Call it the mini-me syndrome. The latest bags are often scaled-down versions of large-bag styles with familiar silhouettes. In the case of Coach, a variety of varsity patches cover the surface of a small saddlebag. Hugo Bossoffers a petite leather interpretation with a camera caselike shape. And Alexander Wang rocks a diminutive version of his Rockie, adorned with a pot leaf motif — part of his rowdy message this season, evoking punk and other forms of youthful rebellion.
If you needed convincing that good things come in small packages, here’s your proof.