We all know the backpack, but what about the baguette bag? Here is our full bag index, with everything you need to know about handbags.
this is a cloth sack carried on one's back and secured with two straps that go over the shoulders, but there can be variations to this basic design. You can have it in a luxury variation in leather, from a luxury designer or cheaper, light-weight styles.
- Baguette Bag:
it has long form from side to side and is short in height. Most commonly, they are flat and have a long shoulder strap. These bags are best for more elegant outfits like costumes, blazers or other formal dresses.
a cylindrical, round bag with shoulder strap. A sporty bag, wearable for all your closet offers. Execpt****
a roomy, bucket-like shape, usually with an open top and shoulder strap. Sporty, young, casual and wearable for all sporty and casual clothes.
they are small, long and rectangular - without a shoulder strap. Worn mostly with elegant dresses. Some clutches have a convenient strap that can be hidden.
these have flat, rounded sides with two large handles over a metallic frame to close. They have enough space as to also be used as a weekender.
most commonly found a denim material, they are usually used for sports and travel. In the past, they were used mainly by sailors. **
featuring a folding flap closure, this bag can be used all day long for a casual and elegant look. Famous: the Chanel Double Flap
a quite rigid, rectangular shape - similar to a purse. Best for costumes, but out of fashion.
- Hobo bag:
a kind of sack made out of soft material with one handle to carry over the shoulder.
It is a sporty bag to wear with casual outfits like jeans, blazers, sweaters, long skirts and blouses.
with a long strap, worn over the shoulder and very sporty. Can also be a men’s bag.
evening bags with a hard case, often covered with glittering stones and pearls. Sometimes found with a long strap.
stitched patterns makes it look like a quilt. They can be used with casual clothes, elegant clothes and add contrast with jeans. Can be bought in all sizes and most have a long shoulder strap. Coco Chanel has made them famous.
- Saddle bag:
a sporty bag, which originally hung over the saddle. Can be worn with jeans, and other sporty clothes.
They are essential for casual outfits and streetwear.
brings back the memory of old school bags. With a big top closing flap, flat bottom, closures and a handle on top. They can also be used as a business bag and are very sporty.
often made from canvas, or straw in a rectangular shape. A voluminous and sporty bag for shopping, as well as for the beach to carry towels and bathing accessories.
a large bag with an open top, double handled and with an open main compartment. Often they have a little purse inside to carry your keys and money safely. Fendi makes a popular style.
shaped like a clutch with a strap worn round your wrist. Some clutches have this strap and can be worn elegantly or sporty depending on the material.