CHANEL REISSUE 2.55 WOC WALLETS

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Chanel "So Black" Wallet On Chain (WOC) of aged black quilted calfskin leather and ruthenium hardware.
This WOC has a front flap with the signature Mademoiselle turnlock closure, hidden snap closure, and an interwoven ruthenium chain link with aged black leather shoulder/crossbody bag (which can be tucked in to be worn as a clutch).
The interior is lined in black fabric and black leather with top zipper pocket under the flap, a slit front pocket, a zipper compartment with leather pull, an open pocket with six credit card slots.
Collection: 19-series
Origin: Italy
Condition: Pristine; store fresh condition
Accompanied by: Chanel box, COA card, retail UPC, carebook, felt
Measurements: 7.5" width x 4.8" height x 1.6" depth; 24" strap drop

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There are four Chanel Wallet On Chain Bags that are considered the ‘Must Haves’. These WOCs are made in such a way that you can call them ‘timeless’.

The first two are classics – the Chanel Classic Quilted WOC and the Chanel Reissue 2.55 WOC. The last two are recently introduced, but their fame has already reached the moon – the Chanel Trendy CC WOC and the Chanel golden Class Double CC WOC.

The Chanel Reissue 2.55 WOC, also known as the Mademoiselle WOC, was released not long ago, but the idea came from the Chanel Reissue 2.55 Flap Bag and this bag doesn’t need any introduction.

The Reissue 2.55 WOC went through the same process as the Chanel Reissue 2.55 Flap Bag, but with some adjustment of course due to its smaller size.

But take a closer look – the famous Mademoiselle Lock, the leather looks like it has been worn and made from aged calfskin. With stunning chains, this bag deserves to be in your wardrobe.

Consider this bag as the smallest size in the Chanel Reissue 2.55 Line; its perfect for the evenings and you will be wearing one of the iconic. How much glam is that?

The interior is just like other WOC’s – structured and plenty of compartments for your essentials.

Style code: A80834, measuring 4.8’ x 7.6’ x 1.4’ inches, priced at $2100 USD, €1915 euro, £1620 GBP, $3060 SGD, $16100 HKD, $3100 AUD, ¥260280 JPY via Chanel boutiques.

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Karl Lagerfeld went straight to the point, he said: ‘What I’ve done, Coco Chanel would never have done. She would have hated it’.

Oh really?

Perhaps this is the reason why, let me ask you one question:

Would Coco Chanel shrink the Chanel 2.55 Reissue Flap Bag to a mini size?

To be honest, I do not know and I do not really care, because what I am witnessing is mesmerizing and hypnotizing. So classy, so stylish, so timeless – every detail is embellished with traditional elements of the brand. Meet the Chanel 2.55 Wallet on Chain (also known as WOC). Now listen to the story:

Coco Chanel was inspired to make this bag in 1920, because she was tired of carrying her bags on her arms and wanted something to free up her hands. The thin straps were added in 1929, inspired by the soldier’s bag. The final refinement and the update version of this bag was released in February 1955, this is how the Chanel 2.55 Flap Bag got its name.

Now the iconic Chanel 2.55 is also available in the Wallet on Chain design. What a beauty!

When I said that every traditional element has been added, then I mean it. First, it’s made from aged calfskin, similar to the Chanel 2.55 Reissue Flap Bag. This leather makes this bag look like its ‘used’, a bit of vintage, which is amazing. Then what you also must admire is the mademoiselle lock, put in the center of this bag. This lock represents Coco Chanel for never getting married.

At last, what is very limited nowadays, is that this version of 2.55 WOC is in all black. The Chanel 2.55 WOC so black is very limited and will vanish from the catalogues when this season is over. When it’s gone, then no one knows when it will return.

The prices, colors and the sizes:

Chanel 2.55 Wallet on Chain is measured 4.8’ x 7.5’ x 1.6’ inches.
Style code: A69206
Price: $2,150 USD

Oh, have you checked the Chanel Reissue 2.55 So black yet?

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You stare at the window, looking at the most beautiful purse you’ve ever seen. You check at the price, you can’t buy it because you need a shoulder bag, not another wallet. You walk away and wish it had a shoulder strap. But just like all beautiful things, you can’t get shake it off your head.

This is the reason why the Chanel Wallet on Chain aka WOC was born. It’s the most versatile bag you can ever own, a ‘must have’. Wear it at day, take it to shopping, brag it at school and sling it at work, walk like a model at the runway because you got a Chanel and when the sun change places with the moon, hide the shoulder strap inside your bag and transform it into an evening clutch.

