Do you remember the time when you were little and you had to wear belt bags? Especially during the school trips belt bags were a among those things you couldn’t forget at home. It was the place for your money, telephone numbers (of course written on the piece of paper, as you obviously didn’t have a phone) or anything that would be small and important. Well, I do remember! And it wasn’t a good look (then).
Now imagine that this fashion is back. However this time with a big bang! The biggest brands transformed this rather annoying but practical thing into stylish and highly fashionable accessory. The principle is the same. You still can’t fit much and you still wear it around your waist (or occasionally cross body). To be absolutely honest, I wasn’t excited when this trend came back. However I rather like it now. It can by chic, if you wear it right and choose the right design. But do you know how to choose the right one for you to look stylish and not like someone who fell asleep in the 8o’s and woke up now? Well here are some rules to follow.
How to wear belt bags
Choose a size that doesn’t look too big on you. You will wear this on your waist, so if you are petite, it can look like you are trying to wear a backpack on your belt (not a good look)
Try it on before the purchase. Everyone is a different shape and every style fits differently. Make sure the belt is a good length for you. I was just recently trying on the belt bags. However I couldn’t close it as it was simply too small for me.
Choose a design that nicely “sit” on your waist. It should look effortless and comfortable. You don’t want to be disturbed by it when you are walking.
It looks best when it is styled without additional belt (like on the trousers). Wear it over dresses, skirts, blazers. If you want to wear it with trousers, put on some longer top to cover the belt of the trousers and use the belt bag to create your waist.
Now that we have this sorted, let have a look at the best belt bags you can find right now.
Floral bag. The expected “unexpected” trend? Every spring this trend never surprise and never fail to appear. Every spring we are like: “oh florals are back”. The thing is, they actually never left. It is every year, over and over again. SO I guess it is quite safe to say, that floral bags were, are and always will be with us. And because of that, I have decided to dedicate this article to this trend and the best handbags the designers have to offer. I am quite girly, but for some reason I can’t wear clothes with floral designs. They look a bit odd, but handbags? Yes please! They agree with me very well.
Anyway. As The spring officially started this week, I wanted to share with you the best handbags that feature flower design. It is always so nice when the start to feel like you don’t need to wear dark colours anymore and change into something more fresh and light. And the bags are more fun as well. View Post
Prada Plex Ribbon is the new player in the world of handbags. It is always a delight when there is a new handbag design that seems to have all the qualities of a future darling for all the people who love handbags. Prada recently seems to have been determined to come up with completely new designs. I am not talking about different materials (suede is great, but seriously, not much rocket science there, is it?). I am not even talking about different colours or sizes or versions. What I am talking about is the brand new shape look and colour that catches your eye the second you enter the store. View Post
Luxury handbags are very expensive indeed (hence luxury duh!!!). It is not only because of the production costs or materials. Of course you pay for the exclusivity of the brand. With some brands, it is almost impossible task to bags under £1000. When you ask around, this amount seems to be the psychological limit unless you consider yourself rich enough to not care. And I know how upsetting it is for you if you are craving to have at least one high end designer number in your closet. So don’t you worry, there is still hope for you. And what is even better, you don’t need to break you bank account to get one. I have found for you these 10 best handbags under £1000. View Post
So Christmas is officially over. The whole 2016 is officially over. I hope you had a wonderful year and hope this year will be even better. Beginning of a new year is always the same (at least for me). It is all about starting again with the healthy food and fitness regime after rather indulgent festive season. I am not much into the new years resolution as I believe that if you want to do something you will do it and you don’t need a new year for that. This time of the year is very quiet, but never the less there is one excitement going on and that is called SALES! This is the time of the year when you can get overly excited about getting the best handbags deals. View Post