Fun-sized and fabulous.
The wishlist is growing and it’s not stopping — we’ve ventured into designer tech accessories, skincare sets, and jewellery. Now we’re adding more to the ever-growing wishlist with small leather accessories. Many would usually go into the normal route of finding a bag or wallet, but since it’s Christmas — why not have a little fun with your gifts?
Enter small leather accessories — mainly consisting of mini bags and leather cardholders that are perfect for anyone in your life. Fashionistas or not, these miniatures will win over their hearts because of its own unique size. Since minimalism is the way to go now, these are also great due to its limited space for those who are or trying to be part of the trend.
Here are some of our favourite small leather accessories.
This article first appeared on Lifestyle Asia Singapore.
For a very stylish way to carry your phone about town, this Hermès phone case and wrist strap are an elegant option. Gracefully wrapped around the wrist, the ever colour calfskin is sure to catch the eye of anyone who passes it by.
If you’re one of many that prefer going cashless nowadays, this textured-leather cardholder may be for you. There are five slots, each angled at the corners for easier access and one main zipper compartment for loose change or receipts. Made in Italy, this cardholder is crafted from durable leather so you won’t have to worry about it being scratched.
Seen your loved one carrying a GG Marmont? Here’s a mini version of the said bag to perk her day up. This can be carried as a keyring to attach to its larger version, or you can double up the strap and wear it around your waist. Made in Italy using supple quilted leather, this is the perfect size to hold a phone, cardholder and lipstick — the essentials.
This is for the hypebeast or hypebae of your life — a white, minimalist-looking cardholder by Balenciaga. This cardholder is definitely a statement leather piece, aside from the fact that it’s white but it also has Balenciaga in bold black letters in front. It also features four card slots and a middle compartment for your notes, if there are any.
Not a fan of mini bags and cardholders? Then how about a hair accessory — made of leather, of course. The headband by Jennifer Behr is made from tan leather. Its shade is 100% versatile and can be matched with anything from fancy bold dresses to a neutral top and bottom.
A bag that you may find familiar — Loewe’s Gate bag in a miniature version that would fit in that Christmas stocking. Loewe Gate style bag was introduced in 2018 during Loewe Spring/Summer 2018 runway. It has been on the arms of many fashionistas and celebrities, and it should be on the arm (or in this case, shoulder), of your loved one as well.
Compact but spacious, this is made for those who still want to bring out more than just cards. It features four card slots, a zipped compartment for coins and even a slip pocket for receipts or miscellaneous things you need to stash.