It is time to prepare your wardrobe for the steamy hot summers. The change in weather calls for a change in your wardrobe collection. While everyone invests in summer essentials like a tank top, mules, denim, hats, and sunglasses often the handbags go ignored.

Coco Chanel said:

“Dress shabbily, and they remember the dress; dress impeccably, and they remember the woman.”

Handbags make or break an outfit, and you are someone who loves to enhance your overall look with a bag here are five leather handbags that you must invest in this summer.

Tote Bags

These convenient carryalls are perfect for Casual daily use, work or even vacations. With so many designers launching new styles of totes every season you won’t have to compromise on style. Tote bags are big enough to carry all your summer essentials. These bags are lightweight and look chic with almost any outfit. Surprisingly you can find tote bags big enough to take your laptop. This summer celebrities are going gaga over the latest leather tote bags launched by Burberry.

Kate Mara is rocking her tote with a casual airport look while Rosie Huntington is gracefully carrying a leather tote with formal attire. This summer, invest in a classy wine red leather tote that is pleasing to the eye and is functional as well as fashionable.

Cross Body Bag

Summer is the time to go hands-free therefore designers have reinvented the cross body bag so that they are spacious enough to handle the essentials and small enough to carry on an evening out.

Musical festivals, Flea market and tons of frolicking outside is common in summers. A lightweight crossbody bag is perfect for these trips. Crossbody bags let you experiment without overwhelming your outfit. Add a pop of color to your pink leather jacket with a shimmery golden crossbody bag by Marc Jacobs.

Saddlebag

It is no secret that accessories can make or break an outfit especially during the summers when we wear neutral colors. Accessories and handbags are a perfect way to liven up any outfit. Tassel saddle bags are showing up everywhere. A little accent, fringe or studs, add some glamour to plain bags. Saddlebags with brass buckle are also the in thing this summer. The gold buckle instantaneously makes you stand apart. Faux leather saddle bags available at Leather Skin Shop have grab handles that are quite soft and soothing that improves the carrying comfort. Saddlebags are worth flaunting and go with all kinds of outfits.

Messenger Bag

Add a hot handbag to your collection to carry around this season. A bright purple quilted leather handbag is a delight to carry during the summers with a little white dress or black leather jacket. Messenger bags are ultra-organized with large main compartments giving enough room for everyday use stuff. Messenger bags give a casual yet relaxed vibe. Messenger bags are also suitable for cycling because of adjustable shoulder straps and look chic on anyone who carries it.

Hobo Bag

Hobo bags are popping up with retailers this summer. These statement bags are functional, alive and still kicking. The classic shapes of these a longer shoulder strap give a more modern and versatile look. These crescent-shaped bags are made out of soft, flexible leather and are both spacious and stylish. The hobo bags can be carried with a fur coat and mini dress. For a casual look, it can be paired with sneakers, a T-Shirt, and shorts in summer.

Henri Bendel Kensington Croco Fringe Hobo is a relaxed sophistication to add to your wardrobe. The vibrant wine shade adds luxe to your entire look.