Skip to content

Dior Reissues Mini Lady Dior Handbag Carried By Princess Diana

The blue satin bag with rhinestone accessories costs 5,000 euros and is available in a limited edition of 200 pieces.

The site is intended to assist customers in trading in and purchasing jewellery, purses, and watches from eBay's top market sellers. Top brands such as Gucci, Rolex, and Van Cleef & Arpels will be represented in the store. eBay's Luxury Exchange is located at 22 W. 47th Street in New York, NY and is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 17.

A royal favourite from the 1990s has returned. The French fashion brand revealed today that Princess Diana's blue satin tiny "Lady Dior" purse, which she carried to the 1996 Met Gala, will be reintroduced for a limited edition. The bag, which costs €5,000 (approximately $5,180) and is only available in Dior boutiques, was designed specifically for the late Princess of Wales to carry to her one-and-only Met Gala appearance, which was themed to honour Christian Dior's impact on fashion.

The princess wore a navy slip dress with lace trim designed by John Galliano, Dior's newly appointed creative director at the time, and carried a blue satin bag designed as a smaller version of her favoured black quilted Dior bag — but the story doesn't end there.

According to Dior, Princess Diana fell in love with the design after the First Lady of France at the time, Madame Bernadette Chirac, gave her a "Chouchou" bag in 1995. After she was pictured wearing the purse on several occasions, the design brand christened it the "Lady Dior" in honour of Lady Diana. The iconic bag has been a part of Dior's history for decades and is available in a variety of colours and sizes, including the "Mini" style ($5,300), Diana's original medium bag ($6,100), and a small crossbody with a fun, personalised strap ($5,600).

The late princess isn't the only one who likes the "Lady Dior" look; the purse has been seen on Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, Paris Hilton, Mary-Kate Olsen, and Emmy Rossum. When it comes to the relaunched version, fashion aficionados should act quickly because the French label is only producing a limited edition batch of 200 before the navy satin is retired.


Prada’s Cleo shoulder bag draws inspiration from vintage Prada. Given its streamlined and elegant design, it is easy to understand why it has been such a big hit with fashion editors and influencers worldwide. (VAT included, £2,300) This Prada Cleo shoulder bag, made of black leather, will be your top option for every outfit. And it’s not just the colour, either.

With advice from a celebrity stylist and a fashion buyer, the most significant bag trends for 2023 are here to help you get the new year off to a great start.

1. Belt Bags
2. Super Size
3. Hard Shell
4. Drippy
5. Utilitarian Pockets
6. Top Handle
7. Chainmail
8. Extreme Minimalism
9. Floral
10. Sequins & Rhinestones


The purse you once cherished gradually degrades, and before you realise it, all left is a shell of what it once was. Everyone is guilty of neglecting the maintenance of their handbag, but if you’ve ever had to part with a purse you adored, you now realise how important it is to properly maintain them.

Fortunately, professionals who specialise in professional purse cleaning exist, making it simple to get your expensive handbag back to its pre-damaged state. Don’t let a fantastic bag get stained. Baby wipes are an excellent emergency spot-cleaning method for those little everyday accidents.

If you adore handbags and can’t imagine going a day without carrying one, you should be aware of the various available styles.
1. Shoulder Bag
2. Satchel
3. Sling Bag
4. Quilted Bag
5. Clutch
6. Minaudiere
7. Hobo Bag
8. Wristlet
9. Beach Bag
10. Wallet