This article was last updated on April 16, 2022
So, you’ve tossed off those winter layers, swapping pants for shorts and LBDs for LWDs, but sometimes summer can still seem like the same ol’ sea of neutrals, even if they are lighter tinted. And while we’re all for classic white jeans and are always happy to embrace the myriad shades of beige on offer during the summer, we can’t help but feel the need for a little pop of color (you know, to complement that ever-increasing glow, whether it be real or faux).
Lucky for us, there are a bevy of bold-hued bags for summer ’12 that have us googly eyed and aflutter with excitement. Both solid and patterned, and spanning every color of the rainbow, these bright babies are sure to keep you from feeling washed out. Click through to meet your new summer obsessions.
J. Crew Edie Bag, $228, available at J. Crew.
Cuval Sportsman Duffle Bag, $145, available at Steven Alan.
ASOS Leather Beaded Tile Effect Clutch, $66.28, available at ASOS.
Kenzo Large Color-Block Backpack, $550, available at Opening Ceremony.
Dr. Martens Small Strawberry Liberty Print Satchel, $227.82, available at Liberty London.
RACHEL Rachel Roy Impulse Tote Handbag, $69, available at Macy’s.
Rebecca Minkoff Diamond Laser Daria Bag, $395, available at Rebecca Minkoff.
Urban Expressions Woven Tote Bag, $89, available at Urban Outfitters.
Proenza Shouler Lime TIki Clutch, $1,519, available at Ssense.
Zara Suede Shopper Bag, $89.90, available at Zara.
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