Here’s a run down of the designer bags that offer the best buys for summer – the £500 edit. Each bags rocks one of the key trends for summer. This edit gives you the designer labels without the big budget spend. There’s no need to pound the streets, scroll through tons of websites or suffer repetitive strain injury on your instagram finger! Sitting comfortably? Let’s begin, let’s discover the 8 designers bags, all under £500.
Golden brown tones are the accent of this summer and if you need a bag that needs to work on more formal as well as casual days, check out the Matilda bucket bag from Whistles for £159. Conversely for those who just can’t go through summer without a black bag, how about meet me half way and opt for this soft stripe Fourty bag from Gum Design. It oozes sophistication and is priced at €120.
Now for two treats that are rocking the trends. Firstly, from Hereu, the mini Galeda bucket bags brings weaves leather and raffia. You can’t get a stronger woven look. Bang on trend for £225. Secondly, the belt bag sees a welcome return for the summer. From Wicker Wings, the Tao is handmade and combines rattan, suede and leather, all in neutral tones. Go hands free this summer, priced at £260.
This summer the woven bags come in all shape and sizes. And like the belt bag the transparent tote bag is back. Here are two bags using the white summer colour to showcase both trends. The Dorie bucket bag from Kate Spade offers one of the most intricate woven designs. Available at £395. The clear logo tote bag from Stella McCartney comes white leather straps and is priced at £395.
This spring and summer, the neutral tones are your wardrobe staple. From Longchamp you have the Amazone leather bag in one colour, taupe, with beautiful braiding detail and silver accents. Priced at £490. On the right, from Yuzefi, the Delila bag brings together some of the key colour trends for SS19 in one bag, off set by the buckle and stud detail. Available at £485.
There you have it. An edit of bags that mean you can get your hands on a designer bag without breaking the bank balance whilst keeping bang on trend. Boom!
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