IMAGE: THOM BROWNE
Whale you fall in love with this? We did, that’s for certain. It’s stylish, it’s enjoyable, however extra importantly it’s to-die-for-cute. Really. Thom Browne does particularly effectively in incorporating animals into his eponymous line, and within the case of the Whale Bag With Chain, it’s a whale with an articulated tail (that goes up and down) that you could carry simply within the palm of your hand.
Made of stiff leather-based (consider it as a mini trunk of types), there’s additionally an additional lengthy chain shoulder strap that you could hook onto the rings on both aspect, that you just may swing the whale over your physique for that cute throughout the physique look. Unsnap the kiss-lock prime closure and also you’ll discover a compact inside lined in leather-based in colors blue, pink and white, which is a Thom Browne signature.
Measuring 30 cm throughout by 13 cm tall, which we reckon is inclusive of the tail, this bag retails for USD4800 over on Thom Browne’s on-line retailer. Interestingly, over at SSENSE it sells for USD5130, so these rumours of upper than regular markups may very well be true. But regardless of who you purchase from, we assure that you just’ll have a whale of a time with this one. Sorry, couldn’t resist.
Image: Thom Browne