Perhaps you are a fashion conscious woman and you love the latest trends and styles in clothing, but you have not been able to convince yourself to spend the money to buy a leather handbag. You know in your heart that you’ve been dreaming of owning a leather bag, and preferably one with a designer label. Maybe you’ve even bought a replica or knockoff brand, but within six months the handles broke, the straps snapped, the liner’s inner seams didn’t hold, or the zippers got tangled in the poorly constructed liner. . Regardless of the reason, you’ve never liked the feel of vinyl or burlap, but you’re tired of shopping for bags at malls and resale stores. If this describes you, then you’ll want to pay attention to the ways, valid reasons, to step up and spend your hard-earned money on a handbag made by big-name brand designers. Whether you’re considering a Juicy, Gucci, Clava, Coach, or any other designer brand, consider the following reasons not only to buy, but to invest in a fine leather handbag or purse.