When you think of metallic the usual shades that come to mind are gold, bronze and silver. However there is also Pewter and you even find handbags in different vibrant colors with a metallic finish or texture. These shades can be very versatile but they are not the only metallic shades you can find when it comes to handbags. You may also think that they may be a bit too overwhelming but if you know the when, where and how to use these ,handbags you don’t have to worry about looking tacky and cheap.
As a matter of fact metallic handbags are a great addition to your collection if you like bags that can be transferred between the different seasons of the year. It is hard for any color of handbag to offer true and complete versatility all through the year. But when the weather is warm you may not want to carry a handbag that is too warm and when the weather is cold you don’t want to be walking around with a starkly bright handbag. This is where the versatility of metallic handbags comes in.
We want to help you get started on the right foot so you can select the right type of metallic bag for your needs. Here are just some of the handbags that we offer that have a metallic finish and how you can use them.
If you are looking for something to wear to work but don’t want to settle with black or brown check out the Steve Madden Bperfie. This tote bag is a neutral and though metallic it is not very shiny and doesn’t bellow out for the wrong type of attention. It measures approximately 12 to 13.5 inches in size and as such is the perfect size for the office. It is made from polyvinyl chloride material and is a gray/bronze color. It features perforated accents and a magnetic snap closure with double handles that can be worn over your arm or held in your hand.
If you are looking for a bag that can dress up your casual attire then the Aldo Cormak could be your best bet. This bag is very versatile and can be worn with casual or business attire depending on how your office operates and what they allow in terms of dress code. The bag is a satchel style handbag in a gold and cream color with gold metallic accents. It features a zipper closure which is also gold and the cross body strap is a gold chain woven with a cream colored polyurethane strap. It is small measuring less than 12 inches and is made from polyurethane. The Cormak from Aldo also features a double tubular handle which can be used to wear the bag over the arm or in your hands.
If you love your black bags, here is a metallic one for you. This metallic can be worn in the office with the strictest corporate dress code. It is a tote style bag and is the West Faces bag from Nine West. Its main color is black – it is entirely black on one side with gray and silver v-shaped bands in the front. It is a small bag with a single shoulder strap with chain and fabric elements. The Nine West West Faces tote is made with a polyvinyl chloride material and has a structured design that allows it to be freestanding. It features double tubular straps and has metallic accents and hardware feet.
The casual girl will love the Kenneth Cole Reaction Foldover bag. This is a small cross body style bag that is a good choice for running quick errands or having drinks or coffee with friends. It is made from polyvinyl chloride material and is brown and gray in color with a metallic shoulder strap as well as metallic accents on the front of the bag and attached to the zipper. The single cross body strap is adjustable and the bag features a zipper closure.
Metallic handheld purses have always had their mainstay in elegant and dressy events. If you are looking for a nice and luxurious looking metallic for a white tie event then check out the Diane Von Furstenberg Tonda minaudiere. This purse is made from cowhide leather and is a gold color. It features a clasp lock and has an optional single gold chain strap which you can use to carry the bag over your shoulder.
Metallic handbags can be very versatile and they are definitely workable into almost any situation or occasion – you just have to choose the right type of bag and the right shades and colors. Be sure to choose correctly when choosing metallic handbags because you don’t want to pick up a handbag with the wrong kind of shine which will cause your expensive handbag to look cheap.