The contemporary chic hobo bag can be easily recognized by their falcate shape and solo strap. The hobo bags, could easily be said to have been designed for the modern day multitasking woman, because of their external pockets and loads of internal space which make it an ideal bag to carry mobiles, credit/ debit cards, PDA’s, makeup and other important items.
The materials which are used in the construction of this versatile bag are such that it has a very flexible or pliable shape. Available in varying sizes from small to extra large, these bags are snapped up by women very quickly. The smaller sized hobos are ideal for dainty ladies. On the other hand if you are a plus sized lady then purchase one of the bigger hobos.
The origin of this bag can be traced back to the mid nineteenth century when drifters and wayfarers carried their belongings in a bag which came to be known as the hobo. The large size of this bag was ideal for carrying their worldly belongings. This versatile bag, made a resurgence in the 1950’s when it was re launched as a designer bag.
A variety of materials are used in the creation of this bag. Some of the popular materials which are used to make hobo bags include laminated canvas, velvet, synthetic leather, cotton, suede, corduroy, vinyl coated canvas, nappa leather, jacquard fabric, bubble rubber and denim among others.
Available in a variety of styles, designs and colors, you can buy either branded or unbranded hobo bags according to your budget. The popular styles in hobo bags include, zip tops, draw string hobos, clutch style, square style, skinny style, flap style, structured ones, chain handle style and bucket style hobos.
The hobo bags can be carried to office or even taken to a party. The trustworthy hobo bags come in a variety of prices as well. You can buy an unbranded hobo bag for as little as 10-20 dollars or can pay upwards of thousand dollars for a modish designer hobo bag. Whatever your choice, a hobo bag is a must have for the modern woman.