As the old adage goes, sometimes the best things really do come in small packages. The same can be said for the newest additions to Loewe’s Gate Bag range. Since its debut at the Spring/Summer 2018 show in Paris, this saddle-inspired concept has rapidly ascended to become one of the Spanish luxury fashion house’s most prized possessions.

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Loewe mini

Expertly crafted from supple leather and boasting a saddle shape, there’s plenty of reasons to fall in love with the Gate Bag. To cater to the needs of modern day women who are always on the move, Loewe has decided to introduce the Gate in a more compact iteration. Measuring 15cm in height, the Mini Gate still retains all the distinctive features that have made this beloved crossbody purse a must-have staple in every wardrobe. 

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Constructed from smooth leather in irresistible shades such as Petroleum Blue, Wine, Scarlet Red and Caramel, each piece comes complete with an elegant knot detail wrapping over the front flap which has been further bolstered by contrasting topstitching, while a sumptuous suede lining ensures that your precious belongings are safely tucked away. For a closer look at the craftsmanship that goes into the creation of these cult bags, have a look at the gallery below.