Canvas Totes

Just picture it.  Warm day.  Cool breeze.  Relaxing in your beach chair with a book in hand.  Sounds great right now doesn’t it?

Be prepared for the fantastic weather that’s ahead with a fun colored canvas bag.  They are a great size to fit your day in the sun essentials like your SPF 30 sunblock and they come in a variety of patterns and bright colors.

The green and blue striped canvas tote has great features like a zipper pocket for your cash and a slip pocket for your phone.  It’s rope handle adds a cute nautical touch.

If you’re looking for even more color, the multi color striped canvas tote is a good match with it’s stripes of bright red, yellow, and blue that pop off its black base color.

Need a tote that can transition more seamlessly from a beach day to a lunch date?  The multi color striped canvas and crochet lace handbag is classy casual with its beautiful lace design at the top and it’s delicate colorful stripes at the bottom.  If you’re looking for a more simple design, try the red striped canvas tote.

Find the right one for you at Chicastic!


Basket Weave Clutch Purse

Clutches are great bags that make a statement. Match the Springtime and break out this basket weave pattern this season.

Spring calls for many things, and one exciting thing it beckons is a wardrobe change. While some pieces or accessories can be used all year round depending on how you use them, there are some colors, patterns, and materials that are more suited to certain months more than others. Velvet for instance is more appropriate for late fall and all throughout the winter, it would be far too warm to wear in summer and does not quite match the overall feel of springtime. Basket weave patterns and materials are often used in spring or summer. This style hearkens the feeling of tropical locales, the promise of warmer weather, and can even evoke images of the beach. Make a statement this season with a basket weave clutch that will help welcome spring and bring you well into summer.

Now that the weather is warmer, patterns and materials like this are more common. They can be found in hats and even various styled handbags like hobos, totes or cross bodies. The variety of styles allows for it to be used however you see fit, and a clutch purse always adds a bit of class that, say, a tote will not necessarily evoke. You can still sport a bit of summer while looking fabulous and formal, or you can wear it out on a casual coffee date and still make a spring or summer statement.

Clutch handbags are perfect for making a statement. They are small and sleek and are just as much an accessory as jewelry is. This particular style can evoke a more casual feel while still retaining the same elegant aura that a clutch always resonates. In this case, it can work well in both spheres. Bring it along for a lunch date or even a night out. While the material alone has a certain beachy feel, you can still play around with color. A traditional basket weave is undyed, and appears beige or brown. This style is perhaps more casual than others, but even dyed clutches can make a great accent piece. Red is a sure fire bold fashion staple and would work well, especially for a clutch. Even alternating colors in the weave itself can create interesting and unique patterns, lending a true statement quality to this bag. Color and style will determine whether this accessory is more formal or casual, but can still lay anywhere in between.

Purchase a basket weave clutch, available in red or black and white, at Chicastic today!