You may not notice when buying a new handbag that it may affect the way you look, but in reality the right handbag can flatter your body shape just as much as the right pair of jeans. Some of the most popular styles such as messenger bags, satchels and oversized bags do not flatter every body shape. The size, shape and style of the handbag you carry can either flatter your body shape or bring out some of your major figure flaws, so choose wisely. Designer Desirables have a fantastic selection of bags as well as women’s designer clothing.
If you are tall then you should opt for a handbag with a soft and slouchy shape. Shoulder bags with a short strap will only add to your height so try to avoid those. Bags which are wider than they are tall are a good fit. A hobo bag which is a crescent-shapes shoulder bag is a great choice for a tall frame; they are usually soft and slouchy.
If you have a petite frame then you will want to find a bag which is a nice contrast to your shape. Often it is a good idea to choose a bag which is the opposite shape to your body type, so in a petite case, you may want to opt for oversized, however, don’t go to the extreme as it may make you look even shorter.
If you are looking to spend a chuck of money on a bag you want to make sure if is something which you can wear on a variety of occasions with an assortment of outfits. I good bag for everyone is a Satchel bag. These have become very popular over the last few years, and there’s a good reason why, they suit almost every body type. A black of brown leather is a great choice as these colours are likely to go with the majority of outfits, day or night.