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Favourite Things: Attavanti

Dawn Statham-Lowe, founder of Attavanti, chooses some favourite handbags and accessories from this season's collection.

Attavanti is the destination site where you'll find Italian handbags and leather accessories of the highest quality and craftsmanship.

Founder, Dawn Statham-Lowe picks some of this season's favourites.

Carbotti Classico Range

The Classico range by Carbotti, as its name suggests, is classic and is inspired by the legenday Birkin. It is handmade in hard waring palmellato leather. Choose from an easy to use zip top or traditional flap over. One of our best sellers and can be made to order in any colour. £215

Nicoli Exotic Tote Bag

Pastels are another big trend for summer and this Nicoli Exotic tote bag has been chosen for it's beautiful detail... Italian leather with faux ostrich print, contrasting tan leather straps and silver coloured buckle hardware. Perfect for hopefully, a long hot summer. £175

Giorgio Fedon 1919 Laptop Bag

Love this laptop bag by Giorgio Fedon 1919 from their Orion range. Beautiful, stylish and functional in the finest durable saffiano Italian leather. A fabulous, luxury unisex bag for the busy life you lead. £285

Pratesi iPad Air Case

Personalise and protect your technology with a luxury leather iPad Air case. Handcrafted by Pratesi in eco friendly vegetable tanned leather, it's so gorgeous and I love the fact that it gives the look of an old diary. £99

Carbotti Bellezza Handbag

Classic Carbotti handmade Kelly inspired Bellezza handbag in luxury palmellato Italian leather, a must for the summer in hot pink. It's one of this summers colours seen by all the designers from Dior to Celiné. One has already made it into my wardrobe. £148

Pratesi Anghiari Briefcase

One of my favourite briefcases is the Anghiari, a classic design brought up to date in an aged vegetable tanned leather, a secret technique known only to Pratesi. Lined in plaid fabric with a handy internal LED light and detachable shoulder strap. £360