Iris Apfel to launch handbag line with HSN

90-year-old fashion icon Iris Apfel is once again teaming up with the Home Shopping Network, this time to launch a 12-piece handbag collection entitled ‘Extinctions’!  

“The old bag is getting into bags,” Iris told WWD about her new project. We couldn’t have put it better ourselves; we hope the handbag line is just as eccentric and over-the-top as she is!

The fashion icon’s new collection will feature handbags in an array of luxury materials, including Mongolian lamb’s fur and snakeskin among others. Prices will range from £228 to $398, and the bags will apparently come in five different colours.

“I’m a colour person. I’ve never been known to play it safe,” she told WWD. “Plus I like big bags. My eyeglasses are so big they don’t fit into smaller bags.”

Gotta love this woman! The Extinctions collection is due to be released in the autumn.

This post appeared first on We claim no credit for any images posted on this site unless otherwise noted. Images on this website are copyright to their respectful owners and credited to the original source where possible.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.