The 9 Handbag Trends That You'll Still Love When Summer Has Ended

If you're in the market for a new handbag (or just want to spend the next five minutes looking at some beautiful accessories), then you're going to like the handbag trends that are taking off this summer. This year's trends fall distinctly into two camps: the classic and the hilariously impractical. In one corner we have elegant satchels that are expensive-looking and super-sized, which means you can stop carrying a canvas tote around with you. On the other end of the spectrum are silly playful accessories—including rainbow-coloured beaded bags and the updated basket bag. Keep scrolling to see our guide to the handbag trends that you'll see swinging from the most fabulous shoulders this summer.