This particular shape of bag is becoming a wardrobe essential, with quirky designs and bright colours
In a name
The current trend takes us back to school. We are talking about fashion backpacks which are trending globally and have designers like Gucci, Saint Laurent and Christopher Kane launching their own versions, in calf hair or leather. The international market sees stripes, studs and bold tapestry, while in the luxury segment, patchwork fur ($16,900) and alligator ($34,000) rucksacks made headlines at The Row.
Text: Madhuwanti Saha