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The Essex Bag
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The Essex Bag
The Essex Bag
Product Details
See these brass stud closures? They make it possible to get in and out of your bag in seconds—so genius. We love how they turn this dual-compartment leather carryall into your go-to bag for every day. (Remove the shoulder strap to make it your go-to clutch for night.)
  • Leather.
  • Collar stud closure.
  • Removeable shoulder strap.
  • 8"H x 10"W.
  • Import.
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The Essex Bag

The Essex Bag is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best in the business I bought this bag specifically for a brief trip to New York, and even though it rained and snowed everyday and my bag got absolutely soaked time and again, it still looks new as ever. It's very spacious for its size and my main complaint is that there is no interior pocket in the main compartment, since it'd have been nice to have more storage spots than just the main compartment and the small one under the white flap. I loved the look of the bag, and it looks great so long as you don't wear any colors that clash horribly, of course. The white flap adds the perfect dash of class and color to the otherwise basic colors, tan and navy. Everything in the bag was easily accessible via the stud closures, and the length of the strap can be adjusted. Overall, I loved it. The only drawback is that lack of interior zippered pockets, that's it.
Date published: 2013-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very nice and useful bag I like this bag very much. It works well for me and it looks good at the same time. In my opinion it looks both dressy (because of the white and dark blue leather) and casual (because of the brown leather). I like the closure also. The only thing I would change is the shoulder strap which is quite rough on one side and small pieces of leather come off. Also clips of the strap disconnect too easily.
Date published: 2013-03-13
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