The One Bag Style Your Closet Needs, Just in Time for Spring

Fresh silhouettes and fun, unexpected details make the updated straw bag the season’s most sought after accessory.

If you buy just one bag for spring, make it one of the season’s sunny dream weavers, crafted from natural fibers artfully twisted, looped and braided into chic market totes, trendy net carry-alls and charming picnic-inspired styles.


1. Circle bag with pom pom

Circle bag
Photo: Aaron K. Yoshino

$120, Guava Shop, 131 Hekili St., Suite 113, Kailua, (808) 262-9670.


2 & 3. Baik bags

Baik bags
Photos: David Croxford

$68 each, Fighting Eel, 1133 Bethel St., (808) 738-9300.


4. Someware striped fique tote

Someware bag

$88, Olive Boutique, 43 Kīhāpai St., Kailua, (808) 263-9919.


5. Dharma Door hemp bag

Dharma door
Photo: Aaron K. Yoshino

$34, Olive Boutique, 43 Kīhāpai St., Kailua, (808) 263-9919. Wonderland sunglasses, $175, Bikini Bird, 131 Hekili St., Suite 103, Kailua, (808) 263-9389.


6. Market Basket bag

Market basket bag

$62, Echo & Atlas, 1 N. Hotel St., (808) 536-7435.


7. Kayu bag with wood handle

Kayu bag

$156, Betty x Joe, 41 Kīhāpai St., Kailua, (808) 263-0288.