Zara Box Bag With Sparkly Details, $ 69.90 at Zara
This fall is all about structure. Get to know your angles with a boxy bag that adds polish to any outfit.
Clare V. Chou Chou Wristlet, $ 275 at Shopbop
The early aughts shape that every girl took to parties has gotten a cooler, slouchier update. But the single looped strap remains.
New Belt Bag
Mango Belt Bag, $ 29.99 at Mango
The hands-free bag is back with a vengeance and a whole bunch of new shapes, including this bucket style.
Like Dreams Vienna Mini Tote, $ 68 at Free People
Another structured style, this shape gives us retro, waving-from-a-train vibes.
Hat Box-Inspired Bag
French Connection Poppy Crossbody Bag, $ 49.97 at Nordstrom Rack
Mansur Gavriel made the flat-bottom circle bag a thing and Brandon Maxwell’s spring show featuring hat boxes cemented the shape as a must-have.
Drawstring Evening Pouch
Attico Velvet Drawstring Pouch, $ 250 at Matches Fashion
Forget the structured clutch for evening and throw your night-out necessities into a jewelry pouch-inspired option. Just be sure to pack light. (Too much weight might just ruin the look.)
Barrel Crossbody Bag
Topshop Cali Barrel Cross Body Bag, $ 48 at Topshop
There’s that structure again. This crossbody feels fresh and inspired with its sideways bucket-style shape.
Combination Bucket Bag
Charles & Keith Structured Drawstring Bucket Bag, $ 69 at Charles & Keith
Can’t decide on a trend to try? Don’t. Get two in one with this stiff bucket bag that features a drawstring pouch interior.
Soft Basket Bag
Cult Gaia Joana Bag, $ 278 at Cult Gaia
A thick, knotted strap and gathered velvet make for a modern take on the basket bag.
Dramatic Hobo Bag
Vince Camuto Zoey Bubble Leather Hobo, $ 278 at Vince Camuto
The deep drop of this style is perfect for wearing over bulky outerwear. Genius.
There’s just something about a fresh handbag that gets us into the spirit of a new season. Perhaps it’s because bags are the easiest way to lean into fall dressing and test out trends before sweater (and boot and coat) weather arrives. Whatever the reason, we can really never have too many. Lucky for us, Fall 2018 is ushering in a whole slew of shapes that feel updated and exciting.
Fall’s handbag trends run the gamut from structured box bags to slouchy wristlet styles to jewelry-inspired drawstring pouches for evening. Geometric shapes and unexpected details abound, which means your purse will pack even more of a punch this season — and update even the simplest of outfits. Think of your bag as the new one-and-done fashion item. Easy and impactful? What’s better than that?
Ahead, we’ve rounded up 10 handbag silhouettes that will upgrade and update your style for fall. Whether you choose to invest in one wow-worthy purchase or take a few of the season’s trends for a spin, any of these will make an instant statement.
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