Kate Spade is a Kansas girl. Born and raised in Missouri, having
attended Catholic school, studied journalism and even worked in bar, this amazing and creative person embarked on a career in fashion business in 1986, when she started working for the fashion magazine Mademoiselle in the accessories unit.
Her career went well and Kate was gradually promoted to the post of accessories editor in 1991. A bit later Kate left the magazine and in 1993 opened her Kate Spade handbags business together with her husband. Her previous experience in fashion industry, as well as the concept of creating beautiful and reasonably priced purses has now made Kate Spade one of the leading American brands.
Also the initial product portfolio has been expanded to cosmetic products, eyewear, fragrances, clothing line, footwear, baby products, home items, including bedding and tableware, and even laptop and Kindle cases. For her home decoration line, she has received several international and prestigious awards, including Elle Decor International Design Award for Bedding.
The brand is developing and expanding and it always seeks for the balance between design, price and comfort for the customer. Spade's initial inspiration was researches in flea markets and bazaars, so there is a lot of textile variety, beautiful shapes and styles in the current collections. Sometimes the brand has been criticized for the simple shapes of the purses that have made them easy targets for Kate Spade replica bag manufacturers. But the clean lined designs have always been one of their strongest selling points.
None of the Kate Spade purses has made it to the IT bag name yet, and although the current leather bag line is impeccable in the elegant and reserved 50-ties inspired spirit. Also the Kate Spade fabric bags are worth noticing, the joyful and colorful Hayworth Floral Karen satchel has a superb design and is a must-have for the coming season. Kate Spade handbags on sale
Chrystie Street Large Anisha purse
The leather Chrystie Street Large Anisha purse is a gorgeous bag - simple and clean lined in retro inspired shape it looks very elegant. This purse is to be taken to work, business meeting, nightclub on a girl's night out, or carried as a general tote for daily needs. The beautiful turn lock closure adds more playfulness and Kate Spade has once again made a sophisticated purse for busy and fashionable women. This purse is also quite roomy so you will be able to put all the essentials as required. The bag also features gold plated lock, beautiful textile lining. The size for this bag is as follows: 11.3 inches in height, 15.2 inches of width and it is 6 inches depth. Let's hope that this purse also turns up at Kate Spade handbags on sale section, as it would be a great catch.
Cobble Hill Small Cynthia
Named after an area in Brooklyn, the Cobble Hill purse is a beautiful and round shaped satchel for daily use. It is very comfortable, features three compartments and it has zip closure. The leather is pebbled cowhide and the inside has a textile lining in creamy and black creamy striped pattern.
The hardware is the usual gold plated and bag has the Kate Spade signature in golden print. Sizing of the purse is 10.4 inches in height, 12 inches width and depth is 6 inches. The rounded shape just adds more comfort for the bag owner so you will be able to easily fit all the essentials you need. The purse can be purchased online and there are some great shipping options for fast and economical delivery of the purse.
Hayworth Floral Karen tote
This handbag is dedicated to Rita Hayworth - famous movie star of 1940-ties. The handbag is very bright, joyful and definitely and attracts attention. Will go perfectly with with white dress. The bag features double handles, zip closure. The material is fabric (cotton sateen) with leather trim. The bag has three pockets, one internal and two slide pockets. Its size is 9 inches height, 11.9 inches width and 4.9 inches depth. This is also a wonderful purse to be awaited at Kate Spade totes on sale. If you love fun, see this cute mini pouch dedicated to the city of New York. For 328 USD it is sold online. Its made of resin and gold plated hardware.
Kate Spade is not the most expensive brand, although one could not call these bags cheap (in any of the sense of the word), the pricing has been reasonable and a good quality leather handbag (assorted colors) can be purchased at around 400 USD. For this price you will get good quality and beautiful design. For those who look for bargains, there is always a Kate Spade bags sale - a section on their website with many great deals on discounted leather handbags and textile purses.