13 Bags That Go With Absolutely Everything
When you're shopping for handbags, you can either go classic or trend-focused. Or, can you? There are plenty of styles that walk the line between current and classic, and they're the standout pieces you'll want to use every single day. Let's face it, as much as we love having a robust wardrobe of bags at our disposal, there are a couple of styles we return to time and time again. There are few things more annoying than breaking out a different bag and realizing your favorite lip gloss, wallet, or hand sanitizer was actually left behind in the old bag. If you can have one bag you utilize constantly, trust us when we say it will make your life a bit easier. From structured satchels to crossbody options, these crave-worthy finds will go with both your boldest looks and your go-to jeans and a t-shirt.
What are we into right now, you might ask? Shoulder bags, mini bags, and an alternative to basic black. Trust us when we say you'll want to pick these up every single day. Just scroll to shop the 13 picks even your favorite street style stars wouldn't be able to resist.
— Additional reporting by Aemilia Madden
A Work Bag: Cuyana Easy Tote
The Cuyana Easy Tote ($248) is one of the fashion label's bestselling styles — and it's a favorite among POPSUGAR editors. The tote's unstructured design is perfect for all kinds of needs — including your commute to work. Read through the Cuyana Easy Tote product review to learn why this bag is worth the investment.
An Iconic Silhouette: Tory Burch Lee Radziwill Double Bag
This Tory Burch Lee Radziwill Double Bag ($1,098) will make you feel like a boss. It's as classic as it gets, and could certainly be used as a work bag or a daily carryall. We like that it has both a shorter shoulder strap and a crossbody strap.
An Essential Tote Bag: Madewell Zip Top Medium Leather Transport Tote
This gorgeous Madewell Zip Top Medium Leather Transport Tote ($188) can hold everything you need to go from work to drinks with friends. Plus, most totes don't have a zip top, so this is a game changer in terms of security.
A Bucket Bag: Coach Willow Bucket Bag
We're big fans of a bucket bag because it's small enough to not be cumbersome, but big enough to fit your essentials, and the shape allows you to throw things in with ease. This Coach Willow Bucket Bag ($350) is one of our favorites; we love the minimal shape, and the fact that it can close. This way, your belongings will stay secure.
A Fanny Pack: Ododos Unisex Fanny Pack with Adjustable Strap
Want something easy and affordable that is minimal and goes with everything? Want it in time for this weekend? This Ododos Unisex Fanny Pack with Adjustable Strap ($19) from Amazon is your best bet. It comes in 22 different colors, so you could have a bag for every outfit, but you can't go wrong with black.
A Studded Bag: Zara Studded Rocker Crossbody Bag
If you love the look of a classic black bag but want to take it up a notch, reach for something with a little embellishment, like maybe studs. This Zara Studded Rocker Crossbody Bag ($50) gives your everyday a little bit of edge, and we love the silhouette. It could also be worn day to night.
A Shoulder Bag: House of Want Newbie Vegan Leather Shoulder Bag
This House of Want Newbie Vegan Leather Shoulder Bag ($78) is a great on-the-go bag that has just enough room for all your small items. It looks sleek and polished, and it's designed in vegan leather so you can feel good about your purchase. This is a lovely day to night option, which is essential in your wardrobe.
A Designer Bag: Bottega Veneta The Pouch
You can order the bag everyone's been talking about, the Bottega Veneta The Pouch ($2,500), in this stunning textured black leather that looks a bit like tree bark, but in a really elevated way. Trust us, it's worth the investment.
A Backpack: Zara Basic Backpack
If you want to upgrade the look of your everyday backpack, this Zara Basic Backpack ($36) is the one to buy. It's so minimal and chic, and we love the double pockets on the outside for quick storage. Plus, it looks like it should be 10 times the price.
A Nostalgic Bag: Prada Re-Edition 2000 Mini Nylon Bag
If you're in love with the style of the early 2000's, this bag is for you. The Prada Re-Edition 2000 Mini Nylon Bag ($1,350) is iconic, and fits all your essentials in a sleek, timeless shoulder style. You'll reach for it constantly.