Tell me one girl who is not crazy about handbags? I am sure it’s very tough to find one. Every girl is crazy about handbags. In fact, there is a huge variety of handbags available in the market. Apart from the utility purpose, handbags even create a great fashion statement. There are various types of handbags depending on the size, texture and purpose. So, let’s learn about some common terms in handbag vocabulary.
It’s a bag that is supported by the shoulders with double handles and lies across the back. Backpacks are supported on either one or both shoulders. It has a big zip pocket in the centre and small flap or zip pockets on the three sides.
Backpacks are ideal when you are a person who carries a lot many things to college. It has a great storage space and looks super cools when you carry it. It’s best for people who go by public transports as well. Prefer it take backpacks when you wear western. Backpacks don’t look good with an Indian outfit.
There is a huge variety of backpacks available in the market in so many different styles and colours.
It’s a large crescent shaped shoulder bag which has a soft body and forms a curve between the ends of the strap. Hobo is an evergreen bag and these days it’s a lot common. It has a really good storage and good great with every outfit whether Indian or western. But if you are not a big handbag lover then better is go for something else!
If you want to be the too sophisticated girl then go for Baguette bags. It’s a purse that is relatively long from side to side and small from top to bottom and has a small sling with it. The only problem is that it has too less space inside so you can’t carry everything in this small baby!
Messenger/ Sling Bag
The most common bag for known as the “college bag” is the sling bag or the messenger bag. It’s the new urban fashion which is a lot in trend these days. This is a bag with a long strap to be worn across the body that winds around the chest resting the bag on the lower back.
Materials used in these bags are durable and mostly water resistant. They are ideal for regular use and can look good with an Indian as well as western outfit. It has a great storage space too!
If you want to go for a party then Minaudiere is for you. These are small evening or party bag embezzled with pieces of metal, semi-precious stones or covered with fabric or leather. It good to use them on a special occasion like parties or fests because you can’t carry them on everyday basis with you.
If you are the kind of a girl who carries every less thing to college and wants a small not too glamorous bag then clutch is for you. Earlier it was a lot used on special occasion like parties but now clutch is a common bag which has gathered space in every girl’s closet. These are small rectangular bag with a handle so that you can easily hold it in one hand. So you clutch it!
These are structured bag with handle as well as strap. They are great during travelling as you can hold it as well as hand it. It available in various style and sizes so depending on your space and utility this handbag needs to be there in your closet!
This bag has taken a huge market in the handbag market and I am sure that you will be even having one with you. These are medium sized large bag with two straps. The material is sturdy so it does not need any support as well. Totes are great in terms of its storage space and can be used with any outfit. They look amazing in any occasion and it totally a utility with beauty.
These are some kinds of handbags which mostly every college girl uses. But now the question is which will look good with your body type? Well, I have the answer to that as well. Here is a video from Glams which can help you which handbag will suit on your body.
I hope you are able to get a complete guide about handbags. So, the next time you go out to shop for a handbag do keep these points in mind!