Though the spring/summer 2022 runways were months ago at this point, we’re still wrapping our heads around all the countless trends that were introduced on them, from vibrant colors to the return of the maxi dress. In fact, there were so many discoveries to unpack that, four months on, we’re just now reporting on arguably our favorite area of focus: handbags. Clearly, we’ve been saving the best for last.
With new arrivals debuting every day, we couldn’t wait another minute to share the bag trends that will reign supreme come the first signs of spring. There will be ’90s-inspired shoulder bags, totes that double as duffles, and wristlets that look nothing like the kitschy, logo-covered versions you likely frequented in middle school—and those are just the highlights. Get a head start on your warm-weather handbag selection by checking out the only eight purse trends you need to know this year below.