Pink Croc Betty Bag

Introducing SageBrown’s Betty Bag – A mini top handle handbag, named after Elizabeth Lee, my first god daughter. She’s always been known as Betty and I felt her fun, vibrant personality matches this bag’s character implicitly.

SageBrown’s Betty Bag has been a best seller since it was unveiled in 2017. This classic small designer handbag has become a staple fashion statement of women of all ages and its versatility means is looks good worn in the day and into the evening. Handmade in premium leather with a croc texture this designer mini handbag is available in a variety of classic and vibrant colours with stunning contrast suede interior.

Lilac croc Betty bag modelled by Rebecca Lipkin

Here we see the beautiful @RebeccaLipkinAuthor coordinating her lilac croc mini Betty with this beautiful skirt from @emilyansfin. It reminds me of icecream on a summer's day!. This colour is new for SS22 and there’s now a waiting list due to its popularity. Make a statement this season with this irresistible colour or choose from over 15 more colours that are sure to add the wow factor to your outfit.

Are micro bags still fashionable?

Cobalt Croc Betty Bag

Though 2019 was the year that the mini bag rose to fame, the micro bag trend shows no signs of slowing down as we continue to downsize our purses and become more digital.

Our Betty Bag is sightly larger than a micro bag making it both practical and stylish. Carrying a mini bag enables mobility and feels liberating; less to carry, less to worry about. It encourages one to live like a minimalist by creating an edit of their everyday essentials down to only a select few. Embrace miniature moments with our women's small designer handbag that won’t disappoint.

What can you fit in a small bag?

Betty Bag internal capacity
Betty Bag dimensions: Length: 18 cm/ 7.1", Height: 14cm/ 5.5", Depth: 7.5cm/ 3"

It’s bigger than a micro bag and far more practical for just a few essentials.
This cute tiny handbag is just the right size for an essential phone, keys and lipstick and perfect for a date night to makes a serious statement. Phones these days come in all sizes and double up as a camera and wallet. Our Betty bag is large enough to fit an iPhone 12 and 13 Pro Max or similar (16 x 8.5cm).

Phone, lipstick and keys, what more does a girl need?

Can I wear this bag across the body?

Orange croc Betty Bag worn cross body

This leather compact purse has the versatility of a detachable chain and leather longer strap so that it can be worn across the body, keeping hands free to shop, sight see or dance. The detachable chain strap measures 122cm in length and can be attached to wear like a crossbody bag or shoulder bag. Alternatively use the top handle for a more formal occasion.

Where are SageBrown handbags made?

SageBrown craftsmanship

All SageBrown leather handbags, purses are made in their own atelier in Istanbul, Turkey. This exclusive workshop is a small family business who continue to pass down their craft to the next generation. Traditional techniques that have been refined over decades are still in use by the artisans today and the continue to strive towards being as sustainable and ethical as possible. They are able to closely monitor all aspects of the manufacturing process whilst protecting the leather craft industry.

What leather is used to make the Betty Bag?

 Green Croc Betty Bag

The elegant leather Betty Bag is handcrafted by skilled craftsmen from premium calf leather chosen for its beauty, feel and durability. A crocodile skin texture is then applied with heat to add depth and interest to the style. Classic colours like black and brown are available as well as bright colours like yellow, blue and pink so you can make a lasting impression, wherever you are. Inside you will find real suede lining in a stunning contrast colour that will perfectly protect your phone and other essentials from scratches. Our top-quality leather not only looks smart but is hardwearing to stand the test of time.

Is this handbag suitable for a wedding?

Lime Green Croc Betty Bag

Our Betty bag is the perfect wedding guest bag, wedding purse or wedding handbag and an ideal handbag for the Mother of the Bride, Bridesmaid and the rest of the esteemed wedding guests. Not only is this a bag for wedding guests, it’s a great handbag that has the power to elevate your entire look. In addition to ringing in compliments, the utility of a well-constructed clutch goes a long way. It’s nice to have a place to stash a tube of lipstick should you need a retouch during the festivities or a mini pack of tissues just in case you get a little teary-eyed during the ceremony.

Whether the nuptials are taking place on a beach, a botanical garden, or a gilded ballroom, you’re sure to find the perfect colour to add the finishing touch to your wedding outfit and complement your fascinator.

Key Features

Features of the Betty bag

The bag is secured with a quality gold clasp that when opened reveals a single main compartment with the added bonus of a leather card slot. The chain shoulder strap is interlaced with leather and can be worn across the body or as a shoulder bag.

One of a Kind

Grey Python Betty Bag

This is style has been so popular that we’ve got a handful of unique exotic skins to choose from. Real python, real croc and real ostrich leathers have been hand chosen for their colour, texture and individuality that are sure to make you stand out in a crowd and be admired by many.

Some of these unique bags are featured on the website in this link, but you would be wise to visit one of our stores to see them up close and personal to admire their individuality and craftsmanship.


Cant see what you’re looking for?

Our bespoke service means that we can work with you to design and manufacture any bespoke leather handbag to your specifications for a unique one-off piece.


Blog written by: Anita Pekdemir