Wandler preceeds itself: Before I’d even seen any product from the bag brand, no less than four people had told me how “obsessed” I’d be with them. Designer Elza Wandler, who launched the brand in 2017, hails from south Netherlands, currently resides in Amsterdam, and has her bags made in Italy—so yes, anyone who really knows my simple yet polished style, would be correct to guess I’d love Wandler bags. But anyone who knows me also knows I can be a bit stubborn, so I had a very “I’ll be the judge of that!” mentality about the whole thing.
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When the bags finally landed on Net-a-Porter, I had to give it to everyone: I’m obsessed. Clean lines? Luxe leather? No-frills colorways? Hell yeah, sign me up!
Lotta Leather Tote, $715; net-a-porter.com
The first shape I fell for was the rounded, trapeze-edged shoulder bag named the Hortensia.
Hortensia Smooth and Textured-Leather Shoulder Bag, $890; net-a-porter.com
Then I spotted a mini bag wrapped around the waist of a fellow fashion editor and—yep, I wanted the Anna belt bag too.
Anna Leather Belt Bag, $415; net-a-porter.com
Add to the fact that I’ve got a case of the shoppies (hey, it’s holiday season!) and I’m sold. I think I’ve found my new everyday bag.
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