5 Bags Every Woman Should Own


Whether it’s a designer splurge (read: investment) or an affordable find, a new handbag is one purchase we can always find a way to rationalize. The best, however, are those classics guaranteed to work with every look in your wardrobe, regardless of trend or season. Ahead, find the five must-have styles you need, plus shop our edit at every price point.

Adam Katz Sinding

Bag Game Strong

The classic is refreshed via updated shapes, asymmetrical detailing and modern hardware.

Asymetric Flap City Bag



Posternak Leather Tote


Mansur Gavriel

Soft Bathurst Heart Bag


Anya Hindmarch

For hands-free occasions, a cross-body bag is a must in punchy hues or elegant neutrals.

Tricolor Crossbody Bag


Massimo Dutti

Amphora Leather Top Handle


Carolina Santo Domingo

Grace Large Box Bag


Mark Cross

A carryall can be chic, when fresh silhouettes and rich textures are in play.

Softy Grab Bag



Finley Courier Croc-Effect Leather Shoulder Bag


Elizabeth and James

The Tote In Caramel


von Holzhausen

Forever chic, a sleek shoulder bag is endlessly versatile in neutral tones.

Shoulder Bag



Patent Leather Handbag


Dries Van Noten

Trunk Color-Block Textured-Leather Shoulder Bag



Continuing their reign, minis in sumptuous fabrics with polished accents are a fashion-girl take on the evening clutch.

Leather Saddle Clutch


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Popeye Mini Metallic Textured-Leather Bucket Bag


Jerome Dreyfuss

Pepper Mini Pochette


Eddie Borgo