Summer is coming sooner than you think. And I, for one, am completely ready for it. I'm ready for the pool parties, bikinis, oversized shades, SPF, sandals and hot new handbags, of course! What are the hottest trends in handbags for Summer 2012? Here are six of the top favorites to carry this summer in heated style.
Valextra has been synonmous with classic luxury since its christening in 1937. Worn by past celebs such as Jackie O., Princess Kelly, and Maria Callas, this brand offered handbags for the sophisticated woman up until what is called the "30 year sleep" when most wrote Valextra off as having gone from the "it" designer to a bonafide designosaur. This was considered a dark period where very few Valextra designs met up to the level of masterful creativity the masses had come to expect of the luxury giant.