Oberon Design Handbags are distinctive and practical, well made...



Oberon Design Handbags are distinctive and practical, well made from the finest materials and unique. Discover all our styles here.  Order early for the holidays!


Did you know….until the 6th century leather or cloth drawstring pouches were used by both men and women for carrying everyday essentials. When pockets were invented for clothing, men’s bags slowly disappeared. The 17th century brought the chatelaine, a hook with chains to which  keys, knife cases, scissors and sewing tools could be attached along with a small ‘purse’ for coins.Through the 17th and 18th century deep, hidden thigh pockets in voluminous skirts and dresses were in vogue until the Handbag came into prominence in the 19th century starting with the reticule, a small handbag carried on a cord or a chain.


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