How a handbag enhances any outfit: 7 trendy models for 2018

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Everyone knows the problem: you have nothing to wear and all your looks are boring. A few simple tricks usually help to upgrade the outfits. Small accessories can have a big impact. With the help of jewelry you can set an eye-catcher. Chain layering is particularly popular, in which you wear tags of different lengths with different pendants. You can also rely on statement pieces such as eye-catching earrings, a watch or hair accessories. Of course, the handbag should not be forgotten either. It is not for nothing that it is one of the favorite pieces of every woman. It rounds off every outfit perfectly and is an absolute eye-catcher. But which models and materials are totally in in 2018? And how do you combine these designs in order to enhance the outfit in the best possible way?

The see-through handbag

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In the coming season, not only transparent clothing is totally hip. The accessories also allow insights that are otherwise not possible. The transparent models are mostly made of plastic and are therefore waterproof and easy to care for. Wiping with a damp cloth should be enough. But think carefully about what you put in these handbags. Because not only the extravagant bag itself is an absolute eye-catcher. The content is also visible to everyone. Therefore, you can also make a statement with this one. These transparent versions are best combined to create a simple look and their colored content is an eye-catcher.

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This trend also exists in 2018 for both clothing and handbags. Fringes are a popular element that adds movement to your outfit. In addition, fringed bags are real all-rounders when it comes to effect: Depending on the design, they can appear subtle or rocky. You can find such models at Beyeler. Bags with fringes are particularly suitable for simple outfits, as the decorative elements loosen them up. So you can, for example, the bags with a cardigan, chucks and a culottes meet.

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XXL bags

If you like to take a lot with you or are planning a shopping tour, you should reach for the new XXL bags. Oversized bags are all the rage right now and have hit the catwalks in Paris, London, New York and Co. With these copies you are equipped for every occasion. Everything you need on the go can be found in the oversize pockets. In addition to lipstick, wallet, hand cream, umbrella, pens, notepad, etc., there is still plenty of storage space in the huge models for further achievements of an extensive shopping marathon. The XXL bags are ideal for all occasions where you want to take a lot with you. Don’t overdo it, however: an overcrowded bag not only doesn’t look good, it’s also not healthy for your back. Due to its dimensions, the XXL bag will attract everyone’s attention anyway. Therefore you should combine them with a simple everyday outfit. Such a big eye-catcher in the outfit is completely sufficient.

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Mini bag

The small bags are ideal for those occasions when you don’t need a lot and want to take with you. That’s why they’re perfect for parties. The micro-pocket only fits what is really needed: money, smartphone, lipstick, keys and bank card. As a rule, you don’t need much more at parties. Versions like those from Valentino convince with their unusual design and are still very practical for going out. Simply combine the tiny it-pieces with an eye-catching party outfit. The XXS bags give your look the finishing touch. So you are sure to attract everyone’s attention.

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Multiple pockets

If the micro-bags do not offer you enough storage space and one handbag alone is not enough, then this trend is just right for you: several bags are carried at the same time. This not only provides more space to stow your utensils. Carrying multiple models also looks great. It is advisable to combine a mini bag with a midi bag. The realization of this trend works with all models, shapes and handle types. The designs can have different colors. It is only important that both variants are kept in the same style.

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The clutch becomes an all-rounder

Clutches are known to perfectly round off any party dress. However, Mulberry shows in its latest collection that these handleless bags can also be worn in the office. These models are slightly larger than the ones intended for going out. In the business clutches, for example, you can fit a notebook as well as a folder. So you are perfectly equipped for the office and can be optimally combined with a business outfit. In addition, the designs are an absolute eye-catcher in everyday life.

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Round models

Fashion designers such as Chloé, Mulberry and Galliano show that bags don’t have to have rough edges. The circular models are very trendy. In addition, they are real all-rounders: You can not only wear the round versions with elegant and chic looks. Even with a hippie outfit, this accessory gives your look the finishing touch.

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