7 Tricks to Ensure Your Handbags Will Last for Years

As far as shopping goes, handbag shopping is high up on the importance scale. The reason? Many women are more willing to splurge on a beautiful designer handbag than on any other wardrobe component, justifying a purchase by saying, “Well, this will last for years,” which brings us to today’s subject: learning how to preserve and properly care for purses (and store purses). Luckily, there are a few simple steps you can take to ensure that your precious satchels are kept in mint condition for years to come, and a few affordable items that can help you do just that (most of which are conveniently available for purchase via Amazon or The Container Store). 

Scroll down to see our tips (including how to treat and protect your purses' leather and how to help them keep their shape), and to shop gorgeous investment bags that you’ll want to protect.

Congrats! Now you have all the tools you need to take care of that bag you spent your hard-earned cash on.

Opening Image: Sandra Semburg