If you’re choosing the latter, then now’s the opportunity to dress up. And you definitely deserve it, especially after a year that lacked reasons for wearing anything but loungewear.
So, go ahead and get dressed in your lucky colours. We’d recommend completing your outfit with a cute and Insta-worthy small bag (for storing your hand sanitiser and red packets). Ahead, eight of the most adorable styles to consider now.
Red leather, together with denim fabric, make this crossbody style part festive, part timeless. In other words, you can carry it now and for many years to come.
Dust Bunnies Heel bag, $1,650, Loewe
Arguably one of the hottest designer capsule collections this season, the Loewe x My Neighbor Totoro designs promise to make you feel like a kid again. The loveable Dust Bunnies Heel bag above definitely deserves a square on your Instagram!
Disney Mickey Mouse X Keith Haring Academy pouch $595, Coach
For something equally cutesy but not overly kiddish, consider the Disney Mickey Mouse X Keith Haring pouch above. Its playful illustration will reflect your fun-loving attitude.
Doraemon X Gucci small shoulder bag, price unavailable, Gucci
The mini GG Supreme shoulder bag by Gucci gets an enchanting and ultra loveable update. It’s decked out in Doaremon prints complete with horns to welcome an ox-picious year.
Mini Pocket bag, $2,090, Burberry
If you want something that you’ll be able to carry throughout the year, turn to Burberry’s two-tone leather and check pocket bag. Its clashing colours will elevate your work and weekend outfits, turning them from stylish to striking.
Hello Kitty mini crossbody bag, $670, Furla at Zalora
This one’s definitely for the die-hard Hello Kitty fans. We’re pretty sure we can already hear them going, “Kawaii!” With such colourful prints, you can consider keeping the rest of your outfit pared down.