10 Best Chanel Classic Flap Alternatives

By Fifth Avenue Girl January 23, 2024

Like the look of the Chanel Classic Flap, but don't want to pay the extortionate price? You are not alone!

With the retail price of the Chanel Classic Flap surpassing $8,000 in 2023, quite a lot of people are starting to have doubts.

But in a way it's really no wonder, as with so many incredible Chanel Classic Flap alternatives available, why would you even want to buy the bag in the first place!?

See by yourself as we go through the list of the best Chanel Classic Alternatives!

1. KARL LAGERFELD AGYNESS SHOULDER BAG

With its half-quilted, half-solid real leather body, a flap-style closure and an interwoven chain strap, the Karl Lagerfeld Agyness Shoulder Bag is the closest you can get to the Classic Flap.

2. ASPINAL OF LONDON LOTTIE BAG

One of the most recognizable attributes of the Classic Flap is its distinctive interwoven chain and the Aspinal of London has integrated it flawlessly in their Lottie Bag.

3. REBECCA MINKOFF LOVE CROSSBODY

Featuring a chevron-quilted body with a chain-and-leather shoulder strap that can be removed to turn the bag into a clutch, the Rebecca Minkoff Love Crossbody should not be overlooked!

4. PINKO LOVE BAG

Who would have thought that we are going to have two bags named “Love” on the list? Yes, Pinko’s Love Bag has also made the list of the best Chanel Classic Flap alternatives!

5. DELAGE GINETTE BAG

Featuring a quilted leather exterior with a fold-over flap and an interwoven leather chain strap, the Delage Ginette Bag is much like the Chanel Classic Flap, just with a slightly different lock and quilting.

6. GUCCI GG MARMONT SHOULDER BAG

Three Gucci bags, or one Chanel Jumbo? Yes, that’s how many Gucci Marmont bags you’d be able to get for the price of one Chanel Classic Flap in the Jumbo size.

7. BULGARI SERPENTI FOREVER SHOULDER BAG

Adorned with the brand's iconic snakehead, as well as a snake-shaped shoulder strap, the Bulgari Serpenti Forever Shoulder Bag is as much as a handbag, as it is a piece of art.

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