From edgy grommets and studs to a touch of whimsy, fall offers up a fresh crop of handbags that are sure to please. Whether you crave bold colors or muted neutrals, these must-have styles for the season are all priced under $100.
You know the old saying about wearing your heart on your sleeve? Throw caution to the wind when you toss Vera Wang’s Princess Quilted Canvas Heart Tote onto your shoulder. Combing the right mix of whimsy with a touch of city chic, this roomy bag features a faded heart design, woven ribbon and chain shoulder straps and dangling chain embellishment. Choose from red/black or gray/yellow color combos. Canvas/woven, $41.40 at Kohl’s stores island-wide.
Thanks to the summer Olympics, the Union Jack is all the rage. Mossimo Supply Co.’s Canvas London Print Backpack is the perfect back to school accessory. Toting textbooks has never been so stylish! Features an adjustable strap, snap closure and drawstring. Canvas, $69.99 at Target.com. Bonus: this item qualifies for Target.com’s free shipping with $50 purchase promo. Also at Target is the Nicole Lee USA All Over Studs Satchel. Decked out in edgy studs and grommets, this faux leather satchel is available in Camel (soft beige). $69.99 at Target.com, qualifies for free shipping with $50 purchase promo.
Windsor’s Hot Pink Large Travel Carry All easily totes everything you need for the day. We love its bold pink color and itty bitty price tag. Snatch this one up for a mere $36.90 at WindsorStore.com. It also includes a matching removable cosmetic bag, and a detachable, adjustable strap. Double handle buckle design, faux leather.
We love the form and function of Tyla Rae Design’s Paula Faux Croc Laptop Bag. Not only does it look pretty, it comfortably fits laptops up to 15” and includes a lined interior pouch that safely holds it in place while in transit. The zippered exterior pocket stores everything from your cables to flash drives. Plus, we love its bright yellow hue. Faux croc, $99 at TylaRaeDesigns.com.