Thinking about getting a new purse this spring? Try a basket! Woven straw bags are strutting down the runway in a barrage of shapes and sizes. From petite animal carry a longs, to over sized picnic sized totes. This season designers have been infusing their modern take on it.
The wicker basket trend is perfect for being function-able, as well as, fashionably on trend. They vary from being woven from dried grasses, reeds, retten, tree branches, especially willow. Finished with leather, wooden or plastic for the hinges and closures.
Of the designers who fancy this trend, Hermès, created a must have miniature picnic basket purse. Perfect for all those impromptu lunch dates. Prada has a cute red handled bag with a floral flare. Chanel turns it out with a chic petite version in pale pink.
The basket shaped purse trend is perfect to tote around with you on your daily outings this Spring. Charlotte Olympia mixes it up with a watermelon slice shaped basket! Then, Kate Spade went cute and cuddly with a teddy bear and camel shaped basket tote.
Now, not just for over sized beach bags and yacht outings for summer. Smaller clutch sized creations keep your attire cute and classy. Walk around with wicker this spring! They are definitely a unique piece of history that is a cycling trend making a comeback this season. Take your pic! What modern wicker basket bag would you carry around this spring?