9 Fascinating facts about Harris Tweed

October 06, 2018

Harris Tweed, Scotland

The barren, rocky island of Harris lies across the waters from Scotland, beyond the Isle of Skye. One hundred and fifty years ago the islanders created a unique cloth, a tweed entirely woven by hand that was to become world famous, known today as Harris Tweed. 

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Handbag Trends for Autumn/Winter 2018

August 17, 2018

Animal Prints
Animal Prints Handbag trends Autumn 2018 from Umpie Handbags

Top to tail with animal prints, the trend is to wear it head to foot - if you dare!
Or carry a really wild handbag instead.

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A Tribute to Kate Spade

June 20, 2018 1 Comment

It was with great sadness that I learned about the tragic death of the American handbag designer Kate Spade, in the news last week.

Kate Spade Tote Bag

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Handbag Trends for Spring/Summer 2018.

March 23, 2018

Ice Cream Pastels

Colours for Spring 2018

Dip into the gelato with new ice cream pastel colours...

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6 Tips To Keep Your Fabric Handbag in good shape

March 03, 2018 2 Comments

We are often asked how to care for our Umpie Fabric Handbags, so we've compiled a short list of our favourite Top Tips.
Most sensible...and some...a little tongue in cheek...

Dancing around the handbags

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