New Bags On The Block

The warm summer months may not be here just yet but that doesn't mean that you shouldn't start looking for that new "IT" bag to carry you into the next season. Check out the latest crop of handbags that will give you a seamless transition.
ESSENCE.COM Feb, 22, 2010

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Add flair to any outfit with the Donna Karan ‘The Eldridge’ 4 in 1 Leather Bag ($1,495).

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With its trendy snakeskin print and khaki colored accents, the Jimmy Choo ‘Ring’ Bucket Tote is a super stylish way to tote around your goods.

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The Juicy Couture Python Print Canvas Tote ($178)features a black and white python print canvas with with black lambskin detailing.

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Pleated detailing and a twisty strap make the Twist Strap Pleated Bag ($50) one of the most stylish bags around.

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The MICHAEL Michael Kors Webster Metallic Large Satchel ($398) moonlights as the perfect carryall for day and an uber chic bag for night.

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Use the cute chain link strap to wear the Street Level 78022 bag ($70) black studded bag on the shoulder or tuck straps inside for an oversized clutch.

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The best part about the Matt & Nat Commix Studded Mini Bag ($230)? It’s made of synthetic vegan leather so you can look stylish while saving the environment.

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The Zigi – Women’s Stud Muffin Gold Hardware Handbag ($245) is a gold studded mini handbag that’s the perfect every day accessory.

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Don’t be fooled by the size of the Steve Madden Stud Loyal Tote ($89). The roomy exterior can hold everything from a magazine to a heavy wallet.

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The Marc Jacobs Studded Stam Satchel ($1,450)gives off the perfect air of raw femininity and edge.

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From the quilted texture to the gold tone logo, the
Versace ‘New Couture’ Satchel ($2,500) is a decadent must for the upcoming summer months.

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Who says that your purse needs perfect posture? You can still look svelte with the Metal Link Handle Slouch Bag ($80).

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The cracked leather detailing in the Tory Burch Clayton Classic Hobo ($450) adds a fun touch to an otherwise classic look.

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The deeply etched lines on the exterior of the Kooba Slouchy Vertical Tote ($595) make for a soft, roomy interior.

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The Juicy Couture Lock-It Want It Patent Satchel, Angel ($260) makes it easy to keep tabs on all of your essentials with its brass plated lock and roomy interior.

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With its mix of metallic and trendy print, the Kooba Elena Animal-Print Canvas Tote ($245) is the perfect every day carryall.

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The Marc by Marc Jacobs ‘Canvas Small’ Hobo ($168) features a multi-colored splattered painted exterior and a logo-embossed strap.

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Go for the bold with the Diane von Furstenberg Nancy Ikat Shopper($185). This black and white print tote bag features chic red detailing.

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Always vibrant, the Versace Printed Hobo($1,995) is a punchy purple bag; a fun way to play with colors!

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The tiny pops of electric blue make the Fendi Chain Detail Bag ($816)one of the cutest accessories of the season.