While previous year the bags emerged were gigantic, the 2017 handbag trends are mostly decided by the millennials and the gen-z customers. The luxury and the designer's brand labels are no more sought as the key buying decision influencer rather than functionality and usability are the deciding factor that is currently helping the consumers to decide.
The modern consumers are mostly more focused towards the unique style offerings rather than the brand popularity. However, our study shows there is 7% increased demand for the designer brands but with the cheap price solution.
The current bags market trend is dominated by the Coach designer brand, selling the satchel bags with the cross body style. Also, the bags with multiple pocket placements, easy to carry small bags for mobile and other digital accessories are getting a lot of tractions.
2017 bag trends and Consumer attitude
The digital, health conscious and Nomad consumers are changing the bag industry. The working women are the no more visiting salon for the beauty styles as they mostly prefer on the go solution for their daily beauty requirements. That is why bags with multi pocket placements are emerging adamant.
For the adventurous, Nomad, Voyager consumers designers are concentrating more over the Backpacks with beautiful details in leather and other leather-like fabrics.
Here are the current bag trends for the 2017
Metal Chain bag
Silver Metal chain style is what emerged very strong during the fall 2017 runway weeks at the Milan, New York, Paris and London. They are not just popular at the runway but loved as the major street style. Retailers are happily selling it at the stores.
Large Bags- Bean style bags
They are easy to carry and have space for the daily things that is why they are prefferred by celebs. Consider it the next evolution of the bucket bag from Altuzarra, Alexander Wang and more—and cinch it
Silvery shine bags
Fringes and Tasseles
Handle with care
Animal Skin bags and purse.
Snakeskin or python skin print keep its dominance on the runway. Gucci and Armani brings the look at the Milan runway as these are sage to play option being the stapple style. The retailers such as
Boxy Bags and Purse
Enevelop style clutch and purse are the current trends spotted both at runways and off runways at the major global street styles like Paris and Milan.
Backpacks are the must have items as the millennials love traveling and always moving according to the recent consumer lifestyle changes. The youth are looking to explore the world so backpacks with functinality is the major requirement to help.