Hip Bags to Compliment your style
Hip bags can be so much more than pure utility hands-free bags. They lend themselves especially to creative interpretation and as an accessory to compliment a particular look.
Here’s some inspirations spark your creativity.
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Here’s some great ideas for recycling old denims into hip pouches.
Great idea for embellishing old denim pockets in whatever style you want by dying, adding lace for a romantic look, as the bag from Gypsecouture below.
Or, add patches images, studs for a steampunk look. The CrustPunk from CivilianDisarm can serve as an inspiration.
Love these Hip Pouches with Attachable Mini skirts from AHni Radvanyi on Etsy for a Steampunk look.
The idea of combining an overskirt and utility bag works especially well.
Adorable Pixie Felt Hip Bag from Frixigirl Etsy
Boho Hip bags
This ethnic style hip bag is from AvesofJiJi Etsy
Traditional Ethic Design is a great source for inspiration.
Love this Renaissance style festival pocket in rich fabrics from Sandalamoon Etsy
And this beautiful pocket belt in tapestry from Bluemoonkatherine – see her shop for lots more gorgeous pocket belts.
More sassy ideas from Gypsecouture
Great idea for making Crochet Hip bags from HorizonsEd3e Etsy
You can also attach a crochet bag to strips of lace edging, add fringes etc as in the inspiration from Etsy
Gorgeous Fringed Hip bag from Emma Pintado
Convert Utility Belt and Leggings from Crisiswear
Great Steampunk harness belt From Ethiscrea