Beyonce made them famous. Rihanna and Mary J. Blige helped to grow the brand. Now its your chance to get your hands on the ultra-swanky Bracher Emden purses for 50 percent off. The London-based brand, which is designed by Richard Emden, is known for its mix of colorful fabrics, exotic skins and sparkly beads and rhinestones. "They are an upscale, urban bag that you dont see everywhere," says Kia Noir, owner of Mink Tresses in Mount Vernon. Noir has carried the line of high-end bags since 2006. "We are into labels that you might not recognize, but are internationally known." Find the following Bracher Emden bags: Ark 02 ($1,195), Hammer Pointer ($910), Kane 05 ($999); Kane 07 ($1.050) and Kane 1 clutch ($731) at Mink Tresses, 226 W. Read St. Call 410-205-0295.
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