A woman in a shiny pink dress holds a Step Aside Gold handbag. Only her torso and hands are visible, highlighting the accessories including a chunky bracelet and a large ring.


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Step Aside Gold, These Silver Hardware Bags Are Taking The Spotlight


After years of all-things gold, it’s finally time for silver hardware bags to shine. While fashion does go through its trend phases, this silver spotlight is here to stay for a while. From lustrous chains, to sequins and embellishments, silver is the color of the moment within accessories. However, while it is just a simple metallic color, there lies a whole lot of style within the category. Regardless of your current go-to bags, these options will be a wonderful addition to your lineup. Easy to dress up and a match made in heaven for many skin tones, you’ll find that silver hardware bags are your new favorite. Make them your go-to for the 2023 year. Scroll to shop our favorite 30 pieces from everyone’s favorite designer brands and stores. In the end, you might just checkout with more than one.

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VERSACE La Medusa Crystal-embellished Satin Tote Bag (on the left)

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RETROFETE Daphnis Crystal Bag

Silver Hardware Bags: The Bright & Bold


If you’re going to hop on the silver hardware bag trend, you might as well make it bold. With the unique variety of colors on the market, it’s impossible not to partake in the rainbow this year. Only, this time around, we’re not going to be seeing a whole of gold. While you’ll still find the warm hue around the market, silver is undeniably a hit trend for the rest of the year. 


As for our favorites, we’d recommend the JUDITH LEIBER COUTURE Bow Top Embellished Satin Clutch Bag. Easy to pair with your spring-summer ensembles, bags like these are true hidden gems for any style of wardrobe. In a similar way, the GIVENCHY Small Moon Cut Out Bistrot Print Denim Hobo Bag is another fun fan favorite for obvious reasons. When to comes to  experimenting with bright hues like these, it only makes sense to jump right in. After all, silver hardware bags are it this year—and pairing them with colors is a duo destined for style.

  • BOTTEGA VENETA Knot Leather Clutch

  • BOTTEGA VENETA Small Sardine Leather Top Handle Bag

  • BALENCIAGA Silver Monaco Small Chain Bag

  • VALENTINO GARAVANI Locò Small Metallic Leather Shoulder Bag

  • BALENCIAGA Hourglass Small Handbag

  • JIMMY CHOO Bonny Gathered Crystal-embellished Mesh Clutch

  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Mini Falabella Crystal Embellished Tote

  • JIMMY CHOO Avenue Sequined Leather Shoulder Bag

  • BOTTEGA VENETA Sardine Mini Intrecciato-leather Handbag


Silver Hardware Bags: The Timeless & Classic


For those loving silver hardware bags but want to keep it classic, we’ve got just the pieces for you. While hardware trends come and go, it’s quite easy finding bags in the colors you desire. After all, the chances of not seeing black or neutral bags are very slim. These classics will always be available, no matter the hardware in the spotlight.


If you’re looking for something you can use frequently in the springtime, we’re loving the VERSACE La Medusa Crystal-embellished Satin Tote Bag. This stellar style is just one of those accessories you absolutely need in your wardrobe. Not to mention, its versatile enough to last you through many many seasons. So if you’re on the market for something to love for the long run, look no further than pieces like these. Silver hardware bags paired with classic colors are always a smart buy.

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SAINT LAURENT Loulou Puffer Small Quilted Velvet Shoulder Bag

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GABBANA Bubu Crystal-embellished Satin Clutch Bag

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