Discount Western Purses

An integral piece of a woman's outfit is her purse. It's much more than just a pouch to carry essentials. It's a style statement, a method to express her ultimate creativity, glamour, taste, love for luxury and herself and also fashion. Purses come in so many different styles, colors, fabrics, designs, shapes and brand names and prices. There are purses for all occasions, from the very simple daily use to the most intricate and gorgeous of styles for evening wear. One unique category in handbags are the Western style purses, which have their own unique flavor and style. Western Style purses are usually made with leather, have etched designs, and offer a very unique southern style to them that reflects Country Western culture. The stitching is also unique on Western purses, as it usually larger, the bags are also more heavy weight and sturdier because of the use of tougher leathers. The cowgirl style purses are usually etched with interesting designs, have rhinestones. It is also common to have metal studs engraved into the Western styles of handbags. Another hallmark design element of these bags is fringe or tassles. While traditionally darker leather colors are used such as rich and supple browns, these days the Western style comes in bold colors like hot pink and orange, and also combinations of various color, such as red on brown and pink with brown. These bags can be found in all styles, but popular ones include, Totes, and Cross Body bags styles with a Western design. One of the top designers of these bags is Montana West.


Western Concho Country Purse Concealed Carry Handbag Shoulder Bag Wallet Set BRN
$59.95
Time Remaining: 1d 22h 31m
Buy It Now for only: $59.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Justin West Camouflage Western Camo Rhinestone Buckle Conceal Carry Purse Wallet
$49.95
Time Remaining: 21d
Buy It Now for only: $49.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Style Buckle Concealed Carry Purse Handbag Women Shoulder Bag Wallet Set
$19.95
Time Remaining: 29d 23h 33m
Buy It Now for only: $19.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Cowgirl Concealed Carry Purse Fringe Handbags Women Shoulder Bag Wallet
$21.92
Time Remaining: 17d 4h 23m
Buy It Now for only: $21.92
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Style Tooled Leather Purse Country Handbag Women Shoulder Bag Wallet Set
$59.95
Time Remaining: 29d 6h 9m
Buy It Now for only: $59.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Butterfly Flower Western Purses Country Women Handbags Shoulder Bags Wallet Set
$44.95
Time Remaining: 9d 1h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $44.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

BLACK RHINESTONE GLITTER SKULL LOOK SHOULDER HANDBAG CONCEALED CARRY WESTERN
$27.97
Time Remaining: 24d 1h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $27.97
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

HOBO STYLE PURSE HANDBAG western looking
$5.00
Time Remaining: 2d 1h 25m
Bid now | Add to watch list

Vintage 50s 60s Western Divided Handbag Dark Brown Tooled Leather
$21.99
Time Remaining: 29d 3m
Buy It Now for only: $21.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Buckle Country Purse Concealed Carry Handbag Shoulder Bag Wallet Set New
$47.95
Time Remaining: 12d 3h 21m
Buy It Now for only: $47.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Montana West Western Pride Concealed Carry American Flag Cowgirl Handbag Bag NWT
$11.50 (4 Bids)
Time Remaining: 6d 2h 28m
Bid now | Add to watch list

Western Cowgirl Crossbody Brown Leather Purse W Fringe Hippie Bag NWT
$19.99
Time Remaining: 20d 3h 9m
Buy It Now for only: $19.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Blue Canvas Camouflage Camo Buckle Pocket Tote Purse Handbag w Wallet
$39.99
Time Remaining: 5d 18h 35m
Bid now | Add to watch list

Western Rhinestone Cross Handbag Women Country Totes Tooled Leather Purse Wallet
$48.95
Time Remaining: 9d 8h 7m
Buy It Now for only: $48.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Blingy Handbag Purse never used
$12.00
Time Remaining: 5d 18h 38m
Buy It Now for only: $12.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Justin West Rhinestone Buckle Western Floral Print Conceal Carry Handbag Purse
$29.99
Time Remaining: 5d 22h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $29.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Justin West Camouflage Western Camo Angel Wing Cross Conceal Carry Purse Wallet
$29.86
Time Remaining: 20d 21h 39m
Buy It Now for only: $29.86
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

TURQUOISE FULL METALLIC RHINESTONE LOOK SHOULDER HANDBAG COUNTRY WESTERN FASHION
$27.97
Time Remaining: 24d 23h 56m
Buy It Now for only: $27.97
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Western Style Fringe Women Country Concho Stud Purse Handbag Totes Shoulder Bag
$42.95
Time Remaining: 29d 21h 44m
Buy It Now for only: $42.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

PURPLE WESTERN CROSS WINGS LOOK SHOULDER HANDBAG CONCEALED CARRY BLING PURSE
$27.97
Time Remaining: 24d 19h 42m
Buy It Now for only: $27.97
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Cowgirl Trendy Western Concealed Carry Country Purse Handbag Shoulder Bag Wallet
$49.99
Time Remaining: 9d 5h 19m
Buy It Now for only: $49.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

