Hermes Rivoli mules

Hermes Rivoli Mules Review – The quintessence of luxury

Jul 8th, 2020 Shoes Unwrapped 22 min read

A few weeks ago, against my better judgment, I decided to invest in a pair of Hermes shoes, the Rivoli mules to be precise. As a luxury lover, I have never had a problem with spending a small fortune on good quality fashion accessories, knowing full-well they would last forever and give me much enjoyment. Yet, when it comes to Hermes footwear even I had…

Hermes Kelly 32 Bag

Hermes Kelly 32 Review – The Everlasting Style Icon

Nov 19th, 2019 Handbags Unwrapped 23 min read

I declare my love for Hermes Kelly 32 bag. This infatuation came quite unexpectedly and I still cannot rationalise it. As a long-time devotee of Birkin 35 due of its size, functionality and, of course, the wow factor I was not prepared that there might exist another bag that could possibly come anywhere near such a magnificent accessory. And yet, Hermes Kelly 32 bag is…

Birkin 35 review featured image

Hermes Birkin 35 Review – Part 2

Aug 5th, 2019 Handbags Unwrapped 12 min read

In Part 1 of Birkin 35 review I wrote about features such as aesthetics and construction of the bag, its dimensions, weight and the date stamp. The aim of Part 2 is to shift focus to aspects such as durability and functionality of Birkin 35, the Hermes Spa, and consider whether the bag provides a true value for money. Durability of Birkin 35 | Hermes…

Birkin 35 review featured image

Hermes Birkin 35 Review – Part 1

Aug 3rd, 2019 Handbags Unwrapped 13 min read

The serendipitous encounter between Hermes’ CEO Jean-Louis Dumas and Jane Birkin in 1981 culminating in the birth of the Birkin bag is now legendary. Apparently, when sat next to the actress on a fight, Dumas observed that she was struggling to contain belongings in a bag carried at the time and the actress admitted that finding a chic but practical bag was a challenge. This…