For awhile I've been thinking that for my next bag purchase I should like to save up for something from local label, Estilo Emporio (don't bother with the website, except for PDFs it is eternally under construction). The leather accessories they produce are really gorgeous and I'm surprised they don't get more coverage in Australian fashion magazines. Unfortunately for me, their latest offerings (in stores August) are mostly slouchy, and I've decided that structured bags are the way of the future. There are some extremely beautiful bags, with a nice Bottega Veneta-vibe, on offer:
But nothing, I fear, for me.
p.s. I swear they did these phenomenal thigh-high boots before thigh-high boots were a thing: