Aspinal's Spring/Summer '14 Press Day at Claridge's Hotel
Inspired by the hazy British summers of our childhood, the English countryside and the posh but naughty film adaptation of The Go-Between, Aspinal of London is bringing the country to town with a collection of covetable contemporary luxury fashion accessories.
Building on the brand's iconic heritage products, The Marylebone, The Berkeley and The Brook Street, Aspinal have created complimentary new families of bags and accessories carrying the iconic hardware and featuring the brands signature silhouettes.
In soft deer brown, intense poppy red, freshest cricket-white ivory, deep beetle black and uniform navy, skins include luxe nubuck, python, saffiano, smooth calf and pebbled grainy leathers, with an emphasis on the contrast between subtle tactile textures.
S/S14 Ladies' Collection
Key new shapes for Spring Summer are the new bags in the Marylebone family.
The Marylebone Light
in Deer Saffiano & Deer Smooth
The Marylebone Light takes our classic downtown, with a deconstructed body and a longer handle drop for wearing on the shoulder. The Marylebone Light is a super-chic contemporary tote with visible 'inside out' structure, celebrated in contrasting skins, nubuck and leather bringing a luxe edge to summer.
The Marylebone Clutch
in Black Pebble, Black Smooth & Black Nubuck with Ivory
The most versatile work to play bag - a shoulder bag, cross body, evening clutch with cool layered contrast leather panelling and a front hand slide, the clutch is big enough to fit your iPad too!
The Marylebone Mini
in Poppy Pebble & Poppy Smooth
The baby of the family - the iconic Marylebone in miniature with a cross body strap, available in a candy store of colours which make this bag even more irresistible.
The Marylebone Tech
in Black Pebble & Black Smooth
Meet the season's new I.T. bag! Innovation meets aspiration in the new Tech-Marylebone. The first luxury tote to feature an integral juice pack and cable paths, so you can charge your phone and tablet on the move. Available in black smooth and grainy leather combination with nickel hardware.
The Letterbox Rucksack
in Black Pebble & Black Smooth
The new Rucksack brings the country to the city, in smooth leather with the letterbox lock, a top handle for hand carrying and roomy side pockets. This chic pack bag is relaxed and practical but full of attitude.
The Shield Lock Berkeley Bag
in Ivory Saffiano & Ivory Smooth
Inspired by the original Berkeley bag, the all new Berkeley is a grown up English spin on the classic bowling bag, With feature Aspinal shield lock in colour matching or contrasting glossy enamel against the chic texture of saffiano leather, the bag's distinctive silhouette can be worn with the 'ears' tucked in for a neat bowling bag shape or out for a more relaxed attitude. Exquisitely engineered, the top of the bag is super-secure with kissing leather panels concealing a full zip.
The Shield Lock Manhattan Clutch
in Poppy Smooth
The well-loved Manhattan clutch has had a makeover! Longer and sleeker with the eye-catching new enamel Aspinal lock and classic chunky chain optional shoulder strap.
S/S14 Men's Collection
Aspinal of London love to champion British craftsmanship and materials and this season sees the
launch of Aspinal's England family of bags for men.
The England Messenger Bag
in Brown Saddle Leather & Tweed
Made by hand in Cumbria, the England Messenger Bag borrows the structure and aesthetic of a traditional English sporting bag but has been brought up to date for an urban customer, with each bag boasting tech compartments, practical features and a rugged English aesthetic.
The Satchel Weekender Bag
in Tan Smooth
A roomy structured travel bag, in luxurious smooth leather designed to get even better with age.
The Large Mount Street Bag
in Brown Saffiano & Smooth Brown
This season, The Mount Street family of bags has been updated in hard working Saffiano. Chic yet practical, the Large Mount Street bag is large enough for a serious quantity of paperwork or an overnight business trip.
The 'A' Tote
in Luxe Brown
New this season is the 'A' tote, a raw roomy, rough-luxe leather tote with clever adjustable strap so that
it can be carried by hand or on the shoulder. In signature black and brown Aspinal leather with the
iconic 'A' stitch detail and chunky nickel buckle.