Leather shoulder bag, red croc

Attending a wedding as a guest is just as exciting as planning one, and choosing the perfect outfit and accessories is a crucial part of the experience. With spring and summer just around the corner, it's the perfect time to start thinking about the latest colour and handbag trends for the upcoming wedding season. In this blog, we'll take a look at the top colour and handbag trends for spring and summer 2023, as well as some examples of handbags that are suitable for wedding guests, Mother of the bride or groom or even bridesmaids. One thing we know about SageBrown is that the style range is vast and there’s sure to be a colour for everyone.

What are the latest colour trends this summer 2023?

Spring/ summer 2023 colour trends

The colour trends for spring and summer 2023 includes an electric blue, an attention-seeking cherry red and an exotic green, alongside a fruit orange, a floral purple, and a playful pink. These colours are perfect for a wedding guest dress or accessories.
Spring summer bag trends

Classic Core Colours

SS '23 core colours

These colours below sit alongside five new classics, which offer ultra-calm tints and tones.
Core bag colours

What are the latest handbag trends this Summer 2023?

Handbags are an essential accessory for any wedding guest, and the latest trends for spring and summer 2023 are all about simplicity and elegance. Structured top handle bags are a popular choice for a sophisticated and polished look. Shoulder bags and cross body bags are also popular for a more relaxed and effortless vibe. Clutch and evening bags are perfect for adding a touch of glamour to your wedding outfit.

The "Elegant Guest"

Mini Burnett bag, cobalt croc

A Top Handle Bag is a beautiful structured bag that is perfect for adding a touch of sophistication to your wedding guest look. Our "electric blue" mini Burnett bag is handmade in fine leather featuring a crocodile skin effect, adding style and elegance to your occasion wear. It has a sleek envelope design, silver metal hardware, and a traditional round clasp. The interior features a single spacious compartment, lined in luxurious suede and a small pocket for a mobile device. The bag also includes a detachable, adjustable shoulder strap for versatility and four metal "feet" on the base for durability. This stunning handbag is classic and elegant;  perfect for a traditional wedding.

The "Boho Guest"

Leather shoulder bag

Named Victoria, this Shoulder Bag in "iced mango" is a stylish and bohemian bag that is perfect for a wedding. Handcrafed in our premium leather with a smooth finish, the bag features a gold metal triangular clasp and long chain strap that can be doubled up to wear shorter under the arm. This compact purse is ideal for carrying essentials at special occasions or for hands-free convenience while on the dance floor. The bag features a signature SageBrown leather embossed logo, making it a must-have for any luxury bag collection.

The "City Chic Guest"

Cross body bag

Our mini Julia bag in "spring crocus" is a sleek and modern bag that is perfect for city weddings. It's beautifully proportioned and features a chain strap that can be worn across the body or on the shoulder for versatility. Handmade in fine calf leather with a crocodile skin effect, this bag is the perfect size for carrying your essential phone, small purse and lipstick and will certainly turn heads.

The "Glam Guest"

Clutch bag

Our Melanie leather clutch bag is a beautiful bag that is perfect for adding a touch of vintage glamour to your wedding outfit. It's versatile as a handheld clutch or shoulder bag with two detachable shoulder straps, (one leather, one chain), to suit your style. Handmade in timeless calf leather featuring a crocodile skin effect, this baguette clutch is a must-have for every woman and is bang on-trend.

Coordinated Accessories

Betty bag, lime croc

All our leather handbags come with matching accessories such as purses, lipstick holders, mirrors, glasses cases and more. For that extra special touch you can even personalise them with your initials to make them unique to you. They also make great gifts for any occasiion.

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Elegantly Presented

SageBrown packaging

All SageBrown handbags come beautifully packaged in a branded dust bag making them the perfect gift for a wedding guest or a special treat for yourself.

Choosing the perfect colour scheme and handbag for a wedding as a guest can make all the difference in bringing your vision to life. With the latest colour and handbag trends for spring and summer 2023, you're sure to find the perfect combination for your special day.

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