Paul Smith Bags AW12 Paul Smith offers a complete range of quintessentially British accessories that sit effortlessly alongside the ready-to-wear collections. Key bags for the season have a strong menswear influence. Luxurious burnished leather is shown on vintage briefcase styles, including doctors bags and over shoulder satchels, each individually hand finished with contrasting leather panels and trims. A new tradesman inspired range in soft leather and heritage tweed is used on traditional carpentry bags, including an open top tote and a zip top holdall. Classic day bags have been updated in co-ordinating colour combinations with perforated flaps and metal keeper details. Soft, slouchy totes, weekend and cross body bags are shown in dip dye leathers, printed technical nylons and metallic covered canvases. For evening, glitzy pouches, puffy pillow frame bags, jewel embellished and metallic print multi-way clutches co-ordinate perfectly with the Paul Smith shoe collection; offering a range of textures and prints in soft lambskins, laser leopard, electric peony and jacquard prints. Bright fluffy sheepskin in bright teal and purple make a statement chain strap bag, cosy hand warmer, soft iPad case or evening clutch with internal pockets.