12 New Spring 2019 Bags That Just Hit Shelves, Including Styles From STAUD, Susan Alexandra, & More
Whether you believe it or not, spring is ever so slowly making its return. And while the weather report may not be giving you much proof of that fact quite yet, there is still one strong indication that warmer weather is on the rebound. Every fashion girl's favorite stores are getting into the swing of spring, and all of their fresh arrivals are full of new spring purses perfect for shopping now — and wearing all season long.
If it has been a couple of seasons (or longer) since you refreshed your holding of handbags, right now is the time to do so. That's because just about all of the fashionable set's most favored brands are dropping their spring collections, and they're really, really good. Plus, since so many of these labels have garnered cult-followings over the past several seasons, you know the latest launches are bound to go fast. Time to get shopping.
Still loving the croc-embossed trend that took to the streets last season? So are your favorite designers. STAUD's Spring 2019 collection just dropped, and included amongst the offerings are several leather bags with croc-embossed treatments — but totally unlike what you're seeing on the streets right now. The brand's new croc-style Hutton bag, $375, has an accordion-like silhouette that's an unexpected take on super-structured purses, and its popular PVC bag got a rounded update for spring, which is especially chic in the cream croc-embossed iteration, $225.
Eager to take a totally new trend for a spin this spring? Acrylic would seem to be the material du jour according to many it-girl bag brands, like Cult Gaia. The latest drop from the uber-popular line features many of its staple styles, like the Luna Crossbody Bag, now rendered in colored acrylic. The pearly pale blue version, $328, is perfect for spring's pastel color trend.
And naturally, because simple, high-quality leather bags are always in style, spring's latest arrivals include several well-worth investing in. Mansur Gavriel's instant-classic bucket bag got a cool pleated leather update this season, especially chic in this vegetable tanned camel color for $595. Or opt for Cuyana's latest launch, the Half-Moon shoulder bag, $295, which comes in four different leather shades and can transition from a cross-body to a sleek shoulder bag style.
The good news is, whatever your style aesthetic, spring's incoming bags span it all. From sleek and simple to whimsical and bold, you're sure to find something to up your accessory game for the season ahead. Below, shop some of the best new spring handbag arrivals — so far.
Croc bags are everywhere, but you'll stand out with this accordion-silhouette style just in from STAUD.
The PVC handbag trend gets a cool rounded shape for spring via the Frida bag — and a touch of croc-embossed cream colored leather doesn't hurt.
Even Mansur Gavriel is getting in on logo-mania with its Spring 2019 collection. This top-handled tote in a trending sunshine yellow shade is ideal for brightening up your spring wardrobe.
The brand's bucket bags have been popular since its initial launch. This new pleated version is a welcome update to liven things up, but still feels classic thanks to the timeless caramel-colored leather.
A stylish, sophisticated bag that actually holds all your essentials? No longer unheard of. Plus, this new launch from Cuyana can transition from a crossbody to a chic top-handled bag thanks to the adjustable strap.
If you're not into wearing head-to-toe color but trying to go a little bolder, consider this patchwork beaded bag from Susan Alexandra.
Inspired by treks in the wilderness, this new bag from Ganni features a soft, unstructured silhouette and athleisure-inspired elements.
A bold print and rubberized logo patch give this crossbody tons of interest, and the adjustable strap means it's super versatile.
The market tote bag trend is still on this spring — Jil Sander's yellow pleated version feels more glam than other iterations thanks to vibrant beading and a leather keychain.
Acrylic top handles are still all the range thanks to the super-structured bag trend. This one feels different thanks to its (very Instagrammable) pearlized mint green and white swirled surface.
The wooden version of this bag was everywhere last season — amp it up with this bold blue acrylic style for spring.