Dig out those chained handbags you have tucked away….ladies! The chained handbag is back with style! I have always thought that they were a very feminine and tidy way to carry a bag. The chain adds a luxe look to the bag itself. Smaller than today’s satchels and totes….the chain bag works well for day and evening looks. Here is an edited edition of how and where to get the best looks.

Rebecca Minkoff’s Belle Bag in the Sicily Combo is a modern take on your old bag. Great color bocking in unexpected hues for Spring. Luxe and elegant for $395 at Rebeccaminkoff.com

Get a little hippie chic with this great suede bag!  it comes in four great colors……the yellow is my fave.  You will love the price tag……$57.00 at chocolatehandbags.com

Shoulder Bag Oval Faux Tortoise Chain

A great bag for your Summer Shouder that won’t cost you an arm or a leg! The faux tortoise oval chain is a bit different from the normal goldtone or silver link chain. It has a nice light look for Spring and Summer. The woven rattan bag is available in black or brown. $133 (Originally $190) at LibaStyle.com

Glam Rock! Go metallic with the Whiting and Davis Crystal Mesh Frame Cl
utch. This bag has it all going on…..chains…..fringe…..and metal galore. $245 at ShopKitson.com

Tory Burch Patchwork Clutch

The Tory Burch Patchwork Clutch is a color blocked bag with a geometric edge. Love the blend of colors…especially the season’s favorite pink. The bag itself is both leather and canvas…..making it perfect for the warmer months. Really a fab bag! $350 at Bloomingdales.com

Wow! If you wish to make a statement with your bag…….and also an investment…Maison Martin Margiela’s metallic snakeskin clutch is the bag for you! Love the mirrored finish. This bag is a step above most. The cost is dear……so is the look. $1195 at ELuxury.com

Navy is always so crisp for Spring and Summer. Fendi’s fabric pouchette is a fun piece for Fendi. A little less expensive….a little less serious. Love the playful charms on the chain strap! $410 at Saks.com

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Neon is sneaking it’s way back into fashion. Get Rebecca Minkoff’s take on paatent neon at ShopBop.com for $325.

More Rebecca Minkoff! More Neon! The Fling bag is blinged with bold color. Love the shine. Love the look. Available in orange or black at RavinStyle.com $195. Save $25 on a $100 Order with Coupon Code: StoreAdore
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Mulberry Mix Material "Jenah" Shoulder Bag

Oh My…Mulberry! The Jenah Shoulder Bag is a mix of crackled leather….suede….and tumbled sheep skin. Quite an upscale mix and look! $1,150.00 at Bloomingdales.com