Top 10 British handbag designers

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Who's your favourite British handbag designer? Victoria Beckham? Sophie Hulme? Anya Hindmarch? From Burberry to Mulberry via Aspinal, Osprey and Lulu Guinness, we're rounding up the best of British.

Who's your favourite British handbag designer? It's a tough question to answer, especially right now.

We've attempted the impossible with this top 10 round up of home soil handbag brands - let us know what you think.

Anya Hindmarch


From Frosties inspired tote bags to classic clutches, Anya Hindmarch bags are a hit with celebs including Caroline Flack and Alexa Chung too.

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Anya Hindmarch Featherweight Ebury, £795, anyahindmarch.com



Sophie Hulme


Sophie Hulme's structural handbags are officially a sell-out on Net-a-Porter.com. Even if you don't know her name, you'll know her bags.

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Sophie Hulme Leather Tote, £600, net-a-porter.com



Aspinal of London


From Fearne Cotton to Made In Chelsea's Millie Mackintosh and Lucy Watson, Aspinal specialises in British luxury.

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Aspinal of London Marylebone Tech, £995, aspinaloflondon.com



Mulberry


If you don't own a Mulberry bag, you probably want to. From the classic Bayswater to the Willow tote, Del Rey bag and Alexa Satchel, Mulberry is the Brit bag brand of the moment.

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Mulberry Willow Tote, from £1,600, mulberry.com



Burberry


A true British heritage brand, the appeal of Burberry's clean and classic style looks set to remain forever.

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Burberry Petal Bag, from £795, burberry.com



Vivienne Westwood


There's more to Vivienne Westwood than tarten shopper bags! Cue reused leather loved by celebrities and that Rihanna cock clutch.

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Vivienne Westwood leather tote, from £400, viviennewestwood.co.uk



Osprey London


Designer and founder Graeme Ellisdon has turned Osprey London into one of the chicest, quintessentially English handbag brands ever.

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Osprey London Georgie handbag, £525, ospreylondon.com



Lulu Guinness


Lulu Guinness' Lips Clutch bags have been carried by everyone from Kate Moss to Millie Mackintosh and Kourtney Kardashian.

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Lulu Guinness Lips Clutches, from £245, luluguinness.com



Victoria Beckham


Who doesn't want a VB Liberty Tote? We thought as much. Since launching her accessories line in 2011, Victoria's bags have become a sell-out.

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Victoria Beckham Liberty Shopper Tote, £895, victoriabeckham.com



Alexander McQueen


From the iconic skull knuckle duster clutch bags to the Heroine handbag loved by Miranda Kerr and more, Sarah Burton has built on McQueen's fierce/feminine style signature.

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Alexander McQueen Mini Heroine bag, £1,350, alexandermcqueen.com



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