When done well, collecting designer bags can be an art form. Get your checklist started, we have the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet and even better, we have selected the best designer bags in each category for you!
NO. 1: THE CLASSIC DAY BAG
Every woman needs a go-to everyday bag that carries your essentials and can be versatile enough to fit every occasion. A sleek and simple black shoulder bag like Chloé’s signature ‘Faye’ bag is the perfect combination of stylish yet handy.
NO. 2: A NEUTRAL TOTE
Keep your wardrobe workhorse from getting worn out by rotating with a neutral tote bag. A neutral toned bag will sharpen up any outfit and this brown leather Fitzgerald tote from Mark Cross is a great alternative to your everyday bag.
NO. 3: A DAY CLUTCH
For the days where you don’t have that much to carry, you can still look effortlessly stylish with the day clutch. All your belongings fit into it and this instantly chics up any outfit. The camel calf suede La Fleurdumal shoulder bag is edgy and stylish enough to complement any look.
NO. 4: YOUR WEEKEND CASUAL BAG
Drop off your everyday bag and it’s time to get into the weekend mood. A chic bucket bag will take you through all your femme weekend activities, from store launches to brunch with the girls to even dinner. Mini bags are also a key trend for the season, and we love Mansur Gavriel’s clean, minimalist design that will suit countless looks.
NO. 5: POP OF COLOUR BAG
Sometimes, your accessories can do all the talking for you and what better way to stand out than with a bright bag that can transform your look. Pack a punch with this Bonsai Nubuck Bucket Bag that we love!
NO. 6: THE WEEKENDER
Every girl on the go needs a weekender bag that allows her to look cute even though she’s staying over at her friends for the weekend. The perfect oversized bag will have you looking like a runway model for your perfect getaway, this grey leather oversized tote bag from Zanellato is just perfect!
NO. 7: A METALLIC BAG
There’s no better way to glam up a sleek evening look than with a metallic bag. A clutch is the most gorgeously compact way to finish up your look. The Jeffrey Levinson’s goldtone Elina clutch is a bold yet minimal clutch that will have all eyes on you.
NO. 8: A CROSS-BODY
Thank the industry for the cross-body bag that allows you to look great without much effort, no need to drag around a heavy bag, instead a cute carry on like the Tom Ford Sienna small leather shoulder bag
NO. 9: THE HERITAGE BAG
Retro-inspired shoulder bags is a unique custom bag that every stylish woman should own. The Fendi leather tote in a heritage bag cut is a classic bag to invest in.
NO. 10: GO TRIBAL!
The Chloé Nile small leather-trimmed python shoulder bag is the perfect accessory that gives you a glam tribal look, adding a pop of drama to your outfit. This is another bag to add to your wardrobe as it is a trendy yet striking inclusion.