Summer 2023 is here. And you know what that means: time for a new bag! If you’re in the mood for a Summer refresh (and who isn’t?), we are on the case. We’ve curated a list of some of the best new designer handbags – including cross-body, tote, clutch and shoulder bags – in every shade of blue for Summer 2023.
The best of the new designer blue handbags for Summer 2023
Our closet is full of black and brown handbags but summer calls for something that is visually lighter. A color with a versatile range that goes with our most worn outfits (think white dresses and denim shorts). The answer, dear readers, is blue.
It’s the understated pop color that can bring laidback whimsy to your look or instantly add sophistication and polish. From sky blues to turquoise to classic navy — pick a blue, any blue. You really can’t go wrong.
Ahead, we’ve curated 10 of our favorite blue handbags from canvas beach totes to luxurious leather shoulder bags best for the summertime.
10 best new designer blue handbags for Summer 2023
1. Clare V.
Perfect for weekend getaways and lugging around snacks and water bottles for a day at the beach, this oversized neoprene and mesh tote is a utilitarian classic.
BUY NOW – $235.00.
2. Mansur Gavriel
Mansur Gavriel’s colorful assortment of bags have definitely achieved icon status. This sculptural mini size shoulder bag packs a punch in a sky blue saffiano leather that holds all the essentials.
BUY NOW – $485.00.
From the Paula’s Ibiza Collection, this chic bucket embodies effortless summer vibes in woven raffia and playful ruffled tiers.
BUY NOW – $1,700.00.
A playful reimagining of warm-weather basket bags, this woven tote is our go-to for all of our summer whites.
BUY NOW – $1,990.00.
5. Cult Gaia
In eye-catching rhinestones, this dreamy blue bag is the sweetest arm candy. We’re wearing it to all our summer weddings, girls night outs, and dates.
BUY NOW – $428.00.
Referencing the preppy and nautical classic of blue and white stripes, this convertible canvas clutch has an elevated casual vibe well-suited to breezy summer outfitting.
BUY NOW – $350.00.
This distinctive crescent-shaped bag is for modern minimalists that appreciate a splash of color.
BUY NOW – $1,290.00.
8. Saint Laurent
If you’re embracing the return of crop tops and cargos this summer, here’s the perfect shoulder bag to go with that Y2K aesthetic.
BUY NOW – $2,150.00.
Summer’s perfect bag is here. In a nostalgic check and sturdy straw, this all purpose tote carries your laptop, beach read, and anything else for a productive (or lazy) day.
BUY NOW – $295.00.
Think the infamous Chiquito, just a little bigger (and more practical) but still sculpted to perfectly compact proportions. For summer, you can’t find a more playful bag.
BUY NOW – $732.00.
The best of the new chic designer blue handbags for Summer 2023
That’s our take on the best new luxury designer handbags – including cross-body, tote, clutch and shoulder bags – in every shade of blue for Summer 2023. Which one would you pick to accompany you on your adventures this season, dear reader?