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HANDMADE BAGS BLOG

Here we talk about all things handmade – we love sewing handmade bags, purses, clutches, coin purses, makeup bags, wristlets and baby bibs. We're always finding new fabrics and playing with new designs. Make sure to stay tuned here to learn more about what we do, where we're from (New York!) and find out about our latest favorite handmade accessories.

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas That Say I Love You


valentine's day gift ideas - black floral crossbody bag

Valentine's Day is coming up and if you didn't know that by the roses and chocolates already on display, we're here to tell you. Here at 144 Collection, there's more to Valentine's than just the basics. We've got a bag or pouch for just about any Valentine. So, whether you've had your love for a decade or 10 minutes, take a peek at our wonderful selection of bags that best say, "I love you."


valentine's day gift ideas - rose print leather makeup bag

Pink Roses Leather Makeup Bag ($56)

Skip out on buying a real bouquet this year and gift your Valentine our Pink Roses Leather Makeup Bag. You’ll have them prepared for the next date and gift them something cute. With the leather and cotton fabrics, this is a gift that won’t wither away over time.


valentine's day gift ideas - black wool crossbody bag

Black Wool Small Crossbody Bag ( $54)

What tells your Valentine that you like going out with them more than a crossbody bag? When you gift our black wool bag, you come with intention. You're saying, take this sturdy, stylish bag, pack your essentials and come out with me. So, then they will know that you will handle the rest.


valentine's day gift ideas - globetrotter travel wristlet wallet

Globetrotter Travel Wristlet Wallet ($28)

Tell your Valentine that you want to see them long-term by giving them our Globetrotter Travel Wristlet Wallet While it may not be obvious, this wristlet is covered in all of the cities you want to travel to with them. They can take it with them on every trip and help you both remember to save money for an even bigger adventure next time.


valentine's day gift ideas - black and pink floral clutch

Black and Pink Foldover Clutch Bag ($42)

Let's say your Valentine wears too many solid colors, neutral-tones, and desperately needs a pop of color. Wouldn't this flowery fold-over clutch just stand out? Gift them the perfect clutch that tells them how much they stand out to you in your eyes. With the large pink flower bow, this clutch is perfect for going out on the town but also going out to the store.


valentine's day gift ideas - makeup print coin purse

Makeup Print Coin Purse Wallet ($18)

Your cutie’s got to look good for every date you go on, but remind them, they only need the Makeup Print Coin Purse just to keep up appearances. There’s no way they’re paying for the bill when they look that cute. This accessory will only enhance their good looks and give you someone to show off.


valentine's day gift ideas - aqua and pink small canvas bag

Aqua Canvas Zipper Pouch ($34)

An aqua canvas zipper pouch is perfect for everything and everyone. Does your Valentine need to carry makeup? Or perhaps they need a place to store their charging cables? Maybe it's just filled with pictures of you two. Either way, with a pouch as versatile as this, you'll both be in love with it and each other for eternity


valentine's day gift ideas - bee coin purse wallet

Bee Coin Purse ($18)

Nothing says “be mine” more than this Bee Coin Purse from our collection. With the delicate bees on the fabric, you’ll tell your Valentine that you love them enough to care for them. The adorable bee design would be the best conversation starter, so your shy busy bee could be the star of every gathering.