I discovered this Italian brand while in Florence back in 2009. They sell mostly bags but also luggage and have two stores in London. Price and quality of the Carpisa bags is good and it is nice to have something different next to Topshop, H&M and Primark.
In October last year I bought a bag for GBP 35.90. After two zippers broke and I could literally not close the bag any more, I wanted to...more
You should visit Carpisa if:
1) You're a woman
1a) You're a man
2) You love bags.
Seriously, this place is amazing. When I first encountered it, I was strolling down Oxford Street and side-eyed the window display. I saw fashion-forward bags and didn't think much of it.
'Carpisa?' I thought, 'That must be a designer I've never heard of...'
I didn't think much of it, that is,...more
I absolutely adore this shop. Even if I'm in a mad rush I'll slow down for its windows and maybe peek in for just a little minute.
They have gorgeous little bags, in very very logical prices, along with a selection of leather bags in the back.
I'd strongly recommend you look out for their jewelry boxes, as they are incredibly well designed and useful. Every few months they come up with a...more