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Trend Alert: Trapezoid Shaped Handbags

Last week I confided in you that I was never a geometry whiz. It appears handbags have taken a fresh form and the trapezoid is the newest shape du jour. With a narrower top and widening bottom, these are the pears of the glorious handbag field. Some call them satchels, some call them totes, I call them the shape of things to come.

Salvatore Ferragamo Mediterraneo Top-Handle Satchel, $1,190.

To see more leather trapezoids,

BCBG Max Azria Sahara Bag, on sale for $261.80 (originally $374).

Steven by Steve Madden 'Nauti-Girl Large' Satchel, $195.

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Fashionsugar Fashionsugar 8 years
i like them all..but the steve madden one is my fav!
JKe895 JKe895 8 years
I like the first one but the others are slightly too big, and well, slightly interesting! Oh well.
crispet1 crispet1 8 years
I like the first and last ones the best.
Lala77 Lala77 8 years
like them all, but lately I have a thing for green so the green one is my fav :)
glam-sugar glam-sugar 8 years
Super cute!
JustMe21 JustMe21 8 years
they remind me of the cigarette holders...I don't like them.
RainbowCrayon RainbowCrayon 8 years
I'm on my own here.. I don't like them. **hides**
Pepita Pepita 8 years
...I mean the orange one.
Pepita Pepita 8 years
Ooooooooooh I like that bag!!!!!!!!
etab etab 8 years
I love the first one, too, but the bcbg and madden ones I'm not too crazy about... not that I would refuse one if it were given to me!
Luxury-Diva Luxury-Diva 8 years
I like them all but I LOVE the first one!!!
SU3 SU3 8 years
I LOVE the Salvatore Ferragamo :LOVE: It's BEAUTIFUL..
nati nati 8 years
they are so cute!, I love the Steve Madden one
spanic-n-cheese spanic-n-cheese 8 years
i love all bags! they rock!
muchacha muchacha 8 years
the last one looks like a bowling bag
nicachica nicachica 8 years
ohhhhhh...purses...makes me wanna drool! sigh...i'm in love with ALL of them! do i really have to choose???
katiecake katiecake 8 years
I am such a sleep-deprived idiot. So I read "trapezoid shaped handbags", and the shape that comes to a parallelogram. "Wow,how does that work" I'm thinking. So I click , see the pics, and I'm like....ohhhhh....
Nicolel03 Nicolel03 8 years
I love the BCBG one!! The Ferragamo is cute too, not sure about the color though.
leigha926 leigha926 8 years
i loooove the ferragamo one
SaRaH-22 SaRaH-22 8 years
i like the bcbg one...
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