I Want to Be a Designer-Bag Girly—27 Gorgeous Styles on My Dream List

handbag is the perfect finishing touch to any look. There's just something immensely satisfying about that functional pop of a little something extra. I was gifted designer bags from my family for special occasions growing up, but recently, I've taken more of a personal interest in the high-end-handbag world. I decided to do a deep dive into designer brands and particular styles that have caught my eye over the years so I can start building a collection that I'm proud of.

Ahead, shop 27 gorgeous designer handbags that are perfect for the newbie bag lover. You'll find styles in a range of colors, shapes, sizes, and price points. Whether you're on a budget or want to invest in a higher-ticket style, I've got something for you. With the new season quickly approaching, it's definitely time for a spring accessory refresh.

The color-blocking on this best-selling Loewe Puzzle bag is truly what dreams are made of. 

Anything in chartreuse looks good, especially this Wandler bag. 

This is the ultimate beach tote, and it's currently on sale. 

Whoever said fun prints can't be neutrals hasn't met this beauty. 

If you've been eyeing a bucket-style bag, there's no better option out there. 

Off-White for over 60% off the original price—you've got to be kidding. 

This is my personality in the form of a work-friendly tote bag. Tuck your office essentials away while also serving looks. 

If you have a nice dinner out during your next vacation getaway, take this one along.

Coach has a killer price point paired with some of the most fun colors on the market. 

A pretty hue and a strap long enough to sit on anyone's shoulder easily. 

If whipped cream were a handbag, I bet it'd look just like this. 

Such a subtle blue paired with the universally flattering silhouette makes this an ideal day-to-day bag for those who love a larger-size purse.

Such an affordable price point for a such chic-looking style. 

Bold red is a classic go-to for a vibrant pop of color. 

This Mugler piece looks like a beautifully assembled sculpture from a museum exhibit.  

A solid day-to-day bag for sunshiney people.

It's still a favorite style almost two decades later for a reason. 

The simple design and placement of the oversize double Gs make this worthy of the biggest *chef's kiss.*

This pretty bag fills me with nostalgia in the best way.

If you've been eager to try out the mini-bag trend, the Cassette Mini is a great starting point.