The latest issue of the German KulturSPIEGEL features and interview with publisher-at-large Angelika Taschen. The article is an entertaining piece about her quest for the most versatile and yet hip bag with a certain edge.
She mentions a nylon Prada bag as her alltime favourite. A benchmark following "It-Bags" couldn't reach, like the Fendi Baguette Bag or Bottega Veneta's woven napa bags. Currently she has an eye on a Jil Sander clutch...
Dr. Angelika Taschen, though not related to Benedict Taschen, works at Taschen, an art book publischer based in Cologne and Los Angeles. With a background in musical, she now oversees various lines of richly illustrated art books about variing topics.
Read some of her books: