Collection of Lucy Porter Bags By Carmel Grant
The exquisite collection of bags, based on the life of Lucy Porter, has been created especially for the Arthur Kingsley Porter Project. The collection includes "Elegant Peacock", "Dahlia" and "Sea Shell".
The first handbag is called 'Elegant Peacock' and is €120. It features a peacock design hand beaded in silver and white beads on a purple heather Donegal vintage tweed wool fabric and hand sewn onto an ornate metal frame. The metal frame features silver beads in a scalloped design and a long chain handle.
  The second handbag is called 'Dahlia' and is €120. A classically simple Dahlia hand beaded onto mottled grey Donegal tweed in pink seed beads with Swarovski pearls in the centre. The ornate metal frame is encrusted with pink beads and the handbag has a long chain handle.

The third handbag is called 'Sea Shell' and is €110. Black satin fabric with grey Donegal tweed panels, encrusted with Swarovski crystals and pearls hand beaded into a shell swirl like pattern. Hand sewn onto an ornate metal frame with crystal features in the clasps and has a long chain handle.