When it comes to making a fashion statement like no other, nothing speaks glamour and style better than a luxury designer handbag.
From the likes of Chloe’s latest sensation Drew to Chanel’s best selling plastic tote and Gucci’s well renowned favorite belt bag, all the global fashion runways of the world showcased It-bags done right. Let’s not forget Calvin Klein’s bucket bag and Oscar de la Renta’s splattered works of art that caused a stir of awe-inspiring commotion amongst those seated in the fashion audience.
To make sure you’ve got your tabs on what’s haute and what’s not, we’ve assembled this list for you, with the best luxury bags of 2018.
Flaunt it the celebrity way with Louis Vuitton’s sexy mini hat box
From the celebrity likes of Kim Kardashian and Arianna Grande to other trending influencers of the world, Louis Vuitton’s sexy mini hat box bag can be found on countless renowned arms of celebrities.
Right in line with the French brand’s iconic luggage offering, the latest inspiration comes from their popular hat box trunks, complete with seamless standard LV monograms. The timeless creation exudes an appeal of grandeur and vintage while giving the wearer a touch of glamour that’s second to none.
Gucci’s trending belt bag is neat, chic and perfectly on fleek
Fresh, compact and ever so chic, the mini belt bag is one trend that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere anytime soon. Gucci’s latest offering has brought back the retro 70’s vibes while sticking to the classic minimalistic design that’s neatly packaged at the same time too.
Prada’s iconic comic strip bag is the summer’s biggest fashion steal
The moment Prada’s comic strip creations hit the ramp, the show stopper design won hearts of hundreds present both backstage and in the audience. Paired impeccably alongside both denim and office wear, be sure that this is one investment’s that’s sure to pack a punch. The playfulness and innovativeness achieved with the whole comic strip theme are refreshing, funky and versatile to say the least. It’s no wonder this bag has already been considered iconic for more reasons than one.
Miu Miu’s basket inspired picnic bag is an innovative reinvention
If there’s one trend that doesn’t seem on calling it quits anytime soon, its baskets. And keeping that notion in mind, designer label Miu Miu has gone on to successfully reinvent the beachy themed creation into a stellar bag. Choose your favorite amongst round shapes, rectangular shapes, cross-body designs, tote classics and wicker creations. Every basket/picnic bag can be worn with a summery floral number as you flaunt through the season with sartorial success.
Celine’s Sulky bag is contemporary elegance redefined
Celine’s Sulky bag is stealing the limelight over other glitzier numbers and we can totally relate as to why. The understated elegant creation reminisces back to the subtle 70’s era. The black design, complete with gold embellishments speak royalty beyond bounds and can be paired with a summer casual outfit to absolute perfection.
Revolutionize your wardrobe with Chanel’s plastic tote offering
With sheer being the fashion statement of the year for 2018, Chanel’s plastic tote bag is trending like wildfire. The plastic number is undoubtedly the bag of the season and can be flaunted with sheer playfulness alongside tailored separates. Just remember to disguise those valuables and you’ll be good to go towards fashion making history.
Let your inner diva shine with Salvatore Ferragamo’s metal handle bag
Ferragamo’s star accessory of the season is undoubtedly their metal handle bag. The luxury bag comprises of the brand’s signature glam, alongside flair of modernism in the form of metal hardware. This all-rounder piece is a keeper, something that will still be in style 40 years from today. And when paired with tan-hued pieces and subtle linen dresses, it’s a sure shot winner for fashionistas world over.
Chloe’s New Drew is sassy and classy every step of the way
The classic Chloe Drew bag has been revamped and the fashion world can’t get over it. The latest offering features a chunky gold chain handle that exudes sass with class upon every glance.
Loewe’s new cult bag is refined ladylike sophistication
A coveted design for every sophisticated lady out there today, the Loewe cult bag is elegance personified. Great for semi-formal affairs, girl’s day out or simply Sunday brunches, the versatile design and glamorous appeal is a treat for any beholder.
Cult Gaia’s Lillith bamboo offering has summer written all over it
If there’s one it-bag that has been making head waves on social media, it’s Cult Gaia’s Lillith bamboo creation. Ideal for summer attire, the tote bag is composed of wicker but doesn’t give those traditional basket vibes seen with predictable summer bag designs. Pair it against maxi dresses for a stunning beach appeal or wear it alongside denim and tees for a fashion savvy look for days.