Our Guide To The Best Quilted Bags – AW12
With heritage tweeds, country coats and wildlife motifs all mainstays at Burberry’s AW12 show, we weren’t surprised to spot classic quilted bags re-imagined in colours inspired by the great outdoors.
Going anything but easy on the accessories; the show mismatched reptile skinned gloves with mustard belts and woollen black tights proving that last season’s less-is-more approach was a fleeting feeling.
If you’re weary of trying out autumnal tones head to toe, dip into the season’s new palette by scouring the shops for oversized quilted bags in Burberry-inspired khaki colours, burnt burgundies and myrtle greens.
If you thought chains should be saved solely for your bag strap, think again; we were bowled over as soon as we spotted Dorothy Perkins’ affordable high street hit.
If you’re tempted to trial the quilted bag trend, but usually find yourself carting around your iPod or laptop daily, a shopper is a sensible, yet stylish, option.
Roomy enough to house a spare pair of sparkly shoes, and in a work-worthy shade, ASOS’s quilted bag is a great desk-to-drinks option that will see you through the weekend too.
With its subtle Scottish style checks, studded detailing and gold hardware, New Look’s Boucle bag has soared to the top of our high street hit list.
Ever since the ubiquitous Stam of season’s past became an ‘it bag’ hit, Marc Jacobs has been our go-to label for beautifully crafted quilted bags.
Securing his style spot again this autumn, this crimson-coloured quilted bag is the perfect size and shape for girls on the go.
Breaking up military-inspired ensembles with pumpkin coloured bags, Moschino’s Cheap & Chic collection showcased an easy way to interweave bright autumn accessories into this season’s trend-led looks.
As khaki colours have replaced basic beiges to give a sultry background to lets statement shades sing, follow suit and add a colour flash to your wardrobe with a quilted bag in a spring bright but be sure to keep the rest of your outfit nearly-neutral.
Jewel colours rule this season so give yourself a helping hand in the style stakes and snap up this two-trend-ticking quilted bag from luxury label Carolina Herrera.
With its buttery soft, plum-coloured leather, it’s a bag that’ll age beautifully and is sure to be a staple season after season.
So stylish you’ll want to sling it over your shoulder every day, Mango’s quilted bag is an affordable way to nod to your style know-how.
Don’t shy away from statement shades this season; acerbic brights are a supremely stylish way to add a colour pop twist to your autumn attire.
Keep the rest of your outfit neutral, café au lait coloured cosy knits and beige basics will be this bag’s best friend.
Firm fashion royalty when it comes to quilted carry-alls, who doesn’t covet a classic Chanel bag?
Crafted from crumpled, rust-coloured leather, for a fresh take on the trend, this wish list buy is worth the cash splash.
As a solitary statement bag will elevate all of your outfits in the style stakes, giving classic t-shirts and Breton tops a new lease of life, this grained leather bag is set to be your most glamorous go-to. You’re also sure to love it for seasons to come.
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