The size of handbags is determined by fashion. Do you remember those petite clutch bags of a couple of years ago? Luckily today larger, colourful can’t-misplace-them handbags are back in fashion. These bags are important accessories to the summer outfits in Europe this year and are bound to become as fashionable in South Africa during the next season. So now we can easily pack our

  • Lipstick and make-up essentials
  • Cash and credit cards
  • Sunglasses
  • Breath refresher
  • Tissues
  • Car and house keys
  • Cell phone
  • ID and driver’s license
  • Nail file

Apart from these absolute essentials, the season, your lifestyle and your life phase will also determine the content of your bag. In this way sun block, business cards and dummies may find their way into your bag.

A note of caution, though: Do not leave your bag on the seat or in front of the seat next to you while driving. Some people find the temptation to smash your window and grab the bag irresistible. To prevent losing your beautiful bag and its contents, rather put the bag in the boot or under your seat.

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