We saw straw basket bags, net bags and everything in between, but the PVC clear bag is finally having its moment in the spotlight. From dominating street style images on Instagram and evolving from tacky and cheap to tres chic, the PVC bag has reinvented itself and is cuter that ever.
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Seen on the arm of major fashion editors, street style bloggers and it-girls, everyone who is #fashun is currently carrying one of these bags. Although the larger totes may be more practical, nothing says playful, fun and Insta-worthy like a mini version of these bags.
With the current political and social issues that are circulating the globe in the age of transparency and over-sharing, this style of bag is a true reflection of how fashion is influenced by culture.
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If you want to show off but not necessarily showcase the fact you carry four lipsticks of the same shade, two back up iPhone chargers and in general treat your handbag as a chamber of secrets, then the bag within a bag trend it for you. This new, refined take adds detail to your outfit and prevents others from having a sticky beak into your personal items.