Backpack: Bags that are carried over the shoulders with the help of two thick straps are called backpacks. Belt bag: Micro bags attached to a belt are called belt bags. Bucket bag: Elongated bags that have top handles, resembling a bucket, or drawstring on the top as a closure are called bucket bags. Wristlet: Small bags that have a loop on one end, which is wrapped around the wrists, are called wristlets. Clutch: Small, hand-held bags that have either detachable or no straps with minimalistic or concealed hardware are called clutch bags. Coin purse: Small bags used to carry coins are called coin purses. Cross body: Bags that are worn with the strap looping over one shoulder and crossing your body diagonally are called cross body bags. Envelope bag: A small and thin rectangular handheld bag, or clutch, with a triangular flap, resembling an envelope, is called an envelope bag. Evening bag: A small decorative handheld bag or clutch used by women during the evenings for parties or dinners is called an evening bag. Hobo bag: Handbags made in soft, flexible material like leather that slouch or bend in the middle when set down are called hobo bags. Phone pouch: A tiny bag used to carry a smartphone is called a phone pouch. Round bag: aka circle bags, they’re sling bags or clutches in a circular shape. Beach Bag: a super-cute tote bag to hold your sunscreen, shades, towel and beach reads. Satchel: Defined by a structured design with a strap and top handles, the satchel bag will promote your career style. Tote: A large rectangular shaped bag, sometimes without any closure, is called tote bag. Weekender: A large handbag with top handles and a thick strap, often made of durable material like leather or canvas, used for storing overnight clothing and toiletries for a weekend getaway is called a weekend bag. Sling bag: Small sized bags that have a long strap, to be worn hanging from one shoulder are known as sling bags.
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