Last season, the hot handbag silhouette was the bucket bag. This season, as designers look back to the 1970s for inspiration, the saddle bag is making a huge come back. The saddle bag silhouette is chicer and more polished than ever, from the gorgeous new Altuzarra collection of bags at Barney’s to simple, more utilitarian styles. The look can be completely bohemian or classic, French girl cool. There’s a reason why all of the best things in fashion usually make a resurgence. When something looks effortless and beautiful, it’s bound to be a classic, and the saddle bag certainly is.