12 Must-Have Mini Bags to Tote

The micro trend taking over the streets

Words by Michelle Hanley
July 6th, 2017

It’s time to hide away your hold-alls as the season’s must-have bags are of minuscule proportions. From micro satchels to clutches, even backpacks are decreasing in size along the high street. This fun and playful trend also embraces the SS17 novelty craze to the max with animal styles reigning supreme such as this elephant shaped street style (and maven46) favourite from Loewe or this zippable bunny from & Other Stories.

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streetstyle outfit mini bag and denim jeans
Kitten mini bag
mini bag with mouth motif

In order to be street style-approved, be sure to adjust your mini bag strap higher than a ’50s guitar player and don’t be afraid to clash colours in wild combinations. Classic clasp fronts crossovers are also seeing a comeback like this wonderfully kitsch Gucci pony hair handbag. For an equally stylish option that won’t break your back or bank balance, check out this crossover from Zara with detachable embroidered straps. Good things really do come in small packages…

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