Where to find me:

Susan Cariello


34 Mardle St

Norwich NR5 9HU


01603 744520


07960 512303




What's new?

My first craft book has been published!

'20 Floral Bags to Make', by Search Press was first launched in the U.S.A in 2010 and then in the U.K in 2011.

New Workshops for Summer 2016!

A list of Sping / Summer workshops are available now!

Next Shows:

Susan Cariello

Hand-Made Bags & Accessories

Totally equisite and unique, hand-made hand-bags & accessories. Each gorgeous piece is beautifully designed, constructed and made by me from my studio in Norwich, Norfolk.

All are finished to the highest standard, and all are truly distinctive and as individual as you!

My services

All of my beautiful hand-bags are individually designed & created from my studio in Norwich, Norfolk. 
Each bespoke piece is finished to the highest standard, and all are fully lined with a large inner pocket for your iphone, mirror, make-up etc, and all are fastened with a magnetic clasp.
Each one of my hand-bags are incredibly durable and hard wearing, made to be used everyday to make a real statement. They are true investment pieces, and you will absolutely love using them!


If you are looking for something absolutely individual for a special occasion, then please contact me to discuss your requirements. I can make commissions to any specifications, for weddings, proms, and as special presents too.

My Collection

My Collection includes small purses, classy clutch bags with large inner pocket, classic hand-bags in a variety of sizes and large shoulder bags, again in different sizes. I also design and make beautiful hand-embroidered & embellished cushions and lovely vintage hand-knitted corsages.

Prices range from £10-£75.

About me

I studied for my degree in Fashion & Printed Textiles at St. Martins College in London, before heading to New York to work as Designer / Director for 3 years. Clients included: Calvin Klien, Caroline Herrera, Liz Clabourne, DKNY, Anne Kliein, Ralph Lauren, Cynthia Howie, The Gap...

I retured to the UK and and worked as a Freelance Textile Print Designer, creating designs for both the American and European apparel and home furnishing markets. Later specialising in hand-embellishment & hand-embroiderey.

I set up my business as a Fashion Accessories Designer in 2006, designing, constructing and embellishing my very own gorgeous bespoke hand-bags & accessories, and I love it!