7 Fall 2021 Handbag Trends To Know And Shop Now

Our guide to the best designer bags of 2022 is anchored by the very best pieces to invest in now. These must-have designer items will carry you through the seasons and instantly upgrade your look. While small in size, high-shine silver embellishments—such as crystals fringe and paillette sequins ensure—that this season’s mini bags won’t go unnoticed. The trendy croissant-designed style also is evident in the handle of this bag.

Made of stunning and supple leather, the gold detailing on the side provides just the right amount of punk to make this bag pop. Blame Olivia Rodrigo, but teen angst is heavily influencing us. Chanel, Saint Laurent, and Kate Spade also got the memo, cutting handbags in punky plaid.

From puffy cloud-like purses to more structured styles, we’ve seen some pretty good bags this year. And on the runways there were also super cool details like feathers, chainmail, and beads that gave chic upgrades to classic silhouettes. So if you’re not quite ready for the new year, you can still look back on these gorgeous 2021 bag trends—and shop them now because they’ll still be stylish for years to come. Refresh your look with our exclusive online collection of women’s bags.

Tons of itty-bitty beads on your bag make it feel a lil more special. A baby blue clutch will be the perfect finishing touch to your look. A silk scarf tied to the handle of a straw bag automatically makes it more cute, especially when it’s one in a ’70s-inspired groovy print. Louis Vuitton’s monogrammed Multi Pochette to see that although logomania may be less in-your-face than it has been in previous years, it’s still thriving. The latest fashion news, beauty coverage, celebrity style, fashion week updates, culture reviews, and videos on Vogue.com. Sling a mid-sized flap-closure satchel from The Row to Prada over your shoulder and be on your way.

Tory Burch bags are timeless, and even the new seasonal collections can really be worn any time of the year and for years after their launch, making them worth the investment. Luckily, even the new styles are sold at Saks Fifth Avenue, so you can get your hands on a handbag without leaving your home. Designers seem to be having a lot of fun playing around with puffier shapes for this upcoming winter. Both Tod’s and Prada showed more voluminous versions of classic bag styles like a hobo and an oversized flap bag. This inflated proportion is a modern update that doesn’t seem to be fading, so now is a great time to lean into it. The Jacquemus Chiquito bag turned the designer bag world on its head.

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There are actually quite a few available on Nordstrom Rack’s site, meaning that prices are slashed to the lowest we’ve seen for crossbody bags, backpacks and the classic totes, too. Feel like a million bucks but spend under $100 on this new bag from Betsey Johnson. We think this black sparkly bag is perfect for the upcoming holidays and New Year’s Eve, but you could also wear this on a night out or even during the day to make a fun and funky entrance. Betsey is the queen of all things fun, flirty and funky, and that applies to handbags as well. Known for neon pops of pink, contrasting patterns and lots of sparkles, her pieces are one-of-a-kind and sure to make the best kind of fashion statement.

This faux leather clutch is a gorgeous option for just under $100, complete with gathered detailing and a chain tucked inside for when you want to rock it over the shoulder. The JW Pei Mila Shoulder Bag comes in a number of fun shades like this light pink hue. The boxy shape it gives it a little more structure than some of the other, softer bags on this list.

From maxi to micro, there’s a size and shape that will appeal to everyone. But lest you think it’s all about understated utility, there are still little yellow macramé bags, tie-dye top handles, and a tiny Prada creation that are all about fun. Dynamic hues add a seasonal twist to women’s bags alongside new shapes – soft silhouetted totes, a Lola backpack and our runway Rhombi bag. New hues and striking patterns highlight quality leather, suede, and nylon pieces.

A lady’s bag that encompasses function and fashion, this crossbody bag is made with ethically sourced materials and a suede finish that exudes taste. It also comes with a detachable zip pouch where you can keep the extra change. This small suede bag is the perfect complement for your neutral outfits. It’s elegant, compact and has shearling details on the flap for that extra cozy feel. Get ready for your next night out with this slim crossbody bag from Free People. The design offers a soft suede and comfortable closure to access your phone quickly.