Size Guide: Chanel Deauville Tote - Your Favorite Summer Bag!

Size Guide: Chanel Deauville Tote - Your Favorite Summer Bag!

Unveiling the Chanel Deauville: A Guide to Style and Size Comparison (cm & in)

The Chanel Deauville tote bag is a timeless classic, offering a perfect blend of effortless elegance and everyday practicality. It is also one of my favorite summer bags. I carried the red small size Deauville tote with me every day last summer when I was on holiday in Singapore and Malaysia. Absolutely adored it! 


This blog post delves into the world of the Deauville, exploring its stylish design and the different sizes available to suit your needs, with dimensions provided in both centimeters (cm) and inches (in).

A Parisian Escape: The Deauville's Chic Legacy

Named after the charming French resort town of Deauville, the tote embodies a spirit of casual luxury. The Chanel Deauville tote style was introduced in the Spring-Summer 2012 collection, it quickly captured the hearts of fashionistas with its relaxed silhouette and unique materials. Unlike many Chanel bags known for their structured lines, the Deauville embraces a slouchy form, perfect for tossing in your essentials and heading out for the day.

A Canvas of Choice: Signature Materials

The Deauville's true charm lies in its material options. The most popular version is crafted from a distinctive denim-like coated canvas. This unique material offers a relaxed feel while maintaining the luxurious aesthetic synonymous with Chanel. For those seeking a more classic look, the Deauville also comes in smooth leather, adding a touch of sophistication.

Finding Your Perfect Fit: A Look at the Sizes

The Deauville comes in a range of sizes to accommodate various lifestyles. Here's a breakdown to help you choose the ideal one, with both cm and in measurements:

Size Width x Height x Depth Weight

25.5 x 26.5 x 11 cm (10 x 10.5 x 4.5 in)

Medium 34 x 27.5 x 14 cm (14 x 11 x 5.5 in) 800g
Large 39 x 30 x 19.5 cm (15.4 x 11.8 x 7.7 in) 1100g



  • Mini (25.4 cm L x 26 cm H x 11.4 cm W): This petite size is perfect for evenings out or carrying essentials on the go. This size is longer 

  • Small (34.3 cm L x 26.7 cm H x 16.5 cm W): A great everyday option, this size offers enough space for your wallet, phone, makeup pouch, and a small water bottle.

  • Medium (38.6 cm L x 29.2 cm H x 20.3 cm W): This versatile size is ideal for work, school, or running errands.It comfortably holds a laptop, notebooks, and your daily essentials.

  • Large (43.7 cm L x 31.8 cm H x 21.6 cm W): The largest option, this size is perfect for weekend getaways or when you need to carry a lot.

Beyond Size: Style Inspiration

The Deauville's beauty lies in its versatility. Dress it down for casual outings with jeans and a t-shirt, or elevate it for work with a tailored skirt and blazer. The denim-like canvas offers a relaxed feel, while the leather version adds a touch of polish. No matter your style, the Deauville can be your go-to tote for effortless elegance.

Choosing Your Deauville:

By considering your lifestyle and what you plan to carry, you can find the perfect Deauville size. Whether you're drawn to the timeless appeal of leather or the relaxed charm of the coated canvas, the Deauville offers a stylish and practical option that will become a staple in your wardrobe.

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