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.

Tessuto Camo Nylon Backpack



Longline PU Tuxe Blazer



Rib-Knit Sweater



Croc-Embossed Backpack


Alexander Wang

Rave Pink Sweater


Alexander Wang

Name Drop Backpack


3.1 Phillip Lim

Cynnie Calf Hair Backpack


Elizabeth and James

Studded Jacket


MICHAEL Michael Kors

Mini Quilted Backpack


Stella McCartney

Capri Heidi


Garbe Luxe