HANDBAG SHAPES
HOBO
A hobo bag is usually a soft body, crescent-shaped bag. These bags is often dressy or casual. Most hobos use a top zipper closure.

SATCHEL
A satchel includes a short handle and could be a handheld or sometimes put on the shoulder. It comes with a flat bottom and a zippered, clasped, drawstring or buckled top.

FRAME BAG
A frame handbag is a bag the has a hard frame, rather than soft body. Frame bags come in variety of shapes, including satchels, doctor bags and bowling bags.

ENVELOPE BAG
An envelope handbag can be a clutch that's shaped like an envelope with a fold-over flap closure.

WRISTLET
A wristlet is an extremely small bag which has a very thin strap to use around your wrist. It holds hardly any - oftentimes less than a wallet. Wristlets are becoming popular nowadays, particular at night clubs whenever you don't want to set down your bag.

Evening bag

EVENING BAGSSpecial event or evening bags come in many different different shapes and styles. They may be mini-clutches, drawstring bags, small shoulder bags or another various bag. Whatever style and shape, evening bags are typically shiny, featuring patent leather, sequins, crystals or jewels. Hard case clutches metallic or hard plastic have become in popularity nowadays.

Other widely used patterns of bags, include the doctor bag, bowler, baguette and duffle.