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Handbags Guide

 

Handbags Guide

 

 

Handbags play a very vital role in the life of a modern woman. The multipurpose handbag is her utility item wherein she can store her valued belongings and carry them easily. Apart from this, handbags help women assert their own fashion statement and mark their own identity. Women match their handbags with their outfits and the hand bag acts as an accessory which becomes an important extension of her entire ensemble.Apart from diamonds, handbags seems to be another best friend of women!!!

However, it is very surprising to know that initially handbags were the utility items meant for men. Over the years, handbags evolved to become a popular item amongst women. They are now available in various shapes, sizes, colors, fabrics and styles.

 

THE RIGHT SIZE OF BAG FOR YOU

The purpose for which the handbag needs to be purchased plays a determining role in selecting the size of a handbag.

While purchasing your handbag always remember that the size of the bag should be in proportion to your size.

Petite women should not carry a huge bag as it will overshadow your entire persona and overwhelm you.

Large, over-sized women can carry larger bags well.

 
Handbag categories

  • Clutch
  • Satchel
  • Duffle
  • Tote
  • Messenger
  • Sling

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Handbag Categories

Clutch Bag

 
 
Is a small, long ( basically rectangular) evening bag which misses the handle.

 


Smart clutch bags from Prada

 

 

Satchel Bag

 
 
Is a large bag with a small handle that is carried on the arm rather than on the shoulder.
 

 


Satchel from Valentino

 

Duffle Bag

 

Is a large bag usually used for travel or sports.
 
 

 


Duffle from Nike

 

 

Tote Bag

 

Is from medium to large bag with two straps.
 
 

 


Floral Tote bag Valentino

 

 

Messenger Bag

 

Is a bag with a long strap worn across the body.
 
Ralph Lauren Messenger

 


   

Sling Bag

 

Is a bag with a long strap (similar to a messenger bag) but smaller than it.
 
Sling bag from Gucci

 


   

Handbags Guide

Choosing the right color

 
 

With the market swarming with handbags exhibiting hundreds of colors, it becomes quite a difficult task to select a handbag for oneself.

* Try to keep your handbag simple and search for the one that matches your temperament and style statement.

*  Find the ones matching your favorite outfits perfectly.

 


   

Trendy Colors

 
 

Red

Red handbags are  in vogue. They can be paired with both, your office wear and your party wear. They add an air of sophistication and glamor to your entire ensemble.

Purple

Purple is a big demand this season especially amongst young girls.The color purple blends well with wide range of colors from charcoals, grays,  blacks and blues. You will find them pairing well with all your denims also.

Black

Black is hot and evergreen. It is apt for both for your professional arena as well as your parties. It is good for all purposes and all age groups.

Brown

Brown and tan color handbags are the most popular ones. They are a hot favorites amongst all ages and professionals. Celebrities are oftenly spotted flaunting their brown handbags "off the ramp" and in the parties. Youngsters match them against their latest styles, trendy boots and favorite jeans. These handbags look great when paired with a brown or black outfit.