Are you tired of the usual messenger bag or backpack every men is carrying around?
I have a lot of these bags and often times it becomes mundane when you feel that you’re carrying the same bag as everyone else does.
So I tried to look for a different bag, something fashionable yet functional as well. Enter the MAN HAND BAG, featured here is from Michael Kors. At a glance you’ll think it’s a women’s bag, well it’s unisex actually. Here are a few tips on how to make this bag more manly to suit your style:
- Find one which is made of leather, the darker color the better, and with shoulder straps if you can;
- Carry the bag either with your hands or with the shoulder straps slung across your chest unto your shoulders; and
- Keep it simple in design, the more simple the design the better.
So this is how I carry my man bag to work:
It’s great with matching leather shoes and suit pants if your man bag is leather. I have another one which is made of fabric which matches well for a more casual style.
Here’s a short vid from Wall Street Journal about this iconic trend: