Women's Fashion

It’s True: These Are the 6 Handbag Trends We’re Skipping in 2023

Despite being a self-confessed TikTok binge-watching girly, I’m absolutely not prepared to offer you up a comprehensive ‘ins’ vs ‘outs’ bag list à la Gen-Z on my own. Instead, I’m here to give you the ultimate cheat sheet with the help of our editors to ensure that the bags (or bag, your choice!) you’ll be investing in in 2023 will keep you satisfied long past the metaphorical ball drop. 

And this year, there’s a handbag trend to suit just about everyone. I’ve mustered up the very best opinions to offer you the ultimate ‘bag swap’ that you won’t tire of, with expert tips on how to wear the bag trends we’re loving this season and beyond. Maybe you’ve tried to style the same old bucket bag with those boyfriend jeans one too many times? Or you’re really over that OTT impulse purchase logo bag and want to replace it with something more classic. Just call us your Fairy Fashion-Parents, your bag wish is our command..

Keep scrolling for our ultimate list of what bags are in fashion for 2023, and what bags we’re leaving behind this year. Plus, shop the styles we’ve got our eye on, from big designer names to high-street heroes.