From mermaidcore shell clutches to beach-ready raffia, kate spade new york has the cutest statement bags for summer.
As much as we love the simplicity of a classic leather tote or the sleekness of a little black going-out purse, every now and then we need something bolder to shake up our summer wardrobe.
A statement bag is an easy way to add excitement to our accessory collection, and who better to shop for eye-catching purses than kate spade new york? Aside from vacation-appropriate apparel and trendy phone cases, kate spade new york is most known for its wide variety of unique handbags. The brand's summer bags are made-for-the-heat hits that add the perfect finishing touch to your warm-weather uniform.
For summer 2023, kate spade new york has kicked their handbag game up a gear — releasing an exciting new crop of statement clutches, totes, crossbody bags and more. One of our favorite collections has to be What The Shell, channeling this year's mermaidcore trend with novelty bags inspired by ocean treasures. Each eye-catching style captures the optimism of summer with seashell motifs and dazzling embellishments.
From a sequin-adorned update to the brand's archival Sam Icon bag to a beach-ready raffia tote, you'll be tempted to add every single on-trend style to your cart. Below, shop all of our favorite summer handbags from kate spade new york.
What The Shell Nautilus Shell Shoulder Bag
This season, kate spade new york took inspiration from the Nautilus shell to create a new shoulder bag. It's made from Spazzolato leather — a smooth cowhide with a light sheen and polished finish.
Sam Icon Ombré Sequin Small Tote
It all started with Sam, the first bag kate spade new york launched back in 1993. The Sam Icon tote brings back the original design with ombré sequins for an irridescent twist. You know what they say...once an icon, always an icon.
What The Shell Ocean Scene Resin Frame Clutch
This gorgeous gold-embellished clutch is what mermaid dreams are made of.
High Tide Striped Crochet Raffia Medium Tote
Whether you're hanging at the beach or strolling the city streets, kate spade new york's new High Tide tote is the perfect companion. It's done in striped crochet raffia for a cool, summery finish.
What The Shell 3D Shell Crossbody
Take a piece of the beach with you wherever you go with the new 3D crossbody in smooth pearlized leather.
Lemon Drop Wicker 3D Crossbody
Manifest an Amalfi coast getaway with this zesty lemon-shaped crossbody bag.
What The Shell Embellished Straw Large Tote
Heading to the beach? This straw tote—embellished with colorful sea creatures—will hold all your essentials
Sam Icon Anemone Floral Small Shoulder Bag
A groovier take on the minimalist '90s shoulder bag featuring a retro floral pattern.
Evelyn Striped Crochet Raffia Small Shoulder Crossbody
Go from day to night with ease using kate spade new york's trendy crochet crossbody.
Sam Icon Seaside Stripe Sequin Mini Tote
Nautical stripes covered in sequins make for an eye-catching summer style.