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Feminine Finish: Top Handbag Trends for Summer 2015

From the return of the iconic bucket bag to feminine floral patterns and circa-1970 shapes, designers set a refreshing new course for spring/summer 2015 handbag trends. Before you go out and splurge on one of the season’s hottest new carryalls, it’s a good idea to run through the greatest hits. Whether you prefer effortless, understated throwback styles or are already gravitating toward shiny, innovative, or geometrical options, this season’s hottest handbags are sure to give your wardrobe a unique twist.

Top designer shapes for Spring/Summer 2015 handbag trends

Top designer shapes for Spring/Summer 2015 handbag trends

Crossovers

One of the most loveable things about the classic cross-body bag is their comfort and flexibility. So, there’s no surprise each season of bag trends feature this style for its loyal following.

Fendi’s cross-body bag

Fendi’s cross-body bag

Buckets

Using exotic leathers with unique textures and ultra-shiny finishes, designers have made a point of taking the bucket bag up a few notches just in time for spring.

Bucket bag by Gucci

Bucket bag by Gucci

Tiny Bags

Such a huge statement from such a little bag! Designers churned out a surprising variety of interpretations, making it one of the most resounding statements on the catwalk this year.

Fendi micro bag

Fendi micro bag

Box Bags

This season’s geometric shapes exude a unique and natural combination of elegance and class. From vibrant embellishments and colors to sleek and classy accents, these memorable rectangles and squares triumphed over the new season with a little help from each designer’s personal touch.

Louis Vuitton’s play on the box bag

Louis Vuitton’s play on the box bag

Floral Prints

Anything but the garden-variety spring floral patterns, these prints are bold conversation pieces.

Structured bag in a vivid floral designed by Valentino

Structured bag in a vivid floral designed by Valentino

Bohemian Fringe

As many of us already predicted, this boho-chic style is one of the hottest spring/summer 2015 handbag trends. With a lavish amount of fringe, this style captures the iconic hippie era.

Fringed bag by Emilio Pucci

Fringed bag by Emilio Pucci

Classic Structured Bags

With all the changing trends, one style that continues to persevere is the ladylike structured shape. Some designers added a retro or bedazzled touch, while others kept the look modern.

Structured bag in blue by Christopher Kane

Structured bag in blue by Christopher Kane

Bagging the Unconventional

Designers like to flex their creative muscles at least once a year by bringing some form of creative, unorthodox handbags to the spotlight. This year, we saw a variety of unusual designs perfect for the self-confident, explorative type who likes to get double-takes as she walks down the street.

Triangular clutch by Loewe is pretty modern in pink

Triangular clutch by Loewe

Saddlebags are Back

With such a focus on the 1970’s, it’s the perfect time for the saddlebag to be brought to the forefront. New designs include sumptuous suede, rich brown leather, and even snakeskin.

Pucci livens up the animal skin saddlebag with silver hardware.

Pucci’s saddlebag with silver hardware

 

 

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