Top 6 Summer Handbags You’ll Want to Carry

Tote all of your essentials in a chic, inexpensive bag this summer season. From sleek and professional leather satchels to cute and convenient clutches, there’s a bag for every occasion and style taste. These summer 2015 bags fuse of-the-moment fashion trends with on-the-go functionality.

1. Cross-Body Bags

Cross-body bags have been a staple in many women’s closets for years. Combining form and function, bags like the Michael Kors Jet Set Travel Large Crossbody bag provides a hands-free carrier for women on-the-go.


2. Retro Bags

Some things just never go out of style. Retro bags, inspired by years past, offer a unique take on the everyday handbag. This Black Faux Leather Quilted Handbag features a bold chain shoulder strap, gold-detailed clasp, and an eye-catching red handle.

3. Bucket Bags

The bucket bag is a major trend this summer season and a must-have for true fashionistas. Bucket bags, like the Rebecca Minkoff Fiona Small Perforated Bucket Bag, cinch at the top to keep your valuables secure, and offers plenty of room inside for summertime essentials like a water bottle and sunscreen.

4. Straw/Woven Bags

Straw and woven bags embody what summer is all about. The airy, fun bags are great for holding sandals, towels, and other beach items. Straw bags like the Striped Straw Market Tote, feature sporty strips and folds down flat for easy packing for those summer vacations.


5. Envelope Bags

Envelope clutch bags are classic accessories, ideal for evenings out or formal events. This Jessica McClintock Glittered Envelope Clutch adds a glamorous touch to any ensemble and provides just enough room for credit cards, cash, and your cell phone.


6. Fringed Bags

Fringe is all the rage this summer season. Its low-key boho nature makes these bags the perfect ‘everyday bag.’ There’s options for all styles and budgets, like this ultra-affordable Fringed Hobo Bag, featuring a soft faux suede exterior with black fringe and a zipped enclosure.

The first day of summer is nearly upon us. What bag will you be carrying?