You may have seen it on Instagram hanging from the arms of #chloegirls or the streets of Paris during Fashion Week. The aptly named Chloé C bag provides a chic twist on the logomania craze with the large, gold C prominently featured on the front flap. With its new hardware, the C bag is the latest by new creative director for the brand, Natacha Ramsay-Levi.
From Drew to Faye, Chloé is known for its trendy successes. The company hopes they have another fashion hit with this latest design. The C Bag, which made its runway debut during Spring 2019, comes in multiple styles and shades. The standard is made of calfskin leather, but if you’re looking for something a bit more exotic, a few styles have crocodile skin options. Let’s take a look at some of the different style options of the new Chloé C.
The Mini C Bag
The mini C bag is a compact and lightweight bag at 1.2 pounds with a flat 6.5cm top handle for easy carry. It’s dimensions are 16cm by 13cm with a depth of 5cm. Additionally, the bag comes with an adjustable shoulder strap with a range from 52cm-62cm. It is currently priced at $1,450 via Bergdorf Goodman.
The Small C Double Carry Bag
The Small C is a the quintessential small handbag at 2.1 pounds. Its dimensions are 23cm by 16cm with a depth of 6cm. With two distinct straps the bag easily hangs from your elbow or across your shoulder. The short strap is 23cm, while the adjustable ranges from 51cm-57cm. It is currently priced at $1,850 at Nordstrom.
The C Clutch with Chain
If you’re looking for something small and easy to carry during a night on the town, this structured clutch is only 1.1 pounds. Its dimension are 21.5cm by 14.5cm, and it has a depth of 5cm. The bag sits well over the shoulder or cross body, with the chain strap measured at 53cm.
The C Belt Bag
For fans of the belt-bag, Chloé has you covered. With two strap options, you have the option to wear it cross body or around your waist as well as hold it in your hand. The belt bag’s width is 17.5cm, height is 11cm, and the depth is 4cm. The small strap is 6.5cm, while the adjustable strap ranges from 52cm-62cm. Right now, the belt bag is on sale for $841.50, 15% off its usual $990, at Nordstrom.
So, are you ready to hop on the ‘C’ train? The new golden hardware is certainly a new direction for Chloé, a company not known for heavy logo usage. Time will tell if the C becomes the newest Drew or Faye. Are you willing to trade in your Chanel double C for the single letter? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below and make sure to join in on the conversation at BopTalk!
Updated: March 23rd, 2019