The Power of Straw Bags

July 25, 2018

There’s a hot new accessory that’s got everybody talking this Spring/Summer 2018. They’re cute, they’re sassy and they look like a total dream with just about anything. Step forward, straw bags.

Popular with even the least fashion-conscious crowd, straw bags have earned their style stripes through the abundance of bloggers and influencers rocking them from the very start of the season.

Whether you love ‘em or hate ‘em, you can’t deny their power in the fashion world.

If you’re looking for one of these pieces of arm candy to call your own, then don’t sweat it. I’ve got you covered.

Prepare to be amazed by the following influx of sexy straw bags.

Straw Bags

1. Circular Straw Bags

Topshop – £30 (similar here)

Perhaps the most popular shape when it comes to straw bags, I had my eye on a circular little beauty for at least one month before I went ahead and splurged on it.

I wouldn’t usually pay £30 for a seasonal bag; however, it was love at first sight and all I could think about afterwards.

Plus, straw bags are an investment because you can guarantee that they’ll make a comeback in future Spring/Summer seasons.

2. Black Straw Bags

Black Straw Bag

ASOS – £17

For those who prefer black straw as opposed to natural, rustic-looking straw, ASOS has got it right again with the wonder that is the Ellen & James Stella Handmade Black Straw Bag.

A cute honeypot shape with a crossbody strap, this straw bag serves as the perfect grab-and-go option for days where you’re rushing to leave the house. It also instantly dresses up your outfit for a well put-together, sharper look.

3. Straw Bags with Detailing

Pom Pom Straw Bag

Missguided – £15.40

If you want to make a serious style statement this season, opt for a straw bag with unique detailing. Like, for instance, this Nude Pom Pom Tassle Shopper Bag by Missguided.

Ideal for summer holidays and prolonged days in the sun, this bag will take you from drab to fab in a heartbeat. It’s also big enough to fit in all your beach essentials.


Girl with Straw Bag

Stay ahead of the style pack this season by investing in one of these incredible straw bags. Simply shop around and experiment to find what works for you in terms of your personal style and budget, and it won’t be long before you’re standing out for all the right reasons.

(Matching straw hat optional.)

Katie Davies Blogger


Dress – Primark (similar here)

Sandals – Primark (similar here)

Sunglasses – Quay Australia (similar here)

Bag – Topshop (similar here)

Are you into straw bags too? Which one is your favourite from this post? Let me know in the comments!

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