Esin Akan creates luxury handbags that are actually functional
British brand Esin Akan is increasingly recognized for its versatile leather handbags and luxury designs. The founder launched her eponymous brand with the goal of creating stylish bags that offer as much function as style. And right now, the brand is offering early access to its Black Friday sale (and up to 50% off select styles) when you sign up for free. join his VIP club.
One of the main things fans love about Esin Akan is that every piece in her collection is convertible, allowing you to seamlessly transition to any scenario: day to night, weekend to wedding. , from work to the weekend. It’s no surprise that the brand has the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, among its fans (along with a handful of high profile influencers). All bags from Esin Akan come with free shipping and returns, lifetime quality guarantee and free monogramming.
Handmade in Turkey using calf leather from sustainable sources, the distinctive and timeless bags are designed with functionality in mind. Beyond the materials it uses, the brand takes other notable steps toward sustainability, including its partnership with ECOLOGI — for each purchase made on the Esin Akan website, native trees are planted worldwide.
In honor of the first Black Friday sale, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite deals from the brand. If you can’t wait for the sale, you can take advantage of 10% off now when you use code ENJOY10.
Shop our favorite Esin Akan pieces
The minimalist shoulder bag that turns into a clutch
The Belgravia bag is the brand’s best-seller, and it comes in two miniature and midi sizes. Its adjustable, double-layered shoulder strap means the soft-bodied bag can be worn over the shoulder, extended for cross-body wear, or completely detached to be used as a classic clutch on a night out.
A reviewer wrote: “Pretty little bag, materials and finishes of very good quality. I really like that the length of the strap can be adjusted to suit a crossover style and works well when worn over the shoulder – looks like a clutch too! He will get a lot of use out of it.
- Colors Available: Navy, Black, Mustard, Teal, Vanilla, Red
The stylish tote that expands for a spacious weekend
An ideal bag for work or travel, this extra-light and casual tote is roomy enough for your laptop and has a large interior side pocket to keep important items close at hand. When packed to the brim, its drawstring closure expands, transforming this everyday tote into a roomy one. weekend.
A reviewer wrote: “It’s such a light and roomy tote, I use it everywhere! At work, weekends and holidays. It easily fits in my child’s extras for back to school as well as in my laptop when I run for a meeting with a client in town Very sleek design without the big big brand logos I really like it and get lots of compliments every day All my colleagues in the office had to order one , after me !
- Available colors: black, beige, navy, green
The clutch that turns into a shoulder bag or belt
Like the Belgravia, the Mid-Length Chelsea Clutch can be worn across the body and on the shoulder thanks to its extendable and removable shoulder strap. But this pick can also be worn around the waist for a Hands-free fanny pack in elegant embossed leather.
A reviewer wrote: “I received the Chelsea bag as a gift and I LOVE it! Such a clever bag, I can wear it in so many ways! I’m ordering one for my mom!
The top-handle bag that doubles as a tote
The portable tote will always be a classic, and the Pimlico handbag is no exception. With rich embossed leather and a detachable shoulder strap that lets you carry it from a clutch, to a handbag, to a crossbody bag, the Pimlico pairs work with a definite edge.
A reviewer wrote: “My order arrived in beautiful packaging and honestly it’s hard to see the difference in quality between my Hermès bag and the Esin Akan bag”
- Available colors: black, burgundy
The clever tote that turns into a backpack
The Wimbledon backpack converts into a shoulder bag, crossbody bag, and chic backpack, so you can choose your style based on how much you carry. With its signature flat knot on the front and its matching knot zip puller, it combines practicality and refinement.
A reviewer wrote: “This is a gorgeous bag that I will use every day for work. I love the strap options that make it so convenient. So hard to get a big bag that isn’t just a shoulder bag. Very spacious, great color and beautifully made.”