The most famous and recognizable hand bag in the world is called the Gucci Handbag. Gucci was founded in the year 1921 in Florence Italy by a man named Guccio Gucci. Gucci products are the Cadillac of leather goods. Gucci products are nearly one of the most expensive of leather products.

There are different types of handbags by Gucci such as the supreme mini chain and peony leather chain bag. There is a bag called the hobo handbag that came out in the 1960's. In this year of 2016, people can still buy them. One of bags that is seen is iconic is the bamboo handbag.

In the 1940's, leather was getting harder to come by. The bamboo bag was being made from real bamboo. The most famous is the shoulder handbag that is still popular since the twenties. The prices of gucci handbags can range from 200 to 2000 dollars. The Gucci hand bag more for the ladies wardrobe than the men. There are products such as Gucci shoes for guys and gals. There is a symbol connected to Gucci. The symbol is the horse-bit symbol. The reason for this was because Cuccio Gucci's products were from equestrian inspiration back in the 1930's.

Gucci handbags were geared more towards the upper classes. Most people who have these are rich and wealthy. Movie and television stars are mostly seen with these bags. Some celebrities such as Victoria Beckham, Miranda Kerr and Beyonc'e have these bags. One thing to watch out for are the fake Gucci handbags. There are ways to spot a fake handbag. The new Gucci bags have what is called a dust bag. They are in different styles and colors. The GG logo is repeated along with a drawstring. Gucci name will be in gold. Look at the spacing and the position of the logo with the R in a circle.