As women, we naturally like to have everything we’ll need for the day at the tips of our fingers. Thus, we continuously pull a Mary Poppins by carrying everything from makeup, to work essentials, to accessories and more in our handbags so we can be prepared for whatever the day brings us! As the middle of summer arrives, the best deals are hitting the department stores and now is the time to go a-shoppin’! We’ve combed through the many, many big bags out there right now to bring to you our top 7 favorite carryall bags that can bring you from the workday, to a night out, and the best part? They are budget friendly! Who ever said being a bag lady was a bad thing? Find our favorite stylish big bags below!
If you’re in need of something basic to schlep around with you and throw things in as you need throughout the day, we’ve found a fantastic style for you! We love the relaxed look of this bag and the fact that it’s still sturdy enough to carry even the heaviest of things! But hurry up, as it’s a classic long-lasting piece on sale for a real bargain!
Find it at Zara
We love this woven canvas tote for its simple look, and of course, for the storage space inside! It’s an easy, everyday bag, and a great spot to store your laptop!
Find it at Gap
Looking for something that will capture a little more attention? Check out this mokume floral shopper from Marc by Marc Jacobs! The mix of colors makes it suitable for many looks, and the size is perfect for all occasions! The versatility with this carryall bag is endless!
Find it at Shopbop
For the rocker-chic girl, this studded satchel by Deena & Ozzy is perfect for you! The pebbled faux leather looks fantastic with the contrasting trim and how could you not love the metal stud detail?! Wear it at the elbow for those days that you carry less, and add on the removable long strap for the ones when you’re carrying everything you own!
Find it at Urban Outfitters
Cutout Holdall Bag, $84
Cutout pieces are making their way into the style scene as we’ve seen a lot of this look in dresses, tops, and even pants, but why not try it out on your bag too!? We love this cutout holdall bag with its black, simple, leather exterior, and contrasting green fabric lining. Stay cool and chic with the black leather, or go for the classic cream!
Available at Topshop
If you’re in need of a little splash of color, this tote is perfect for you! You’re just 2 snaps away from expanding its size with its corner clasps. We love the faux ostrich embossed leather to give the bag some extra texture.
Find it at Piperlime
Hammered Gold Carryall, $99.95
We’re always fans of things that shimmer and shine- then again, what girl isn’t? We love this errand-runner bag because of it’s sleek and shiny look on one side, and textured, distressed look on the other, show the side you’re feeling for the day. Our favorite part about it is that it’s a perfect bag to transition from season to season. But hurry up! It’s on sale and our shopping instincts are telling us it won’t last long!
Find it at Anthropologie