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Fall Trend Alert: It's All About Patent Bags

07/23/2007 at 05:00 PM ET

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In the August issue of StyleWatch, you can check out stars like Cameron Diaz, Rihanna, Kylie Minogue, and more sporting the latest accessory du jour — glossy handbags. Sienna Miller was recently spotted on her way to the airport carrying this chic Chloe bag — which adds just the right polish to her casual travel outfit. For a classic look, go with darker colors, like black, navy or chocolate brown, or go bold with metallics or bright colors. Below are some of our favorite picks. Tell us: Would you wear a patent leather bag?

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Burberry “Beaton” hobo, $850,

Michael Michael Kors “Chestertown” satchel, $398,

Adrienne Vittadini “Norena” Tote, $228,

“Natasha” patent tote, $50,

Patent tote, $40,

Zou Zou quilted patent messenger tote, $20,

And be sure grab the brand new August issue of StyleWatch, on sale now!

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AnnieJ on

Sure, why not. Count me in.

PrettyPink on

Yes I love THis Trend. I own A newly bought panet Bag from This new designer called N. Gosh it is big and lovely!!

yen on

i really like it , but i don´t know if i would like it in a lighter colour


she has been lookin chuncky lately u could see it more in her the neck area. n da bag is fugly.

gg on

The pages for the suggested bags do not open. Except for the 2 most expensive.

Anonymous on

i love the pic of sienna’s bag but the link to nordstrom and other other ‘splurge’ bags is not the bag from the picture– what is the bag sienna’s holding?

Kelly on

sorry but for me its waay 2 big.
and if its gonna be that big it has 2 be gorgeous
and sorry but for me its not…

Carla on

I’ve been wearing a black patent doctor bag since last fall and I love it.

Rose on

Well, let’s see I love big bags and I love patent leather so yes. I just need one in red please!

Theresa Harms on

Who made Lindsay’s blue bag on your Star photos on Tuesday? Where can I get a cheaper one than the name brand?

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