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Different types of bags - every woman should know!

Different types of bags

Choosing the right handbag for the occasion can complement a woman’s appearance and make a woman look classy, sophisticated and pretty.

  • Backpack - rests on the back and has 2 handles, can be worn on one or both shoulders.
  • Clutch - a small, stylish bag carried in your hand or tucked under your arm; usually rectangular in shape, with a long handle for over the shoulder.
  • Crossbody - smaller in size than the messenger bag, worn across the body at an angle.
  • Duffel - large, with a drawstring opening at the top, usually used for travel or sports.
  • Envelope - a flat, rectangular bag with a triangle-shaped flap that folds over like an envelope.
  • Hobo - large, crescent-shaped, shoulder bag, often soft and slouchy.
  • Messenger - large shoulder bag with a long strap worn across the body, usually preferred by younger women.
  • Satchel - structured, handheld or shoulder bag, may be large or small.
  • Tote - sometimes called a shopper bag, it has 2 straps and can be handheld or carried over the shoulder, an open top or zipper closure.