Brighten up your wardrobe with one of our favourite colour block bags.
Accessories are an easy and modern way to add colour to your look. Whether you’re looking for a bold investment bag or a colourful clutch to add cheer to your AW12 look we’ve found the bag for you.
AW12 is full of colour but if wearing purple or colbalt blue is a little fashion brave for you opt for a colour block bag – a simple way to introduce the trend into your look.
The Mini Gracie
Wear as a cross body or as a clutch – the Mini Gracie is a chic and versatile every day bag. Available in a range of colours it’s one of our favourite little bags of the season.
Diane Von Furstenburg Blue Suede Bag
Blue was a big colour on the AW12 catwalks and was seen at Celine, Erdem and Lanvin to name but a few. Liven up your classic weekend look and wear it cross-body with jeans, plimsolls and a parka.
Colour Block Tote
H & M
It may be cheap but it’s certainly very cheery. Ideal for storing kids colouring books and toys when out and about.
Marni Two Tone Leather Clutch
Marni’s green and black leather clutch is such a chic way to inject some colour into your look. Team with a black dress to really make the colour pop.
Marc by Marc Jacobs Purple Blizzard Clutch
Purple was the colour for AW12 and was seen on the catwalks of Prada, Versace and Chanel. Whether you go bold and bright or opt for a rich berry shade it’s the colour to invest in this season. Marc Jacobs Purple Blizzard clutch is a versatile choice and will look equally great glammed up with your LBD as it will worn with jeans and a grey marl sweater.
Mustard Leather Tote
Worn with denim flares, a printed silk blouse and chunky wedges this bag is the perfect finish to a 70s inspired look.
Sophie Hulme Zip Shopper Bag
We are huge fans of Sophie Hulme at StyleNest but her colbalt blue shopper has to be our favourite piece for AW12. Ideal for injecting a little colour to your workwear wardrobe.
Phillip Lim Messenger Bag
Philip Lim’s chic messenger is the latest IT bag to hit the scene. This vibrant red will look equally great paired down with a Breton and boyfriend jeans as it will worn with as a clutch with a skinnies and a blazer.
Plum Cooper Tote
Bags don’t get much chicer than Smythson’s Cooper Tote. Whether you use it as a work bag or a busy mum on the run, the Cooper Tote is the perfect carryall companion.
For more AW12 fashion roundups, visit our best of fashion page.