Why the Chanel WOC? Unlike a clutch bag, it has enough space for all your essentials. It’s half the price of the classic flap bag, but still fully packed with Chanel traditions like the CC signature. There are enough types to choose from and available in different colors. WOC’s are well thought and structured bags, they are usually made in France and it has the quality to make you shine.

Just like all Chanel accessories, the WOCs also increase in price every year. Fortunately it doesn’t go as fast as the more expensive bags like the 2.55 reissue or the boy bags. Even if you already own one of the classic flaps, it still good to own at least one WOC.

The Chanel Wallet on Chain consist of 7 classic styles and recently 8 thanks to the ‘irresistible’ boy bag. Let’s cover all the style codes and prices:

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Chanel Halfmoon WOC/Wallet on Chain
The halfmoon has a complete different style. It has the shape like the moon, which makes it stand-out and flexible. You can store more essentials as it’s roomier than all other WOCs.

UPDATE: This bag is seasonal

Style code: A40033
Size: 9.5′ x 4.5′ x 2′ (L x H x D)

Prices as per April 2014:
Price USD: 1,500 > Unknown
Price EUR: €1100 > €1270
Price GBP: £990 > £1,105

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Chanel Timeless CC WOC/Wallet on Chain
The WOC timeless CC can’t get more iconic, a minimalistic shoulder bag with a large CC signature crafted on the flap. It’s true what they say: simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

Style code: A48654
Size: 4.9′ x 7.5′ x 1.4′

Prices as per February 2016:
Price USD: $1500 > $1900 > $2000 (credit Renee)
Price EUR: €1260 > €1450 > €1520
Price UK: £995 > £1120
Price SGD: $2550 > Unknown

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Chanel Classic Quilted WOC/Wallet on Chain
Basically the WOC Classic Quilted is nothing more than the classic flap bag got shrunk. Diamond patterns are so elegant, the little CC logo gently crafted with interwoven chain links, it’s a bag to love.

Style code: A33814
Size: 4.8′ x 7.6′ x 1.4′

Prices as per Oktober 2016:
Price USD: $2140
Price EUR: €1850
Price GBP: £1380 > £1470
Price GBP @t Heathrow: £1220
Price CAD: $2600
Price SGD: $2900

As per April 2016:
Price USD: $1775 > $2140 (credit Renee)
Price EUR: €1200 > €1450 > €1740
Price GBP: £1135 > £1260 > £1280 > £1380
Price GBP @t Heathrow: £1145
Price SGD: $3,050 (credit V)
Price AUD: $2560 (credit to CT)
Price CAD: $2300 > $2500 (credit Afsheen)

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Chanel Camellia WOC/Wallet on Chain
Camellia is Chanel’s biggest secret weapon, it’s catchy and feminine. The Camellia version is the most beautiful and playful WOC, excellent for girls who want to express their soft and innocent personality. The detailed flower patterns are to-die-for.

Style code (1): A47421
Style code (2): A46502
Size: 7.5′ x 5′ x 1.5′ (L x H x D)

Prices as per February 2016:
Price USD: $1700 > $2100 (credit Sharon)
Price EUR: €1250 > €1440 > €1730
Price GBP: $£1250
Price AUD: $2560 (credit to CT)
Price CAD: $2300 > no price increase yet

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Chanel Brilliant WOC/Wallet on Chain
The Brilliant is quite similar to the Classic Quilted, it has all the iconic features to make you fall in love, but the CC logo is a bit larger and the front flap is finished with a round curve.

UPDATE: This bag is seasonal

Style code: A48692
Size: 8′ x 5′ x 2′ (L x H x D)

As per 2013:
Price USD: $1,775

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Chanel Sevruga WOC/Wallet on Chain
It’s clever to express your lady-like outfit with the Sevruga. Minimalistic like the WOC Timeless CC, but in a different way. It’s not a bag to brag, you are happy with a smaller CC signature on the front flap. (Everyone will know it’s Chanel anyway)

Style code: A46316
Size: 7.5′ x 5′ x 1.5′ (L x W x W)

Prices as per February 2016:
Price EUR: €1700

As per 2013:
Price USD: $1150
Price EUR: €975

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Chanel Lipstick WOC/Wallet on Chain
The Chanel Lipstick is the busiest WOC you will ever encounter. Usually they come in multi-colors, it’s a statement bag but at the same time noisy. Its best worn as casual.

