The modern woman is an incredible creature as she juggles everything from family to work, and she does it all while remaining stylish and fashion-forward. A bag is at the center of her ability to take on so many tasks, which encapsulates her entire life. So why not make this essential fashion accessory a life statement? The world of fashion is constantly changing, and the five must-have bags for this season are, of course, bags created by the usual suspects Louis Vuitton, Judith Lieber, Gucci, Hermes, and Tardini.
1) Hermes Jypsière
A practical bag for practical people, the Hermes Jypsière is a unisex bag made of Black Clemence bull calf leather. The bag features an adjustable strap with 5 holes and a shoulder pad to make the bag more comfortable to carry. The interiors include a front zip pocket, a large back pocket strengthened with a gusset, and a small pocket for cell phones. It also features the quintessentially Hermes front flap closure with a swivel clasp. Measuring 13.4” x 10.2” x 5.9”, the bag retails at about $8,650 and is perfect for work.
2) Tardini Classic Dollar Bag
This bag is made for those days when you seem to have an endless list of errands; this classic Tardini bag is made with thick American alligator leather with the interiors finished in durable, water-resistant Alcantara. The bag has two distinct sections, a flat compartment bulkhead, two internal zip pockets, and a small pocket for a mirror. What makes this bag truly exceptional is that it features a 925 sterling silver collectible Liberty US dollar in the form of a removable suspension keychain. Special treatment of the skin makes it durable and long-lasting for the wear and tears you may put it through. This 16.5” x 14” x 8” bag retails at $11,250.
3) Judith Leiber William Crystal Frog Minaudiere
Every Princess needs her frog, take this Judith Leiber minaudiere on a night out, and maybe it will help you find prince charming. Judith Leiber never fails to amaze us with her creative designs; this minaudiere shapes a frog features crystals of many vibrant hues. What upgrades this amphibian into a fairy tale is the detailed touch of adding a quirky jeweled crown. The bag has a kidskin leather lining with a top snap closure and a 19-inch chain. This bag retails for $5,995. What the bag lacks in space, it makes up for with whimsy.
4) Gucci Soho Python Bag with Chain Strap
As the name suggests, this bag is perfect for that trip to Soho for a nice lunch with the girls. Made in Italy with captivating dark pink python leather, this shoulder bag features a detachable leather tassel. Each version of this bag is unique and hand-colored by expert craftsmen. The bag can be worn either on a single shoulder or crossbody; each has a chain strap plus a leather shoulder pad to make it more comfortable. Embossed with the classic interlocking G, light gold hardware, and top zip closure, this bag measures 13.4” x 11” x 3” and retails for $3,400.
5) Louis Vuitton Monogram Stone Neverfull MM
The Neverfull full bag is a Louis Vuitton classic; its versatility ensures that it works for every woman. This everyday bag can be turned into a city bag by tightening the side laces. This classic bag has been revamped with a monogram stone exterior in either caramel or pink, making it one of the hottest accessories this season. It features the same interior zip pocket, leather trims, and handles as other Neverfull bags. Sized at 11.4” x 12.5” x 6.6”, this bag features a reinforced base that allows it to stand upright. Priced at $2,340, it will be released on December 15th.