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This OOTD-ready beauty

Brandon Blackwood Elyse Leather & Rattan Top Handle Bag in White

Elyse Leather & Rattan Top Handle Bag in White

This OOTD-ready beauty

Brandon Blackwood Elyse Leather & Rattan Top Handle Bag in White

Ok now this white and rattan stunner is almost an absolute requirement for your next warm-weather vacation, wouldn’t you say?

This crystal stunner

CLIO PEPPIATT Quartz bead-embellished tulle shoulder bag

Quartz bead-embellished tulle shoulder bag

This crystal stunner

CLIO PEPPIATT Quartz bead-embellished tulle shoulder bag

Clio Peppiatt’s known for sparkly, crystal-embellished designs, usually in fun themes like stars and moons, or sun and clouds. You may have taken notice of this brand when Taylor Swift wore a glitzy midnight blue mini dress to her birthday shenanigans this year. But don’t sleep on the designer’s bags either. As you can see, they’re just as statement-making as the dresses for a night on the town.

this retro bb

saks fifth avenue Mini Rachel Croc Embossed Leather Top Handle Bag

Mini Rachel Croc Embossed Leather Top Handle Bag

this retro bb

saks fifth avenue Mini Rachel Croc Embossed Leather Top Handle Bag

Now 43% Off

For all your trendy ’90s inspired ‘fits, please consider a bag from By Far. They’ve got you covered with baguette bags in every color under the sun, but we’re partial to this chocolate brown style with a heavy metal chain detail.

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this beaded situation

Staud TOMMY BEADED BAG PATCHWORK SHERBET

TOMMY BEADED BAG PATCHWORK SHERBET

this beaded situation

Staud TOMMY BEADED BAG PATCHWORK SHERBET

Staud made a huge impact on those of us who are obsessed with purses a few years back with a see-through tote that came with a cute inner leather pouch. But recently, they’ve added this adorable shoulder bag style in a ton of attention-grabbing patterns and styles, usually with beaded embellishments or sequins that make them so fun for an evening bag.

this classic black option

Tory Burch Mini top-handle Bag

Mini top-handle Bag

this classic black option

Tory Burch Mini top-handle Bag

Tory Burch is classic, and you can’t get more timeless than a black patent leather top handle bag. This piece will be a wardrobe staple for years to come.

this neutral, everyday bag

Strathberry Ace Mini Leather Crossbody Bag in Oat at Nordstrom

Ace Mini Leather Crossbody Bag in Oat at Nordstrom

this neutral, everyday bag

Strathberry Ace Mini Leather Crossbody Bag in Oat at Nordstrom

Looking for an everyday bag that’ll go with absolutely every outfit you could possibly think of? Well, here you go. This one from the Edinburgh brand known for being carried by Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle, features the label’s statement gold bar as a front flap closure that really sets it apart.

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this funky designer piece

Diesel Small 1DR Metallic Crossbody Bag

Diesel Small 1DR Metallic Crossbody Bag

this funky designer piece

Diesel Small 1DR Metallic Crossbody Bag

Now for a mini bag with high shine that’ll pack a punch to any look you add it to.

this netted bag

Ganni Ganni Braided Crossbody Bag

Ganni Braided Crossbody Bag

this netted bag

Ganni Ganni Braided Crossbody Bag

Now 19% Off

I’m a sucker for any kinds of tassels or fringe, so this netted pink situation from Ganni is an absolute yes from me, especially at that price.

this envy-inducing one

Telfar Small Puff Shopper in Chocolate

Small Puff Shopper in Chocolate

this envy-inducing one

Telfar Small Puff Shopper in Chocolate

Get your hands on the hottest designer tote in town, except this time, in a chic, winter-appropriate puffer style and in a rich, neutral brown that’ll pair nicely with just about anything.

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this piece you see everywhere

Marc Jacobs The Small Tote bag

The Small Tote bag

this piece you see everywhere

Marc Jacobs The Small Tote bag

I know you’ve seen this particular Marc Jacobs “The Tote Bag” bag absolutely everywhere, but did you know you can get it for less than $200? Well, now you do.

this sweet little micro mini design

Jacquemus Le Chiquito leather mini bag

Le Chiquito leather mini bag

this sweet little micro mini design

Jacquemus Le Chiquito leather mini bag

French designer Jacquemus was one of the first to make the mini bag cool, so naturally one landed right here, on this list.

this black and white accessory

Santos Pilar Hobo | Black & White

Pilar Hobo | Black & White

this black and white accessory

Santos Pilar Hobo | Black & White

A contrasting black and white bag that you can wear on the shoulder or across the body and with enough room to actually fit everything you want to bring? Say less.

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this pretty clutch

Cult Gaia Cult Gaia Print Mini Clutch

Cult Gaia Print Mini Clutch

this pretty clutch

Cult Gaia Cult Gaia Print Mini Clutch

Now 20% Off

The ultimate evening clutch can be yours for less than $400!

this cute one

Coach Tabby Shoulder Bag 20

Tabby Shoulder Bag 20

this cute one

Coach Tabby Shoulder Bag 20

The pillow version of this bag went viral on TikTok, but if you’re in the mood for something a little more subdued, this option is a fabulous pick.

this extra affordable sweetie

JW PEI JW PEI Women’s Gabbi Ruched Hobo Handbag (Beige)

On Sale

JW PEI Women's Gabbi Ruched Hobo Handbag (Beige)

this extra affordable sweetie

JW PEI JW PEI Women’s Gabbi Ruched Hobo Handbag (Beige)

This celeb favorite bag was already on the affordable side (especially for celeb-approved items), but it’s also on sale right now! Run, don’t walk!

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this vacation-ready top-handle

ULLA JOHNSON Sea Shell leather-trimmed raffia tote

Sea Shell leather-trimmed raffia tote

this vacation-ready top-handle

ULLA JOHNSON Sea Shell leather-trimmed raffia tote

For real, a raffia bag like this might actually might inspire me to take a beach vacation, stat.

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Rachel Torgerson is the fashion features director at Cosmopolitan, overseeing fashion coverage online, in print, and on our various social media platforms. She has over a decade of experience in the fashion and media industries, musing on style through multiple lenses, including cultural, celebrity, and bridal. Her ultimate focus: making fashion less exclusive and more relatable. Before landing at Cosmopolitan as a digital fashion editor in 2016, she worked at Us Weekly, The Knot, and Fitness Magazine, among others. When she’s not discussing runway trends, you can definitely catch her trying (and, in many cases, failing) a new crochet cardigan pattern or in a spirited debate about the difference between the Bridgerton books vs the Netflix series. Follow her on Instagram and TikTok: @RachelTorgs 

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