Size: 7.75″ x 5″ x 1.5″ (W x H x D)

As per 2013:
Price USD: $1,650

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Chanel Boy WOC/Wallet on Chain
Oh boy, oh boy, where do I start? This WOC is literally the baby version of the iconic Chanel boy flap. It has the specially-made boy closure that represent the brand. With the strong refined masculine chain, you can be sure that you are ready and dressed-to-kill.

Style code: A80287
Size: 4.8′ x 7.6′ x 1.4′

Prices as per Oktober 2016:
Price USD: $2100, Stingray: $4900
Price EUR: €1850
Price GBP: £1600
Price SGD: $2950
Price HKD: $15500
Price AUD: $2950
Price JPY: ¥236520

Prices as per February 2016:
Price USD: $2400; lambskin/caviar: $2480, Stingray: $4900 (Credit Renee)
Price EUR: €1600 > €1760 > €1850
Price GBP: £1,305 GBP
Price SGD in patent: $3,000 SGD
Price CHF: 1890

As per 2013:
Price USD: $2,150
Price EUR: €1.400

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Chanel Reissue 2.55 WOC/Wallet on Chain
Style code: A80834
Size: 4.8′ x 7.6′ x 1.4′ inches

Prices as per September 2016:
Price USD: $2100
Price EUR: €1915
Price GBP: £1620
Price SGD: $3060
Price HKD: $16100
Price AUD: $3100
Price JPY: ¥260280
Price CAD: $2750 before tax

Prices as per June 2016:
Price USD: $1850
Price EUR: €1260
Price CAD: $2750 before tax

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Chanel Trendy CC WOC/Wallet on Chain
Style code: A80982
Size: 4.8′ x 7.6′ x 1.4′ inches

Prices as per September 2016:
Price USD: $2400
Price EUR: €2250
Price GBP: £1910
Price SGD: $3590
Price HKD: $18900
Price AUD: $3590
Price JPY: ¥306720

Generally the WOCs has a strap drop of 24″ inch. It can be worn crossbody or on your shoulder. Chanel always introduces new Wallet on Chains every season, they change leathers and colors of the classics, but sometimes they release an entire new design.

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Chanel Golden Class Double CC WOC/Wallet on Chain
Style code: A80766
Size: 4.8” x 7.5” x 1.9” inches

Prices as per September 2016:
Price USD: $2500
Price EUR: €1990
Price GBP: £1690
Price SGD: $3180
Price HKD: $16700
Price AUD: $3220
Price JPY: ¥262440


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What Is The Difference Between Chanel Classic Flap Bag And Chanel Classic 2.55 Reissue?

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Another question I receive quite often is: ‘What are the differences between the classic flap bag and the reissue 2.55?’. There’s indeed a huge distinction between these two bags and it’s not only the size, but more importantly the style.

Chanel just brought back their mini classic flap bag. It was discontinued some time ago, but the new mini flap has a different look. It’s almost similar like the medium classic flap, but then one size smaller. (It was used to be more squared, as far as I know).

Chanel Classic Flap Bags
The Chanel classic flap bags have four sizes sizes: small, medium/large, jumbo and maxi. I am not sure why they named the medium also large, but this bag is actually not as large as you might think. The jumbo is still an okay size, but the maxi is huge.

The Chanel reissue 2.55 handbag is the exact copy of the original 2.55 bag that Coco Chanel has released in 1955. And thanks to Karl Lagerfeld for making that possible, he released the reissue version in February 2005. The Chanel 2.55 has such a long history that you have to love it. It’s vintage and cope perfectly with the modern casual styles.

The Chanel classic flap bag is the modern version of the Chanel 2.55 reissue. I don’t think the classic flap bag could have ever exist if it wasn’t the Chanel 2.55 flap bag. A lot of changes have been made in the inside than the outside. Especially the CC locker is so attractive.

The Chanel 2.55 reissue has a rectangular shape lock. It reference Coco Chanel for never marrying and that’s why it’s called the mademoiselle lock.

Throughout the years, the Chanel 2.55 flap bag has been modified. There were different series of the flap bag introduced, which was very confusing until Karl Lagerfeld came along and made a decisive changes that shaped the Chanel classics you recognize today. Since then, only two classic flap bags are being sold:

1. The Chanel reissue 2.55
2. The Chanel classic flap bag

Most members on Bragmybag prefer the Chanel classic flap bag than the reissue 2.55. That doesn’t mean that the Chanel 2.55 reissue is not attractive, but people prefer the modern version. I have no problem of having the 2.55 reissue too.

Let me know which one you love at the comment section and now you are here, why don’t you like our Facebook page to receive the latest information about Chanel.

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