If you’re looking for the hottest new handbags under 250 pounds, you’re in the right place. For the latest instalment of our Buyer’s Guide we’re serving up some spring bag inspiration, surveying the shops for new arrivals and fresh styles.
From high street brands to designer labels, we’ve handpicked the very best in arm candy to give your new season wardrobe a chic accessory update. So, go ahead and indulge yourself with our top ten handbag picks below.
Top 10 Handbags Under 250 Pounds
Topshop Premium Leather Boxy Shopper Bag, £100 – Nodding to the minimalist movement, Topshop is treating us to this structured shopper bag for the coming season, crafted from monochrome leather. Metals handles and perforated detailing add an edge of Scandi-cool, while the simple white shade is a perfect match-with-everything option for spring.
Liberty London Maddox Cross Body Bag, £210 – London-based department store Liberty is tapping into the mini bag trend with this undersized bag from its own collection. Covered in the Art Nouveau-inspired Iphis print, this little leather bag comes complete with a detachable strap and internal pockets, for a small bag that packs a punch.
Ted Baker Allira Small Patent Shopper Bag, £129 – For a touch of ladylike glamour, we’re adding this chic Ted Baker bag to our wish list. Coming a dusty-pink hue with strong accents of black, this option feels feminine but modern all in one hit.
Marc by Marc Jacobs Metripolitote, £245 – Marc Jacobs doesn’t do anything by halves, and the same rule stands when it comes to bags. This fun PVC handbag from the American label is a great statement piece that will definitely turn a few heads, thanks to its bold print and tongue-in-cheek slogan.
Boohoo Faye Tassel Detail Cross Body Bag, £16 – We can practically smell the festival field from here with this tasselled bag from Boohoo. Exuding a seventies boho vibe, this option not only looks the part, but is the perfect practical piece for summer raving with its long across body strap. Prepare to put this on your summer shopping list.
Cambridge Satchel Co East West Tote, £180 – Inspired by its iconic satchel designs, this bag from British brand Cambridge Satchel Co combines classic detailing – check the buckles and card pouch – with a sleek, day bag silhouette. Coming in a variety of shades, we’re particular fans of this rich blue hue.
Joules Richmond Leather Shoulder Bag, £169 – If it’s a solid all-rounder you’re after, feast your eyes on this tan leather number by Joules. With plenty of space, three internal compartments and a top security zip, this bag is built with practicality in mind, while its simple, clean-cut form is certain to blend into your existing wardrobe with ease.
Michael Kors Jet Set Across Body Bag, £130 – We’re all well acquainted with Michael Kors’ infamous totes, but for the coming season we’ve found ourselves besotted with the new Jet Set Across Body bag in bright, summery shades. Big enough for all of your essentials, but small enough to travel light, this design is the ultimate in understated luxury.
Marni Printed PVC Tote, £220 – Bring a dash of pattern to your bag collection with this bold option by Marni. The graphic floral print is both eye-catching and elegant, proving the perfect piece to transport your wardrobe straight into the warmer months. Plus, you won’t need to worry about the dreaded shoulder ache as it’s made from a lightweight PVC.
LYDC London Silver Handbag, £34 – The metallic trend is here to stay (yay!), so why not indulge in a new handbag to add a touch of shine to your spring wardrobe? This silver bag by LYDC London is not only the perfect size for day time, but will grab the eyes of fellow fashionistas with its glistening form.