Spring is in The Air Spring and Summer Bag Trends

It’s official, the groundhog didn’t see his shadow so we’ll be experiencing spring in just a little over a month. You may not be looking forward to spring cleaning, but adding fresh looks to your wardrobe is also what’s to come this season. While buying new clothes for the warmer weather is a must, getting a new purse is another way to prepare for the spring and summer months. Bags aren’t just for carrying your stuff around; they can upgrade your style and give you a whole new look. Here are the trends for this spring and summer inspired by the spring 2016 runway shows.

Tiny Bags

Celine Spring/Summer 2016 Runway and J.Crew Claremont Mini Purse( $119.99 at jcrew.com)

Alligator/Snake Skin Bags

Glazed black snakeskin from Chanel’s Métiers d’Art 2016 show and Kate Spade Gray & Black Exotic Savannah Leather Satchel($300 at zulily.com)

Totes w/ Top Handles

Top handle bag from the Fendi spring 2016 show and Ted Baker London Small Leather Tote($269 at nordstrom.com)

Fringe/Tassel Bags

Altuzarra tasseled bag from Spring 2016 Runway and Pink Haley “Lexi” Fringe Tassel Crossbody In Black($49.50 at opensky.com)

Bucket Bags

Jamie Wei Huang spring 2016 show and Drawstring Crossbody Bucket Bag($25 at target.com)

Loop Strap Bags/Wristlets

Tory Burch spring 2016 runway and Patricia Nash Tooled Rose Cassini Italian Leather Wristlet($69 at nordstrom.com)

Folded Over Bags

Banana Republic spring 2016 show and Halogen Foldover Crossbody Bag($58.80 at nordstrom.com)

Structured Square Bags

Valentino Spring 2016 and Sophie Hulme Albion Large Square Tote Bag($895 at neimanmarcus.com)


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Spring and Summer Bag Trends
Spring and summer bag trends inspired by the 2016 spring fashion shows.

Dionne Evans

Dionne Evans, the Founder/Editor-in-Chief of HBS, is a graduate from Marymount Manhattan College with a BA in Communication Arts. She has been a professional writer for over 7 years and loves everything food, beauty, and travel related. For more information on Dionne, visit:

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