Top 8 Handbag Trends


The best bag trends for 2013 come in all different sizes and shapes. Now we are seeing trends for transparent finishes, compact clutch bags, and two tone bags. There are many different bag trends to love right now. Check out some of the best bag trends.

1. Two tone bags

Two tone bags are really popular right now. These bags been spotted on the most runways and in plenty of designer collections. From monochrome bags to bold and bright designs, the two tone bags can be worn to suit different looks. Consider subdued colors and fuss-free and classic shapes.

2. Chain strap bags

Another bag trend for 2013 is chain strap bags. Metal, classic chain straps are great for working a polished look. Chunkier, bigger, and more colorful chain details are popular as well. These details are perfect for women who want to work a really modern look with this trend.

3. Mini bags

This year mini bags are a popular choice for a number of designers. You know mini bags come in different styles and shapes and you can wear them across the body, over the shoulder, or on the wrist. I think every girl should have at least one mini bag!

4. Tote bags

Tote bags are casual and cool. They are unstructured and not slouchy. Unstructured totes come in all different styles and sizes and are great for carrying while going around your day to day business. Just choose the tote bag that best suits your needs. Carry your tote bag by its top handles or carry it like clutch.

5. Woven bags

Another big trend right now is woven bags. From contemporary and cool leather clutches to summery raffia bags, there are many different angles you could work with woven bags. Colored or natural raffia bag is great for putting together a fun look, while woven leather-look bag can be more polished.

6. Zip-up pouches

Part of zip-up pouches’ popularity might be their fuss-free design. Choose zip-up pouch in a color that suits your style or mood, from high-shine metallics to soft pastels. No matter whether you prefer small or large size, a zip-up pouch is a stylish way of sporting your essentials this year.

7. Novelty bags

This year choose bags in interesting designs and unusual shapes. From fruit-shaped pouch bags to book-shaped box clutches, the choices are endless. Novelty bag will add a sense of quirkiness to your look.

8. Transparent bags and clutches

Transparent bags and clutches are very popular right now. Although it’s not the most practical trend, they look very stylish. No matter whether it’s a colored transparent bag or a crystal clear clutch, make sure your bag is seen through this season.

These are only a few of popular bag trends we have spotted on and off the runways. What bag do you wear? Share your thoughts, please!