It’s National Handbag Day, Here Are the Designer Handbags at the Top of Our Shopping List

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If you’re anything like us, you’re sure to have a penchant for collecting the most beautiful designer handbags. That’s why this year we’re celebrating National Handbag Day with an extra-special treat. For today only, you’ll receive an extra 20% off our expertly curated edit of designer handbags. Have we piqued your interest yet? If so, we’ve got plenty of AW21’s handbag trends covered below…

AW21 Handbag Trends

Chain Strap Details

The chain strap has been a fashion go-to for a while now, and as this season’s catwalks have showcased, the trend is going nowhere any time soon. Whether showcasing hardware alongside a studded detail, or softening it alongside a quilted bag, a chain strap brings the rock and roll contemporary edge your accessory collection has been looking for.

Shop our favourites…

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Coach Black Dinky Crossbody – £189
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Rebecca Minkoff Jungle Small Love Crossbody – £95
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Rebecca Minkoff Black Mini Mac Crossbody – £89

Good news, these two Rebecca Minkoff styles are exclusive to BrandAlley – so get ahead of the fashion pack with these must-try styles.

Clutch Bags

Party season is coming, which means it’s time to upgrade your clutch bag. All it needs to be is simple, compact and chic, so in true National Handbag Day style we’ve got elevated offerings that are sure to level up your look.

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DKNY Chino Brown Bryant Wristlet Pouch – £39
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Kate Spade Black Multi Madison Wagner Way Vita Clutch – £185

Micro Mini Bags

Perfected by Jacquemus (don’t act like you haven’t coveted one for yourself), what mini handbags lack in functionality, they make up for in chicness. Plus, if you’re really struggling to fit things in your mini bag, don’t sacrifice the style factor, simply bring a tote bag to store your extras in.

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Kate Spade Peach Puff Hollie Spade Clover Geo Crossbody – £129
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Kate Spade Black Neve Mini Satchel – £109

Quilted & Puffa Bags

These days, it’s more than just the aesthetics that makes a bag on-trend, texture is equally as important. If you’re style conscious, you’re more than likely already aware that quilted bags are a must for any accessory lover – so if you haven’t purchased one yet. what are you waiting for? Here are a couple of picks to get you started…

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Coach Tan Hutton Multi Way – £120
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Russell & Bromley Taupe Cherish Quilted Grab Bag – £145
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Rebecca Minkoff Faun Edie Flap Crossbody – £139

Snake Effect Handbags

Release your animal instinct and fake it til’ you make it with a snakeskin effect handbag. Less Cruella Deville and more city cool, there’s a reason why this covetable trend comes in and out of fashion so often, it’s because it really is that good.

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DKNY Black/Gold Perla Large Flap Bag £89
DKNY Natural Jojo Mini Satchel £59

Words: Maria Loizou