Best Luxury Bags in Malaysia That Every Woman  Should Splurge On 

Women and handbags are inseparable
By: Balqis Ariffin
February 7, 2023

Thanks to Marilyn Monroe, the saying, diamonds are a girl’s best friend has been a magic mantra that all of the women swear by. But, let’s just rethink that for a minute. How about a handbag? Specifically luxury bags. Similar to everyone, heading out to the door without carrying a bag or even a purse will not even cross our minds. It just absolutely feels like some part of yourself is missing. So it is not an overstatement to say that women and handbags are somewhat inseparable.

Apart from its obvious purpose to carry personal items, handbags are a fashion statement that often reflects one’s style and status. We dare you to ask any women or even guys, owning branded or luxury bags are one of their ultimate dreams.

If you are on a quest to search for the best luxury bags in Malaysia, it can be quite difficult to find the one that suits your preferences. Fret not, regardless of the popular luxury brands that you like, this list is certified handy. 

Top Luxury Bags in Malaysia 

1. Chanel Small Flap Bag

This Chanel Small Flap Bag is part of the Spring – Summer 2022 Pre Collection that is available on its website. This design is considered as the crux of the Chanel handbags collection and it is highly loved by celebrities all over the world. The minimalist design exudes elegance that is timeless. Created with a high-quality lambskin, it includes a golden chain strap that perfectly contrasts with the black leather.

Price: RM22,830.00

Where to buy: Chanel official website 

2. Small Lady Dior Bag

The newly launched Small Lady Dior Bag Bright Pink Cannage Lambskin will be one of the highly sought after luxury bags in Malaysia. Designed with a Cannage stitching and signature quilted texture, this bright pink handbag is perfect for all occasions. It also features an adjustable shoulder strap that can be removed depending on the fashion preference. Whether you want to style it over your shoulder, crossbody or simply just carry it by hand, this bag is definitely a must-have. 

Price: RM22,500.00

Where to buy: Dior official website 

3. Louis Vuitton Neverfull MM

Louis Vuitton Neverfull MM is regarded as the epitome of its handbag collection and recently they debuted Spring 2022 of this statement piece. Crafted with cowhide leather, this tote bag is embossed with the signature monogram of the brand. It is available in two variants, crème beige or black prints with microfiber lining. If you look closely you will notice that they incorporate the Malletage pattern, which is used on the linings of the Louis Vuitton trunks. 

Price: N/A

Where to buy: Louis Vuitton official website 

4. Gucci Horsebit 1955 Mini Bag

Gucci Horsebit 1955 mini bag is the reinvention version of the classic design. Available in three variants, it comes with two detachable shoulder straps, leather and two shades of nylon web. Thereby you can easily transform your look from casual to elegant in under a minute. The golden horsebit detail is an essential element that symbolises the brand’s trademark. With the vintage-inspired design, it is not only a timeless piece but also a perfect investment too.

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Where to buy: Gucci official store 

5. Fendi Peekaboo ISeeU Small White Python Leather Bag with Inlay

The Fendi Peekaboo ISeeU small white python leather bag with inlay is the perfect representation of one of the luxury bags in Malaysia. Luxuriously created with white python leather, it features stocking girls graphics which is a nod to the legendary fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez. Designed with two compartments, the bag also includes the iconic embellishment of twist lock with Fendi engrossed on it. Users can opt to style it on their shoulder or crossbody, by adjusting the detachable strap. 

Price: RM32,000.00

Where to buy: Fendi official store 

6. Givenchy Small 4g Bag in Box Leather with Chain

The Small 4g Bag in Box Leather with Chain by Givenchy  is one of our picks on the best luxury bags in Malaysia. It features a dark red calfskin leather with a golden chain strap. With the compact yet stylish design, it is ideal for an everyday look. Inside the bag, you can find the main compartment with one pocket and six slots for cards. This flap bag features a magnetic clasp with gold finishes. The best part? Its signature logo is the centre of attention. 

Price: RM8300.00

Where to buy: Givenchy official website 

7. Hermes Birkin

Whenever we think of luxurious bags, the first thing that pops into mind is Hermes Birkin. Known for their impeccable quality and elegant design, the bags offer an exclusivity that is not available for everyone. So if you truly want to get your hands on their handbags, you might want to do some research before buying them. One pro tip is to invest in bags that are created from alligator or crocodile leather. 

Price: N/A

Where to buy: Hermes Birkin official store 

8. Yves Saint Laurent Puffer Small Bag in Quilted Vintage Denim and Suede

If you want to splurge on the latest launches of luxurious bags, make sure to go for the Yves Saint Laurent Puffer Small Bag in Quilted Vintage Denim and Suede. Released as part of the Spring 2022 Collection, the bag is designed with a stunning rodeo blue shade. It has a signature metal monogram of the brand that is located at the centre of it. Although it features a chain crossbody strap, you can simply style it over your shoulder as well. 

Price: RM10,140.00

Where to buy: Yves Saint Laurent official website 

9. Prada Re-Edition 1995 Brushed-Leather Medium Handbag

If a vintage handbag is your cup of tea, you will surely be glad to know that Prada has released the re-edition of its iconic 1995 handbag. This brushed-leather medium handbag is designed with three main compartments and central zip closure. Apart from its classic keychain, it is sophisticatedly embellished with a printed logo at the centre. With a minimalist design, this bag is the epitome of practicality. 

Price: N/A

Where to buy: Prada official website 

10. Balenciaga Women’s Editor Large Bag in Metallized Extra Supple Crocodile Embossed Calfskin in Silver

The first time we lay our eyes on this bag which was released for Spring 2022,  Clones Collection, we were absolutely in love. So it is only right to list it as one of the must-have luxury bags in Malaysia. Aside from its captivating metallic silver shade, the hourglass design will surely make heads turn in a good way. Created with 100% calfskin, it includes a magnet closure and initial B at the centre. The bag also has several internal pockets and one patch pocket located at a back for practicality. 

Price: RM12,600.00

Where to buy: Balenciaga official website 

11. Bottega Veneta’s Sardine

Matthieu Blazy had a lot to fill as Bottega Veneta’s new design director for AW22, but he simply ripped it out of the baggage with a distinctive new shape: the Sardine. It has already been seen on celebrities ranging from Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to Kendall Jenner, and it’s a brilliant, elegant mix of the Italian brand’s traditional ‘Intrecciato’-style leather pouch with a metal grip fashioned mimicking a sardine.

Price: RM 18,036.90

Where to buy: Bottega Veneta

12. LOEWE’s Paseo

It takes a lot to top one of the trendiest bags of the last several years, the Loewe Puzzle, but the premium Spanish fashion label (with Jonathan Anderson at the helm) has done once more with its newest version, the Paseo. It first appeared over a decade ago and was recreated for the Loewe SS23 runway in September last year, and it’s been the buzz of the business ever since – so expect to battle for what is indeed a legend in the making.

Price: RM 12,900Where to buy: LOEWE

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