AMERICAN WEST GENUINE LEATHER SATCHEL SHOULDER BAG HANDBAG PURSE WESTERN
$20.50 (10 Bids)
Time Remaining: 2d 23h 49m
Bid now | Add to watch list

Western Style Totes Concealed Carry Cowgirl Purse Women Country Shoulder Handbag
$39.95
Time Remaining: 19d
Buy It Now for only: $39.95
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Accoutrements 2005 Cowboy Bowling Bag Zipper Purse Bag Western Bowling Style Bag
$19.99
Time Remaining: 29d 17m
Buy It Now for only: $19.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

« Previous12

General History of Western Purses

The origin of purses commenced with medieval women and men carrying sacks for religious items, medicines and seeds. Purses were used, to display signs of standing and wealth, by their embroidery, shells and decoration. They were worn under the medieval garb or attached to the girdle to camouflage a person's wealth.

  • 14th And 15th Century- Egyptian hieroglyphs illustrated sacks being lugged around the waists. Jewels, which showed a person's wealth, adorned the elegant pouches.Ornate drawstring purses called "Hamondeys"or "Tasques" were the women's favorite.
  • Medieval purses were associated with betrothal and marriage, instead of being used for carrying money.
  • Purses called "Chaneries" were used for holding falcons' food and gaming.
  • Ecclesiastical purses were significantly used for holding corporals or relics.
  • The Seal Bag was the most important, which was made for the Keeper of the Great Seal, known as the Lord Chancellor, later.16th Century- The Elizabethan era came up with small purses being lost in huge amounts of fabric. Women started wearing pockets under their skirts, while men began wearing leather-made pockets (called "bagges") inside their breeches.
  • 17th Century people became fashionable. They rejected the use of bags and preferred long hanging decorative drawstring purses under their breeches and skirts.
  • 18th Century- Complex materials and shapes of purses came into view. Women started wearing narrow and slender dresses where there was no space left for pockets which were consequently discarded. Purses became sophisticated and called as "reticules" or "indispensables", by the English.
  • 19th Century- Rise of the term "Handbag". Handbags referred to hand-held luggage bags with internal compartments, complicated fasteners and locks. Consequently, jewelers started making special compartments for cosmetics, opera glasses and fans.
  • Purses with lighter clothing and varying hemlines became popular in the 1920's.
  • A new austerity in handbag style and clothing came up in the 1940's. They were made of plastic and wood due to shortage of zips, mirrors, leather and metal frames used in the war.
  • The rise of popular designer houses such as Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Hermes, was seen in the 1950's and Western purses were soon to follow, first made in Nebraska, USA.
  • The 1960's - 1970's saw the rise of youth sophistication and the disruption of old ideas of the classical.
  • The 1980's - 1990's witnessed conspicuous consumption and an extra concern towards shoes, work bags for carrying calculators and Filofax and fitness and health sports bags including fashionable accessories.
  • 21St Century- Presently handbags are created in an enigmatic array of materials and styles such as space age synthetics, waterproof canvas and faux reptile skins. Designers such as Kate Spade, Vera Wang, Michael Kors and Gucci manufacture handbags with transparent materials which both conceal and expose the contents of the handbag. Western Montana makes unique designs that are popular among women who love Western purses.

TYPES AND DESIGNS

The Western purses are usually found in tote and cross body styles, but can also be found as backpack, Drawstring Handbag, Barrel, Coin Purse, Convertible Satchel, Bucket, Denier, Diaper, Duffel, Embossed, Tote, Hobo, Patent, Quilted, Snakeskin Bags, Envelope Clutch and Wallets.

Recent Handbag and Fashion Guides and Shopping

When any woman wants to look great and feel sexy, they may want to wear a mini skirt. This will certainly catch the attention of any guy and make them feel like they are the center of attention. These great articles of clothing come in many different colors and patterns and can be worn for many separate occasions. Choosing the right mini skirt for any woman is a lot of… Continue reading

When you start looking at perfume, one of the first things you’ll notice is the array of terms used to denote the different kinds of perfumes and fragrances on the market. Some common terms you’ll see are perfume, cologne, eau de parfum, and eau de toilette. These terms are frequently confused with each other, and when buying perfumes, it helps to know what they are.PerfumePerfume is the broadest of the… Continue reading

It is well known that the feminine shape varies a great deal. History tells us that it has always been so!Throughout the ages, what’s been fashionable for the shape of the feminine body has gone from one extreme to the other. However, the charming feminine body has always been subject to what happens to be covering it and history shows us that it’s been covered in many different ways. Also… Continue reading

It is not that hard to choose the proper wedding attire to wear when going to a wedding. Most of us exert a lot of effort to look our best when going out, and going to a wedding is not any different from that. As some people would say it, just look better than your best when attending someone’s wedding.The Clues Are on the InvitationA question that may come to… Continue reading