How much did your bag cost?

09:59 29 February 2012

handbag

handbag

Archant

A new survey has revealed that the average Exmouth woman is prepared to spend £188 on a new handbag.

While Exmouth woman must be amongst the strongest - with the average handbag and its contents weighing an average 1.7kg.

The survey into the handbag habits of women in the UK was conducted by Kenco Millicano, and has revealed that women in Exmouth are the biggest spenders in the UK when it comes to handbags.

Other Exmouth handbag facts include that 47 per cent of Exmouth woman carry a large handbag and 78p is the average amount of loose change found at the bottom of a handbag in Exmouth.

The average value of the contents in a handbag in Exmouth is £208 and women carry nearly two kilos of items including purses, phones, lip balm, keys, tissues, hairbrushes, medication, handcream and pens around with them.

The survey coincides with the release of a new ‘K Bag’; profits from the £250 bag will go to a charitable cause.

0 comments

Other News Stories

15:04
Exeter Magistrates Court

An Exmouth bus driver has been disqualified from driving after causing a collision.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:47
Exmouth TSB staff Louise Grant and Ben Pollard with Branch Manager Derek Sowden are pictured presenting a cheque that will total £540 to Richard Cousins and John Arnold from Hospiscare. Ref exe 2551-50-14. Picture: Simon Horn.

Staff at an Exmouth bank have got on their bike for Hospiscare - to round off a successful year of charity fundraising.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:51
Exeter Magistrates Court

An Exmouth couple could be disqualified from keeping dogs after they breached a control order.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:05
The seafront Premier Inn is taking shape. Ref exe 8371-42-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

The new Premier Inn on Exmouth seafront has started recruiting staff to fill 23 positions, now a manager and assistant manager have been recruited.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 5°C

Most Read News

Photo Orders
Competitions
Subscriptions
Facebook
Family notices
Exmouth Journal E-edition

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition today E-edition
Exmouth�s trusted business finder