bucket bag crafted from silky, glove-tanned leather
Coach Legacy Archival Rambler Crossbody, $348
A tassel-trimmed crossbody embodies classic design with a trim silhouette cast in supple glove-tanned leather