5 Exciting Handbag Trends for Spring/Summer 2012

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handbag trends spring summer 2012

I love wearing handbags because they are a reflection of one’s style. They’re just as important in the fashion world as clothing, shoes, and other accessories. Handbag styles change each season to stay in line with the latest fashion trends so it’s important to stay on trend. For spring and summer 2012, designer’s warmed up the runways showcasing the hottest hues and styles that are too irresistible not to covet.

As we get closer to the warmer season, find your “It” bag by checking out 5 of the most exciting handbag trends.


Pastels are one of the top color trends for 2012 so it’s a must-have choice for spring. Carrying a pastel handbag is an easy way to incorporate color into your wardrobe.

handbag trends spring summer 2012

Roberto Cavalli Doctor Quilted Leather Tote- Net-a-porter.com

Snakeskin/Leather Mix

Mixing snakeskin and leather is still really huge for spring and summer. If you’re tired of brights, colored hues and prefer or more neutral tone, then snakeskin is what you want. In fact, it’s what everybody wants!

handbag trends spring summer 2012

Michael Kors Saddle Bag- NeimanMarcus.com

Bright Colors (Tangerine Tango)

Tangerine Tango is Pantone’s Color Choice of the Year. Nuff’ said!

handbag trends spring summer 2012

MICHAEL Michael Kors Hamilton Large North South Tote- Bloomingdales.com


Sporty chic is hotter than ever this season. From Alexander Wang sporty-girl looks to Rag & Bone fluoro mesh tees, the runway was filled with athletic looks especially in the accessories department.

handbag trends spring summer 2012

Diane von Furstenberg Drew python-effect leather lote- Saks Fifth Avenue

Modern Embellishments

Embellishments on handbags this season goes more  modern and sophisticated with crystal stones and other types of bling.

handbag trends spring summer 2012

Cleobella Nikko Hand-Beaded Envelope Clutch- endless.com

Looking for more trends to follow as we approach the warmer season? Check out our guide on spring beauty and fashion!

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