Accessories are go-to fashion items guaranteed to spice up a bland outfit or add character to your wardrobe. This spring it’s all about carrying small handbags which means it’s time to pack away the body bag you carry all day long and scale down. We’ve done a little online leg work for you and selected 12 pint size purses that pack instant style punch!
Keep It Classic
Jumping onto the latest fashion trend each season can be tiresome on your style sensibilities, as well as your pocket book. We suggest selecting handbags that following the pint size purse trend but in timeless colors and silhouettes that can be mixed and matched with multiple outfits and occasions; for Sunday brunch or after-work cocktails. Keep it classic with these pieces: Danier Abigail Saffiano Leather Crossbody, $99; Jessica Jensen Envelope Clutch, $178; Zara Mini-Messenger Bag, $35.90.
As a kid you loved watching The Jetsons and, even to now, you can’t help but turn on the TV to watch reruns of Star Trek. From transparent fabric to metallic shine, channel your love for futuristic fashion with our selection of clutches and a crossbody bag. Paired with jeans, a mandarin collor blouse and a great pair of heels you’ll want to have these fantastic pieces beamed directly to your closet: Diane Von Furstenberg Small Fabric Bag, $138 USD; Ela Editor's Pouch Stud, $248; Nella Bella Morelle, $29.
Lovers of shock and awe graphics will squeal at our next purse selections for spring; pick-up a pastel clutch with cactus prints or try-on something subtle, like a nautical-inspired satchel. Worn with cropped trousers, these purse selections will have people paying attention to your every move: Falconwright Desert Print Clutch, $68; Forever21 Seaside Striped Satchel, $23.80.
There’s nothing like a good romance novel to keep you cozy on a wet and rainy April weekend. However, if you happen to venture outside then carry those warm and fuzzy feelings on your shoulders with these handbags that speak volumes of the power of l’amour: Aldo Biancavilla, $40; Love Moschino I Love Pop Clutch Bag, $124.46.
Actions speak louder than words and there’s no better way to get your message across than with a killer outfit and handbag to match. Make a bold statement and telling the world your favorite summer-time fruit or that you have one of the most watchful eyes around. We know that these perfect purses can be easily coordinated with any, and every, outfit you’re planning to wear as soon as patio season arrives: Aldo Hakes, $40; Nasty Gal Sweet Watermelon Clutch, $38.89.