Lucky Purses Based on 12 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Lucky Purses Based on 12 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Posted on February 06 2018

by Gretzel H. Lantican


People always dress for Chinese New Year, which is the perfect time to wear traditional Chinese clothing. It’s also the right moment to paint the town red and decorate things the traditional Chinese way.

There are different ways to celebrate the event, but make sure it’s all in shade of red. According to Chinese culture, red brings luck and prosperity in life, so it’s important to celebrate the occasion in style whether in fashion or decoration.

Bags of Chinese Zodiac Sign

Chinese outfits are perfect for Chinese New Year, but they would be even better if matched with the right accessory. Well, nothing says “perfect” like a designer bag. But before getting one, make sure to know the ideal purse based on your Chinese Zodiac Sign.

Year of the Dog (1958 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006)

Gucci Soho Leather Chain Shoulder Bag

The Chinese Zodiac says 2018 is the year of man’s best friend, so it’s also your year. Whether you’re wealthy or not, 2018 will bring fortune to your life, especially with the colors red, green, and purple.

Get the Gucci Soho shoulder bag as a lucky charm for it symbolizes nothing but power and energy.

Year of the Pig (1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007)

Hermes Birkin 35 Clemence '98 Mustard Yellow

Pigs may not always be the most active animals, but they behave well enough to prevent harm to others. People born in this year see others as harmless, affluent, and prosperous. Brown, gold, gray, and yellow are their lucky colors.

For someone born in this year, try the Hermes Birkin Clemence for continuous happiness and optimistic mood the entire year.   

Year of the Rat (1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008)

Louis Vuitton Empreinte Artsy MM
Most people don’t find rats adorable, but these animals’ good characteristics such as alertness, flexibility, vitality, and wittiness are trademarks of people born in this year. Their lucky colors are gold, blue, and green.


Take the vintage Louis Vuitton Empreinte bag to bring tranquility and calmness into your life.

Year of the Ox (19961, 1973, 1985, 1997)

Mini Alexa Shrunken Calf Satchel in Poppy Red

Diligent, honest, and persistent stand for people born in the Year of the Ox. They can be tardy at times, but it doesn’t matter. As long as they’re in the colors blue, purple, or red, they can get the hang of the year.

Try the designer Alexa Shrunken satchel to create stronger relationships with people and be bountiful this year.

Year of the Tiger (1962, 1974, 1986, 1998)

Orange Jane Tote

Nothing beats the fierceness of tigers. They may be terrifying and moody at times, but they’re brave and successful in the end. This is the same for people born in the tiger’s respective years. They stay true to their lucky colors blue, gray, orange, and white.

Be the strongest woman you know with the Tory Burch Jane tote. This accessory gives you determination, encouragement, and success forever.  

Year of the Rabbit (1963, 1975, 1987, 1999)

Gucci GG Marmont Pearly Matelasse Mini Bag

People born in the Year of the Rabbit are hopeful and patient. They are as lovely and tender as can be, but can act aggressive at times. They’re lucky with the colors blue, pink, purple, and red.

You can look decent and noble with the Gucci Marmont bag. Show your tenderness and charm with its vibrant color.

Year of the Dragon (1964, 1976, 1988, 2000)

Chanel Shoulder Bag Caviar

The Chinese Zodiac sees those born in the Year of the Dragon as people with high reputation. They’re usually people who seek honor and success in everything they do. The colors hoary, gold, and silver are their complementary colors.

Be lucky with the Chanel shoulder bag. Its elegant style brings humility and positivity to your career.

Year of the Snake (1965. 1977. 1989, 2001)

Alexander Wang (Rocco GHW in Acid)

Mysterious people, yet considered troubled at times are born in the Year of the Snake. But with the colors black, light yellow, and red, they can repel negativity.

Be optimistic with Alexander Wang’s Roco GHW bag. Get joy and enlightenment with its classic color.

Year of the Horse (1966, 1978, 1990, 2002)

Birkin 35 Iris

High spirited and independent people are usually born in the Year of the Horse. The colors brown, purple, and yellow usually attract people with self love, diligence, and passion.

The popular Hermes birkin is designed for people in the Year of the Horse. The luxurious bag shows nothing but the trendsetter’s status, independence, and extravagance.

Year of the Sheep/Goat/Ram (1955, 1967, 1991, 2003)

Cobble Hill Little Curtis

The Year of the Sheep/Goat/Ram is when most likeable people are born. Beautiful people in this year tend to be creative and resourceful. They use green, purple, and red as their lucky colors.

Attract success and wealth with the Kate Spade Cobble Hill bag. Its signature style is reminiscent of  nature and colors of life.

Year of the Monkey (1968, 1980, 1992, 2004)

Louis Vuitton Speedy 30 Damier Azur Canvas

When it comes to cleverness, people born in the Year of the Monkey are the ones to look for. They’re as fun and energetic as the animal itself. They may opt to wear or carry luck with them in shades of blue, gold, and white.  

Carry the Louis Vuitton Speedy Damier bag with confidence, because it gives people the idea that you’ve got self-assurance and wisdom wherever you go.

Year of the Rooster (1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005)

Balenciaga Bowler MM Brown 

The Year of the Rooster is when the epitome of fidelity and punctuality rises. People born in this year are known to be industrious, disciplined, and organized. They commonly use brown, gold, and yellow as their signature colors.

Get the Balenciaga Bowler bag to show some elegance and neutrality in your style.

Chinese New Year is a significant event in China, yet people around the world celebrate it in different ways. They usually paint the town red in the traditional Chinese way. In line with Chinese New Year celebration, people also keep their belief in Chinese zodiac signs strong.

There’s no harm in trusting one’s luck with the zodiacs. It’s just a matter of belief, but know that you’re the only one who can bring fortune and luck  through your decisions and look on everyday life.