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.
Roberto Cavalli Doctor Quilted Leather Tote- Net-a-porter.com
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!
Michael Kors Saddle Bag- NeimanMarcus.com
Bright Colors (Tangerine Tango)
Tangerine Tango is Pantone’s Color Choice of the Year. Nuff’ said!
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.
Diane von Furstenberg Drew python-effect leather lote- Saks Fifth Avenue
Embellishments on handbags this season goes more modern and sophisticated with crystal stones and other types of bling.
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!