Wear them with jeans and a white shirt, a silk dress with knee-high boots or with your 9-to-5 suit. There’s something alluring about the most timeless trend of lady-like bags. Developing from the days of pastel Mansur Gavriel and the bookish Sac Université from Saint Luarent, 2020’s new wave is a little edgier. The most timeless of the women’s bag trends 2020 is practical and minimalist. Totally in tune with taste du jour of Fashion Season’s style mavens.
By Far started as a shoe brand, inspired by the 80’s and 90’s aesthetic. This dainty snakeskin-effect leather bag has a covetable silhouette and hits the sweet spot spot between our bizarre obsession with impractically small bags – thanks Jacquemus – and substance. You could definitely fit the biggest iPhone model in here, which we know, is the number one priority.
Known as Jonathan Anderson’s first brand new design for Loewe, years on, the Puzzle is an icon and street style favourite. The best part about this is its versatility, made to morph into a clutch, shoulder bag or on the hook of your arm. The only decision now is which colourway?
The comeback of this Fendi style is the heart eyes emoji. I remember when I was a teenager and someone gifted me a vintage baguette in the sweetest caramel tone textile. It felt like a total Sex And The City moment. This smooth, all-black beauty gives me the same chills I had when I held that first baby in my arms.
Gucci takes a huge step back from the outlandish colour combinations and crazy embellishments. There’s something so pure and refreshing about this bag, albeit a real classic. In the mood of logomania, a simple horesbit detail can speak louder than a monogram.
There’s no doubt Daniel Lee at Bottega Veneta is everyone’s favourite to watch. The brand nabbed four wins at the British Fashion Awards 2019. This bag says “croissant”. It says, “wear me on your morning coffee run”, it says, “nonchalantly smile and shrug your shoulders whenever I’m complimented, but secretly you’re squealing inside”… ” but you should never squeal while holding me”. Aside from being the self-proclaimed bag whisperer, this is the slightly more practical option to the equally gorgeous Pouch.
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