We’ll always love (and need) our trusty tote bag, but if you’re looking to lighten the load in 2020 there is a new handbag trend that can handle just the essentials in style — the bracelet bag. Part bag, part jewelry, this isn’t the wristlet you may remember from the ’90s. Instead, the more modern and practical tote-meets-clutch is here to take you from your nine-to-five and after six. Here are bracelet bags you’ll want to add to your wardrobe for 2020.
Chloé’s ‘Nile Bracelet’ Bag
This black leather piece has a distinctive saddle silhouette and contrasting suede along the base. Remove the shoulder strap and carry yours by the gleaming gold handle. Find it at NET-A-PORTER.
Bienen-Davis The Kit Calf Hair Bracelet Bag
Finished with polished hardware hand-dipped in 24k gold, Bienen-Davis’ zebra-striped calf hair The Kit bracelet bag features a removable zebra-striped calf hair chain-strap pouch. The inner pouch can be carried on its own or used with other bags for multiple styling options. Find it at Barneys New York.
Chloé Mini Leather Faye Bracelet Bag
Updated for the new season while keeping the same chic elegance displayed in the original design, Chloé’s Faye bag has been reinvented with a single bracelet handle and removable shoulder strap. Still instantly recognisable thanks to a polished ring and draped curb-chain detailing, it opens via the suede top flap to an expanding interior with a single slip pocket. Find it at Harrods.
White Boho Macrame Handbag
This macrame bag made from natural materials will be a great accessory for your romantic look. This macrame bag is perfect for spring and summer walks. This thing is roomy and you can take with you everything you need: a wallet, keys, a mobile phone and a favorite book. The bag is made of natural eco-friendly materials: cotton and natural wood. Find it at Oh My Knot.
White Shoulder Bag
This is the only thing that your outfit is missing! A gorgeous accessory suitable for your everyday look as well as a special occasion. The long strap allows you to wear it as a handbag, on your shoulders and even across your body – incredible! Find it at Metamorphoza.
Faye Small Shoulder Bag In Smooth And Suede Calfskin
Cut in a refined silhouette with clean lines and a front flap, the Faye small shoulder bag is an effortlessly elegant and compact accessory enhanced with striking hardware. Contrasting textures of tobacco leather are finished with the Maison’s distinctive raw edges. Cool hardware in the “piercing” ring loop with hook and chain summons a ’70s spirit, with the rounded shapes offsetting the bag’s sleek aesthetic. Find it at Chloé.
Big O Baby Bracelet Bag
How does one hold a clutch and a glass of champagne? Easy. The Big O Baby Bracelet Bag. Designed with a wide base and two interior slots, this clutch was made to hold going-out essentials: sunglasses, phone, lipstick, and cards. Plus, the metal ring comes off so you can snap your favorite Big O Key Ring on for a more casual, personalized vibe. Find it at Oventure.
Parisa Wang Bracelet Bag
Get your arm a little present. This is a wine-bottle shaped purse with a round buckle loop. The Bracelet bag can be worn around your wrist or as a crossbody. Find it at Reformation.