An explanation of the mini popularity is the fact that we simply carry less stuff, especially in Asian countries. Doors open with codes, you pay for everything by card or your phone, so the only thing you have to carry is your lipstick.
Another reason is the price range. Compared to regular sizes, the shrunken version quickly costs half the price. When we talk thousands of euros, 50% can make a huge difference when you want a luxury bag but you don’t have the financial means yet. Last but not least, there’s also the hype: you buy it because of esthetical reasons rather than practical reasons.
Scroll down to discover our seven favorite mini/nano/micro designer bags of the season.