For every person who loves fashion, there’s always one thing (e.g., a trend or a piece) that they simply cannot stop buying, wearing, or daydreaming about. For me, it’s pink purses. Even before bubblegum pink was dubbed one of spring’s biggest color trends, I’ve been a sucker for a pink bag—and for good reason. This flattering hue not only works for everyone, but it also is relevant in the cultural zeitgeist. Who can forget how our favorite film heroines (from Legally Blonde to Mean Girls) shaped their whole wardrobes and, frankly, their entire lifestyles around the color pink? This color has range.
If you’re understandably skeptical about the staying and styling power a bright-pink purse can have, keep reading—I’ve rounded up the 42 best pink purses to shop right now. Prepare to become tickled pink!
There are so many great Black-owned bag brands making waves in the industry at the moment, including Anima Iris. Founded by Wilglory Tanjong, the brand works with African artisans to create sustainable, zero-waste luxury handbags that pay homage to the founder’s roots.
We’re placing bets that maximalist dressing post-quarantine will be huge. But if you can’t see yourself in cutouts or revenge heels, then opting for a pink purse like this eye-catching rhinestone shoulder bag from Benedetta Bruzziches is a solid choice.
Securing the bag goes beyond just finding a cute pink purse—the best purchases help others, which is precisely why we love shopping from Black-owned brand Brother Vellies. Founder Aurora James works with African artisans to uplift local economies and also established the Fifteen Percent Pledge to address the lack of diversity in the fashion industry.
Bubblegum pink is a color our editors can’t stop thinking about, but if you prefer a subtle pink, then opting for a coral bag is a great option. This crocodile tote bag from Brahmin will give you the pop you were looking for without being too extra.