The fashion world has been reminiscing about the ’90s lately, and one of the most prominent trends designers have brought back is the micro bag.

Over two decades ago, Fendi created their now infamous ‘Fendi Baguette,’ one of the very first micro bags to hit the fashion scene. Silvia Venturini Fendi once told Vogue that the brand’s micro bag was specifically designed to appeal to “It” girls. Now, years later, micro bags are back, and It girls everywhere are wearing them.

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Below are some of the hottest designer micro bags to buy right now.

1 Best designer micro bags
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Measuring only 8.9cm x 11.9cm, one may argue that the Jacquemus ‘le Chiquito’ bag isn’t exactly fit for purpose. However, the miniature handbag is quickly gaining cult status and has become a chic staple in celebrities’ closets.

2 Best designer micro bags
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The Attico

The Attico is one of the first brands to have debuted pouch-style bags in their collections. Most of their tiny pouch bags come in bright, eye-catching shades or are adorned with beads and sequins, making them the perfect accessory for an evening out. They may be small in size, but they make a huge statement.

3 Best designer micro bags
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By Far

By Far’s lady-like mini bag has been spotted on celebrities like Kendall Jenner and the Hadid sisters. The bag comes in an array of beautiful colors, so there’s something for everyone.

4 Best designer micro bags
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The Fendi Baguette was once dubbed the ‘It’ bag of the ’90s and early 2000’s. Years later, it’s finally making a comeback. In February 2019, Fendi announced the relaunch of the iconic bag. It has since become one of the most popular accessories of the summer.

5 Best designer micro bags
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With its playful color schemes and unique design, the BOYY bag has become a favorite among celebrities and models. This tiny bag is contemporary yet classic, and perfect for everyday wear.