Matching Casual and Formal With Handbags

Handbags are much more than functional tools; they are essential fashion accessories, which is why it’s so important to make an effort when matching the right handbag with your outfit. Specific events or occasions generally dictate the type of outfit you wear. Your whole look should reflect the event you’re attending, for example, if you are going to work, or spending the day with friends, for a casual get together, you’ll want to dress right for the occasion. You’ll also want to carry the right kind of handbag around, to compliment your look and support your activity. Choose from a range of designer handbags online for a bag to suit your personal style, event and outfit.

Beautiful satchels for business and office attire

Designer handbags are luxury items and every well-dressed woman deserves to have at least one in her wardrobe. Ideally you should have a handbag suitable for different occasions and designers like Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Dolcie and Gabbana, Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors and Chloe, have beautiful bags. Satchels, Hobo and Tote styles are all perfect for formal and casual wear. Marc Jacobs has a wonderful selection of Satchels, coming in various sizes and colors. These styles are perfect for carrying around folders and laptops and match with business attire. Satchels are spacious, with various compartments for cell phones, keys and other small items. Choose traditionally formal colors like black, brown or tan. Creative types may be drawn to Dolcie and Gabbana’s satchel range. This collection contains bold blues, greens, reds and striking animal prints.

Casually comfortable handbags

Tote bags are perfect for casual affairs. These handbags are roomy and great for carrying a selection of items in them. Whether you’re out shopping or catching up with friends over coffee, a designer tote will match well with your casual outfit. Burberry makes a striking range of tote bags that you’ll feel proud to carry around, as does Michael Kors and Jimmy Choo. Chloe leather Hobo bags are divine and so comfortable to carry around over the shoulder when running daily errands.

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