There is a Lot More to a Handbag than Just the Stud
You take them everywhere, they’re functional, they’re efficient… and they might as well help you make a statement while you’re at it. Country women everywhere know that the key to a great outfit is the accessories, and sometimes it can be as easy as finding the perfect handbag to add a certain spark to a casual T-shirt and jeans.
Despite the fact that purses are an everyday part of our lives, most women understand the hassle of trying to find one that is both durable and fashionable. You’ll likely be using your handbag every day for the next several years. It will be with you through everything, helping you store everything from your cosmetics to your wallet to your smartphone. Ensure that the handbag you choose will be able to withstand the daily wear and tear of life—no matter where the wind might take you, and what trails you might ride down.
- American West Annie’s Secret Collection
The casual zip top shoulder bag from Annie’s Secret collection is a favorite of country ladies coast to coast. Not only is it hand tooled and lined with the American West signature cotton lining—it also boasts a hidden, leather-lined compartment where you can stash your most private or valuable items. One of the most common issues women have when searching for the perfect handbag is finding one with enough compartments to contain all of the items they carry around on a daily basis.
In addition to the unique, eye-catching appearance, this bag is also designed to provide maximum comfort, whether you’re taking it with you to work or for a night out. The shoulder strap is adjustable, making this handbag a good choice for women who spend a lot of time on the move. You’ll never have to endure the pain of an uncomfortable shoulder strap digging into your shoulder again.
- American West Black Hills Collection
Black never goes out of style—and when it comes to handbags, it’s always a solid choice, since it can be paired with virtually any color you choose to wear. The Black Hills collection is a little bit country and a little bit rock ‘n’ roll. If you like to add a little bit of an edge to your wardrobe, this handbag is sure to give your style a unique touch.
Black Hills handbags are hand tooled, featuring a criss-crossed leather lacing pattern and illuminating silver dots on the outside. The fringe “wings” on the side make an instant statement. The signature cotton lining on the inside is soft and comfortable—not to mention there are two interior accessory pouches hidden within. The bag might look small and simple on the outside, but it can store all your essentials.
- American West Desert Wildflower Collection
You don’t need to sacrifice style for function. Tote bags like those found in the Desert Wildflower collection are large enough to store all your most important everyday items, but unique enough to make a statement wherever you may go. Two interior accessory pouches and one zip pocket make it a surprisingly functional handbag, giving you lots of room to stash your valuables while also showing off your country style.
This bag can easily be dressed up or dressed down, depending on your intentions—and the flower appliques, silver tooling, and Western yoke patterns are guaranteed to start conversations.
- American West Dream Catcher Collection
Dream catchers have long served as a symbol of Native spirituality, optimism, and hope. Now you can show off your style with this boho chic handbag, which is handmade from soft black leather and features a unique, intricate design. Three interior zip pockets allow you to carry around anything you might need, whether you’re embarking on a bohemian adventure or heading downtown for a meeting.
The bag also has a zip-open top for your convenience, and two back open pockets provide additional storage space. Luxury, style, and comfort all come together perfectly in this simple but eye-catching statement piece.
- American West Free Spirit Collection
If you’re a nomad or a wanderer, you’ll love the simplicity and no-nonsense appeal of this casual and rustic handbag from the Free Spirit collection. From the soft chocolate brown cowhide exterior to the loose, fringed wings along the side, this statement handbag is both unique and perfectly functional.
The opening is a zip top, and the crossbody bag fits snugly and comfortably, molding to your body as you move. You won’t have to let an uncomfortable shoulder strap cramp your style or prevent you from living your life. Interior accessory pouches give you a place to store your essential daily items.