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Everything you need to know about this season's red hot handbags

By Sandra Hagelstam

Photo: Gustav Almestål

The hue of love and passion, of roses and blood, red colours the season’s most covetable handbags

Red – and not just any red, the shocking sort – becomes an outfit-stealer this season. Packed with passion, the shade of love and desire, blood and roses makes a notable statement on its own. Still, despite its impact, red remains a staple that manages to be both daring and timeless at the same time. Bill Blass put it best: when in doubt, wear red.


From geometrical shapes to the bag version of those famous red soles, pick your poison from our editor in chief Martina Bonnier’s curated selection of red statement bags featured in the April/May issue of Vogue Scandinavia.