How can women be without a handbag or two or even dozens, yes dozens! They are like heels and jewelry it's just something women obsess over and even develop fetishes for them. In today's fashion conscious society the handbag is part of the whole modern womens' outfit it has to coordinate with everything else she is wearing. Or perhaps women want express a feeling or a mood with their bags. Or maybe it's a unique individual statement they want to make. But in thing is certain and that is a statement is being made by the bag she is carrying.
When it comes to choosing a bag not just any bag will do for women with eclectic taste in fashion. A lot times women want to be right there at the cutting edge of fashion and want only what is in vogue now. For these individuals what was hot and trendy six months ago is absolutely obsolete to them now. Whatever is being showcased on runways from France to New York you can bet these fashion savvy shoppers are placing their order or reserving a purchase with their favorite designer store that carries the bag.
Of course not everyone can afford the top tier latest fashionable bags being offered by the top designers. This is where the knock off artist thrive because they very well know a lot of women are in the market for such bags. They know they are looking for something that resembles the real thing as close as possible and they are willing to accept second best.
Although patents get circumvented on daily basis when it comes to bags and when such makers get stopped there is always some else in the wing to take over, so overall it can't be stopped altogether. As long as there is a market for these replicas your going to have rogue manufacturers of such bags.
If knock offs are not your thing and you don't care about status quo fashion gear then there plenty of options that are available to the sensible shopping consumer. As a matter of fact you can find very chic bags by lesser known designers and manufacturers that the public might mistake for a high end fashionable product if not inspected closely.
What it boils down to when it comes to bags and fashion is you shouldn't be turned off by the beyond the reach of the common woman. By researching and looking for alternatives even it means settling for a knock off, who really cares. It's not like people in public are going to pull you aside and check your bag for authenticity. And if you're part of the lucky blessed where you can have the real deal of the fashion world, then good for you. You go girl!