Below is a list of different types of handbags with a brief description to help you decide which one is best for you.
Shoulder bag - A handbag that is carried using a long strap which is hung over the shoulder.
Tote - Large, double handled bag with an open top and open main compartment.
Shopper - A rectangular bag perfect for shopping
Duffel - A cylindrical canvas bag carried over the shoulder.
Hobo - Shoulder bags that typically feature a slouchy posture, scooped center, and long shoulder strap.
Satchel - A purse that usually has a top closure, top carry handle, and a flat bottom. Satchels may have a triangular side profile.
Bucket bag - Bag that is taller than it is wide with a rounded bottom. Named because they resemble a bucket shape.
Beach - A large handbag, sometimes of canvas, used to carry personal items, as a bathing suit, towel, and suntan lotion, to and from a beach
Bowling - A round, medium to large handbag with a shape that resembles a bowling ball.
Backpack - A slightly larger handbag designed to be worn on the back like a backpack. Backpack Handbags can have one or two shoulder straps and can be carried by both or by just one like a sling bag.
Coin Purse - Sometimes known as a change purses. A coin purse is a small bag designed to hold coins and other small items.