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Make right statement with your handbags

By Tobi Awodipe
31 July 2021   |   3:01 am
Handbags are a woman’s best friend; they help her carry her ‘world’ wherever she goes. It is one of her most trusted companions.

Handbags are a woman’s best friend; they help her carry her ‘world’ wherever she goes. It is one of her most trusted companions. But which types of bags do you use for different occasions? Always keep in mind that apart from the style factor, different bags are created for different purposes, and choosing a bag will depend on your personal taste, lifestyle, and style statement. Keep in mind that the right handbag with the right dress will give you the perfect look.

You will be amazed to learn that there are almost 25 types of handbags designed for various occasions. So, to help you out, here is a list of handbags for various occasions.

As modern women mostly spend time outside their homes, they mainly look for functional and fashionable bags to carry. So, here comes a list of bags, which can be considered as go-to bags.

Tote bags: Have the space to carry many things with ease.

Satchels: Are mainly structured bags that come with double handles and offer maximum space.

Bucket bags: Have a bucket-like shape and therefore are also spacious. They usually come with single handles and therefore can be worn over or carried on one shoulder.

Messenger/sling bags Are very popular because they are a casual look. They are mainly worn across the body and offer a style statement to the wearer. As they sling around the body, they leave your hands free for movement.

Hobo bags Are perfect for weekend getaways and casual outings.

Backpacks: With the advent of laptops, these bags have gotten immense popularity. Generally considered as compact luggage, it is mainly worn on your back. A leather backpack is the best choice for you in case you want something to suit your professional attire.

Wristlets Are similar to clutches but come with short straps that can be wrapped around the wrist.

These bags are designed for special and formal occasions and are usually smaller in size. They include:

Envelopes: Are shaped just like envelopes. They are strapless evening purses, which can carry small items only and are ideal for dinners and movies.

Clutches: Are small purses without straps. They can accommodate just a few important and small-sized personal items.
Minaudiere: These usually come with an ornamental case and are adorned with gems and rhinestones, perfect for weddings, dinners, and formal events.