One bag, three trends nailed
SS20's hottest trends in one bag. No need to splash the cash or sacrifice wardrobe space on lots of new arm candy, grab this one tote and you're good to go.
We are just weeks away from the first day of Spring (20 Mar, FYI), but it’s going to be a while before we can slip into anything remotely seasonal. There’s nothing trendy about hyperthermia. But there’s one item that you can wear right now, a beacon of hope for double-digit temperatures and al fresco drinkies – a hot-right-now handbag. The perfect fashion fix for the impatient.
Largely dictated by Bottega Veneta, large slouchy totes, multi-compartment bags and puffy pouches will be everywhere in showstopping super-brights and palette cleansing neutrals. But at an eye-watering £2,745 a pop, food may have to optional. Panic not, you’re Champagne habit does not need to be downgraded, we’ve found one piece of arm candy that ticks all (OK, 70%) of the SS20 boxes at Gift Pop – a Berkshire-based lifestyle brand – that’ll scratch your payday itch…
Feeling blue? You should be, it's 2020's Pantone colour of the year, and Classic Blue is top tone. Gift Pop's 3-in-1 PU leather tote gives you a soft shoulder bag, puffy clutch, purse – and there's a skinny crossbody strap in there as an added bonus.
Fancy something a bit look-at-me? Take inspiration from a set of Stabilo highlighter pens and choose acid pink. Be loud and proud to think pink.
Create your own sunshine and brighten your day with a bright yolky bag. If it could come with a thermostat too, that would be magic.
Pale and interesting
If look peaky around brights, then let the colour drain from your bag too. Classic blue may be trending but faded denim and delicate cornflowers look as fresh as a cornflower.
Black to basics
After years of print clashing, ruffles and statement everything, this is your fashion palette cleanser. It's not a 3-in-1 tote, but Gift Pop's newbie The Squashy. Go back to basics.