Even though the majority of our daily coverage at PurseBlog is dedicated to premier designer bags, we're try to stay conscious of what's going at at every level of the accessories market; after all, a big budget isn't a qualifying factor in developing strong personal style.
$600 isn't an objectively "affordable" price point for handbags, but compared to the designer market, it's a much more attainable option for a much larger number of women who want to splurge a little bit. As we do every season, we've surveyed the Spring 2016 new arrivals and come up with more than two dozen bags that will freshen up your warm-weather wardrobe immediately. This year, the lineup is heavy on several trends that are popular across price points: saddle bags, bucket bags and pale pinks and blues.
Check out our favorites below and get your shopping lists ready.