Designer Handbag Styles for Everyday
Vintage Designer Handbags
Vintage designer handbags are referred to handbags that are older
than 30 years of age. "Retro" refers to bags 10 to 29 years
old. Vintage and antique handbags are unique accessories yet
traditional, that adds a personal touch to any outfit. Liking for Vintage
Designer Handbags is a current trend, and is predicted to
continue for quite some time. Vintage handbags are somewhat
unconventional and should be chosen to reflect your personal style
Vintage bags and purses are made of many types of fabrics, leathers,
and other materials, including Lucite. When purchasing vintage check
for fading, excessive wear, and broken stitching. "Mint
condition" usually refers to having never been used.
Evening Designer Handbags
Evening handbags tend to be small - 12" by 5" by 2" or
9" by 5" by 1.5" or 16" by 9" by 3".
They often sparkle with crystals, sequins, and shiny
fabrics and have chain handles. Evening purses are stylish, but
not large and basically utilitarian. Many are sold as works of art.
An attractive, stylish evening
designer handbag complements your wardrobe whether it's a party
dress or elegant gown. Red,
plum, and cream are popular colors.
Some evening bags, sold as works of art in particular, represent
symbolic themes, such as sin and evil or lust and eroticism. Black
embellishments may symbolize dark and tainted elements. Such bags are
conversation piece, used to get people thinking and talking. Some may
be offended and some may be amused, but either way symbols or
symbolism often enhances an accessory so that it is more than a mere designer
Shoulder Designer Handbags
handbags combine city style with daily convenience. Designed to
keep you organized, shoulder bags feature interior compartments -open
strap, credit card/ID slots, and a key leash. , It is desirable
that shoulder-straps be removable or can be permanently affixed. With
shoulder handbag styles, you can carry a lot and your shoulder takes
the weight, freeing your hands. They are comfortable to carry and
give you space without bulk.
Shoulder bags tend to be longer
than they are sturdy and wide, made of canvas in most cases, leather,
or denim. They come in white, brown, and black, as well as other