Luxury Gifts – Top 5 Most Wanted Designer Handbags of 2012

The end of the year is quickly approaching so you know what that means – time for countdowns! While some people may be concerned with the year’s most played songs or most read books, us fashionistas have our eyes set on more important things like the most wanted handbags of 2012, and, ladies, you know we have the answer for you! Now that we have checked the polls and tallied the results, let’s dive in and find out what this year’s most popular designer handbags were!

First on the list is the Yves Saint Laurent Muse. This lovely bag has been dazzling fashionistas with its unique shape and sleek lines. What makes this designer purse so attractive is its understated class. It is often adorned in leather and it features the brand’s famous “Y” subtly stitched on the front. While it is available in many colors, the shade to have this past year has been pewter. This made the gorgeous bag appropriate for all occasions and seasons. Could it be anymore perfect?

No popular designer handbag list is complete without Gucci, which brings us to out next pick for the Most Wanted Handbags of 2012. This year, Gucci’s Sukey collection has been flying off of the shelves, but the must-have purse from the line is the Cognac Jacquard Handbag. It features a simple style and design that exudes laid back elegance. Its short straps and casual appearance make it ideal for everyday use.

In contrast to the carefree appeal of the Gucci Cognac Sukey, our third pick is overflowing with luxury and sophistication. The Christian Dior Libertine bag is made of sheepskin leather that will make a girl melt upon touch. Its boasts an aura of ladylike class with its simply luxurious design. There is no better way to exceed the standard than with the Dior Libertine.

The next pick for 2012 is sure to catch your eye with its illustrious sparkle. The Gucci Imprime Boston Bag has definitely earned its spot as one of the most wanted handbags of 2012. It comes in many colors such as silver, gold, burgundy, and red, and they are all equally fabulous! Like our other Gucci selection, the Imprime Boston Bag falls into the everyday wear category, but that doesn’t mean it cannot venture out at night with the right outfit! So, throw it over your shoulder or into the crook of your arm, this piece of arm candy is ready to go!

To round out our list, we had to include the hot leather tote from Prada, and I’m sure you know which one I am talking about – the Vitello Daino Leather Tote, of course! This firecracker has been dropping jaws all year long with its luxe calfskin and shiny hardware. Its classic appeal guarantees that it will be in style for years to come and will certainly be making its way onto lists of classic designer handbags in no time. Its exterior displays the famous Prada logo so you can make sure everyone knows you are carrying luxury and quality – two of Prada’s most notable qualities.

So, there you have it, the Top 5 Most Wanted Handbags of 2012. While they were uber hot this year, they are all pieces that will be in style for years to come. That is why designer handbags are such great investment pieces.