Louis Vuitton Louis Vuitton Pochette Mini Bags & Handbags for Women

A Guide to Louis Vuitton Mini Pochette Bags

Established in 1854, the French fashion house Louis Vuitton Malletier or Louis Vuitton offers genderless fashions, including for children, plus accessories. Louis Vuitton is widely known for its signature line of monogrammed handbags and mini pochette bags, both of which are available on eBay.

Discovering the unique Louis Vuitton mini pochette bag

The term pochette bag refers to a small womens handbag or purse with a shape similar to a postal envelope. The bag provides an interior large enough for a compact, credit card, keys, lipstick, and a bit of folded cash. Because of their small size, some people use pochette bags inside of larger bags for organization.

In what styles do new Louis Vuitton mini pochette come?

On eBay, youll find these womens handbags in many forms. Louis Vuitton makes these mini bags in six main styles:

  • Clutch
  • Crossbody
  • Satchel
  • Shoulder bag
  • Tote
  • Wristlet
What materials does the designer use to make these purses?

Louis Vuitton crafts these handbags using canvas, leather, and synthetic materials at its ateliers or workshops in France, Japan, and Spain. The closures can vary from zippers to magnetic clasps. The strap designs also vary as some pochette bags are meant to wear as a belt bag - similar to a fanny pack - while others function more like a traditional purse. These bags generally feature a leather strap.

The designer uses various accents on the bags, including imprinting some with the labels monogram. Other designs feature leather appliques, checkerboard patterns, solid colors like red and black, holiday themes and even hot pink patterns. Louis Vuitton also released an animal-themed line of bags with motifs of bears, birds, big cats, and giraffes. These are quite colorful and stand in contrast most of the design houses pochette bags, which are usually brown with a gold logo. The animal motif line uses bright pinks and blues with gold and orange. Another theme released was a travel line with bags decorated with artwork homages to Hawaii and cruise ships. These themed bags usually feature metal chain straps, some of which may also be detachable.

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