Sophie prefers big slouchy bags on normal days. Since they have huge storage, all the necessities can be put inside a single bag. She prefers her bags from Chanel when she is wearing black. The kind of bag she carries however depends mostly on the occasion, the mood she is in and the kind of dress she is wearing. A bag from Armani is in her ‘to-get-someday’ list.
Sophie Upadhyay is the owner of Bhancha Ghar in Kamaladi, a Nepali restaurant that has been running for 22 years. She looks after the Cot and Scot distillery as well, loves to travel and likes to collect souvenirs from the places she visits. She is a collector of bags, shoes, perfumes and saris.
This black purse is by Mark Jacobs.
"This golden purse is at least 50 years old," says Sophie. This purse is very close to her heart because just after she got married, it was gifted to her by her mother-in-law.
She got this Beautiful Burberry bag from London last year.
Now who wouldn't be in love with Gucci.
This cute Chanel clutch from Chanel is a vintage. This is one of her earliest purchases some 30 years back when she was on her first trip to Europe.
She purchased this Chanel bag 25-30 years before. Surprisingly, it still looks young.
And yet another vintage clutch from Chanel...guess some things are never out of trend.
This Salvatore Ferragamo bag is a birthday gift from her son, Vivek Upadhyaya.
This brown leather tote is by kenzo.
This Mark Jacobs bag is from Washington.
She prefers this Louis Vuitton bag during the day since she can put all her belongings in it and look trendy.