Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Fashionpedia: Bag Styles

Bags have many styles and many names: clutch, wristlet, satchel, hobo, tote, shopper, messenger, and crossbody. Here are the differences between them:

A small bag held in the palm of the hand similar to an evening bag a little bit bigger than a long wallet.
Wristlet: A type of clutch that has a small strap in order to put it around the wrist instead of holding the bag by hand.

Coach is famous for its wristlets
Hobo: A shoulder bag with one strap that has no particular shape (slouchy) but makes a crescent shape when carried.

Bottega Veneta hobo
Satchel: A bag that has a flat bottom can have one or two handles and can have a strap too.

Fendi satchel

Tote: A rectangular shaped top handle bag.

Tory Burch tote

Shopper: An oversized tote.

Michael By Michael Kors shopper

Michael By Michael Kors long shopper (books bag)

Crossbody: A bag with a long strap to be worn across the body

Crossbody bags

Messenger bag: It is a a big crossbody bag that can fit books in it.

Louis Vuitton messenger bag

No comments:

Post a Comment