What is the story of the Burberry designer handbags? Burberry Group is a luxury fashion company located in Great Britain. Burberry manufactures clothing and accessories. This store has many chain stores located world wide and has a catalog than one can order from as well. One of their most popular items are the Burberry designer handbags.
Burberry was founded by Thomas Burberry in 1856. Thomas was only 21 years old at the time. He started out as an draper’s apprentice and opened his own store in Basingstoke, Hampshire, England. The business had established itself by the year 1870 by creating an exclusive line of hunting wear. It was Burberry who invented gabardine cloth which is not only a hardwearing, sturdy fabric but breathable as well. The yarn of this cloth is waterproofed before the weaving begins. This method was patented in 1888.
Burberry was the original name of the Burberry products but it soon changed to Burberry’s of London. This name is still visible on many of the older products including the Burberry designer handbags. When you buy a Burberry handbag make sure it is authentic. It will have the Burberry plaid tartan design as well as the equestrian knight which is the Burberry logo. The logo is usually on the front. The material will be a vinyl coated canvas which will feel like leather. The stripes of the design must meet on the sides as well as on the bottom. Also, the Burberry signature will be embossed on the outside. Descriptions of the lining of the Burberry designer handbags is below.
The Burberry handbags are always lined in black canvas, beige pigskin suede, or the Burberry signature fabric which is a thick jacquard type of fabric with the name Burberry woven in a glossy thread through the fabric in beige, black, brown or red. The different colors of leather used are black matte leather, black highly polished leather, brown matte leather or a red highly polished leather. The hardware that is used for the Burberry handbags are always either silver-toned or gold-toned with Burberry neatly and clearly engraved on the zipper handle. This is how you can tell that your Burberry designer handbag is the real thing and not a copy.
Sometimes, if you are very lucky, you can find a used Burberry designer handbag at a consignment shop that has been refurbished to like new condition. The only difference between the used and the new is the more reasonable price of the used handbag. Not being able to afford a new designer handbag doesn’t make it any less precious. These handbags lend an air of prestige to the owner and goes with every outfit that you have.These are very functional bag and can accommodate any valuables such as a cell phone or keys that you carry with you. Your possessions are easily organized in these bags. If you are going on a job interview, then the Burberry designer handbag is what you want to have at your side.