Watch: How To Style Fall’s Best Accessory

It’s a fact: The backpack is officially the must-have accessory of the season. Once reserved for stashing school supplies and sack lunches, the carryall is now a serious fashion contender. And why not? It’s easy to wear (who doesn’t love being hands-free?), it comes in a plethora of shapes, sizes and trendy textures (calf hair, faux skins, quilted leather, oh my!), and it’s available in every price range under the sun. A trend this limitless can be tricky to tackle, so we took the initiative to show you how to style the sporty staple for fall. Watch here for 5 great options, worn 5 fab ways, so you can throw on a backpack and go—in style.