[Image: Christopher Kane autumn/winter 2016-17 runway.]
Although mini bags have their charms, this season also highlights the refreshing, functional and practical day bag – the shopper. From Balenciaga’s quirky market bags, Gucci’s classic shoppers to Bao Bao Issey Miyake glitzy metallic styles, here’s our guide to the best shoppers in town.
10 of the best:
[Top left to bottom right.]
Alaïa – Embellished eyelet silver and black tote.
Anya Hindmarch – Ebury embossed pixelated ‘Space Invader’ graphics tote.
Balenciaga – Striped leather market bag shopper.
Bao Bao Issey Miyake – Platinum dew drop shopper.
Gucci – Large red leather shopper.
Marni – Colour-block leather tote.
Mulberry – White and yellow leather shopper with stud details.
Saint Laurent – Bold blue textured-leather shopper.
Sophie Hulme – Albion forest green leather tote.
Stella McCartney – The Falabella faux textured-leather and chain detail tote.