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This spring has left us speechless with bag trends. This accessory has been the protagonist in the different fashion catwalks for its variety of shapes, sizes and ways of carrying. What used to be a practical accessory has become a very ‘trendy‘ accessory for both men and women.

Here we show you 6 of the bag trends that have taken the Haute Couture runways of this SS’21 by storm:

Big bags, the latest fashion

For those cautious people who usually carry a bag full of objects ‘just in case’, with this new model they will not need to carry the bag to the top. This new ‘big bag’ format has been sweeping the Haute Couture fashion catwalks. Some brands like Valentino, Boss, Dolce&Gabbana, among many others have left us fascinating models.

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From left to right: ‘Big Bag’ Valentino, Etro, Dolce & Gabbana and Boss.

The ‘satchel-bags’, in different shapes and colors

The ‘purse-bag’ has also triumphed in the fashion shows. This model has been used by different renowned firms to design it in different colors, shapes and sizes. All of them share the same comfort. This accessory, apart from being practical, is ideal to complete your look, giving it a modern and elegant touch.


From left From left: Mattiussi, Versace, Balmain, Louis Vuitton and Tom Ford

Small bags with straps, a ‘must‘.

The bags with straps are already known from years ago, but this year they have reinvented with the mini format. This accessory we have been able to see them in different collections for this new season. It has become a ‘mustto complete the outfit. This SS21 has left us models of different colors and different designs suitable for different occasions, from ‘outfits‘ more formal to more ‘sporty‘.

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From left From right: Elisabetta Franchi, Dior, Giorgio Armani, Chanel and Miu Miu

Hanging style handbags are on the rise

This issue has left us speechless. The hanging bag was one of the most successful on the fashion catwalks for this spring 2021. Recently we knew the new fashion of cell phone cases with straps, and the catwalks have left us with this eccentric and fascinating design. There are many fashion brands that have opted for this model, including Armani, Balmain or Tom Ford.

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From left From right: Vìen, Giorgio Armani, Balmain, Max Mara and Tom Ford

The ‘mini bags’, the most ‘trendy’.

The antagonists to the ‘big bags’. This successful model has left behind the usefulness of the bag as such, giving prominence to aesthetics and using the accessory as a visual and  attractive complement. This small accessory gives an air of maximum elegance and style to the outfit. Many brands have created different designs of this prototype, creating unique models and in different formats, from ‘strap mode’ to as a detail of the belt. Chanel has been one of the firms that has opted for several designs of this accessory.

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From left From right: Vìen, Elisabetta Franchi, Chanel and Scervino

Shoulder strap style, a renewed classic

This design has also come on strong. Despite being a classic, different fashion brands have reinvented their designs, giving it an updated and modern touch. We have seen it in different colors and formats. This prototype combines comfort with elegance. With this practical and useful accessory you can give your look your own style and go to the latest fashion..

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From left to right: Boss, Valentino, Marco Rambaldi and Victoria Tomas.


Images courtesy of and the brands mentioned.