Gucci is part of the elite designer handbags such as Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Chole, Balenciaga and Hermes. So why should one pick Gucci over a cheaper brand of handbag? The name and the material. Gucci has built up a very reputable name with many famous people and fashion industry in general. Getting a Gucci bag will definitely make a statement and will wow your friends.
Authentic Gucci bags come in a variety of styles. The most common are tote, hobo, shoulder bags and clutches. Tote bags were originally designed as carry-on luggage, although they later evolved into everyday handbags. These bags have a characteristic square shape, opening at the top without the need for clasps, snaps or zips. This makes them very convenient for the wearer to access the bags contents.
Introduced in 1960, Gucci hobo handbags are still popular today. They are characterized by a lovely round silhouette and are available in variable sizes, from large, medium, small and mini. Similarly, Gucci shoulder bags come in all sizes and they have been part of the Gucci range since the early 1920s.
During the 1970s Gucci introduced clutches. These bags are designed to be versatile with their detachable strap. They can be either carried in the hand of if the strap is attached they can be worn as a shoulder bag. These variable styles are designed to suit all tastes and occasions, testament to the ongoing popularity of the Gucci brand.