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The best vegan handbags for spring

Posted by Rachel Christina on

Spring is here! The flowers have bloomed, the sun is shining and what can top it better than a perfect vegan handbag to go with you on all your daily adventures. From bright yellows, darling pinks and even sophisticated blacks, you cannot go wrong with these beauties.

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Hot fashion at divine discounts in the Beyond Bags Summer 2018 Sale.

Posted by Claire Smith on

Celebrate the peak of the summer season by getting up to 40% off selected bags that suit this summer's hot trends. 

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Spotlight on cork, a luxury eco-fabric that saves forests and makes great purses

Posted by Claire Smith on

  Ever wondered how cork is harvested and processed to make luxury handbags? Check out this fascinating video and learn more... It's part of the Beyond Bags mission to prove that animal-free and eco-friendly doesn't have to mean some tired old cotton tie-dye or jute shopping bag! Cork is an amazingly soft, supple and lightweight material that is water-resistant and stain-resistant and can be fashioned into bags that are individual and unique thanks to each natural cork piece having its own inherent specialness. Beyond Bags is sourcing luxury cork bags from a number of designers, each with their own special twist, but...

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New Pinatex luxury bags in store now!

Posted by Claire Smith on

As more designers start to create bags in this innovative new leather substitute, made from pineapple leaves, Beyond Bags is expanding its range.Beyond Bags selects from the best designed and well made bags available for vegans, and we are thrilled to find more options in Pinatex from new designers in new styles. Beyond Bags now stocks backpacks, totes, bucket bags and a sophisticated clutch that converts to a cross body with an adjustable faux leather strap.For the discerning customer who wants to maintain vegan principles and also protect the environment, Beyond Bags is seeking out lots more leather alternatives made from natural...

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The distinctive luxury look of Ostrich skin without cruelty

Posted by Claire Smith on

Faux ostrich skin bags now in stock !I'm sure that many of you will have seen the heartbreaking footage from PETA of mistreated ostriches, held captive and farmed to provide ostrich skin for luxury bags. Killed at just 1 year old, whereas in the wild ostriches can live up to 40 years, the terrified birds are turned upside down to have their throats slit, in front of other ostriches awaiting the same fate. After the bird's throat has been cut its feathers are plucked out, to create the desired “goose bump” texture seen on Hermès, Louis Vuitton and Prada handbags. Truly horrible and not...

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