Tote Bags: The Only Bag You Absolutely Need8,539 products
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About Tote BagsThe multi purposeful tote, also known as the “carryall” bag, is both functional and fashionable. From the office, to the gym, to the beach, grocery shopping and everywhere in between, the perfect, stylish tote is sure to accompany you all year round. Check out our guide to the only bag that you’ll ever really and truly need.
The multi purposeful tote, also known as the “carryall” bag, is both functional and fashionable. From the office, to the gym, to the beach, grocery shopping and everywhere in between, the perfect, stylish tote is sure to accompany you all year round. Check out our guide to the only bag that you’ll ever really and truly need.
The tote became popular in the 1940s thanks to LL Bean’s “ice bag”, which was originally intended to carry ice. In the 60s, this bag was reintroduced as the boat bag that was redesigned in different color options and trims. Bonnie Cashin, an American designer, began to design the tote in leather in different colors which put the tote on the map. Other designers recognized this bag as the intersection between practicality and trendy, and sought to make it more stylish.
A chain tote bag has a classic chain for a strap. It is a classy daily tote option that can make the transition from the office to gym both operative and stylish.
Quilted tote bags have visible stitching that enables the fabric to resemble a quilt.
A studded tote has been decorated with spiky studs, thimble-shaped studs, or any shape studded hardware. This is the right bag to wear with leather for a rocker chic look, espeically if you find a studded leather jacket to match. It can also be worn with a feminine ensemble to make it more modern and fashion-forward.
Embossed totes are composed of leather that has a design imprinted on it. The best example of this is handbags that come in exotic skins such as croc, ostrich, or snake. It is a design that is embossed on the leather and is a more economical way to achieve a luxurious look.
Leather tote bags are an everlasting classic. You can invest in a timeless classic black tote that can be worn with almost anything in your wardrobe. Or you can brightly colored options with unique textured finishes for a unique look.
Canvas tote bags are environmentally friendly and easily appropriate for everyday use. With their super chill and casual vibes, they are best suited for your easygoing, casual outfits.
The straw bag is definitely the “it” bag of the spring and summer seasons. No longer available in just a beige color, straw bags are have been innovatively designed in new colors and varying shapes. They are so stylish and modern with a gingham dress and wedge espadrilles. Or capture the epitome of fresh summer elegance by sporting your straw tote with a crisp white linen dress.
Dolce & Gabbana logo straw bag - Neutrals
Small tote bags are intended for transporting only the things you absolutely need, depending on how small they are. If small enough, they can double as a handheld bag.
Medium tote bags are a polished option to wear at the nook of your elbow or over your shoulder. This is a spacious size intended to carry your daily essentials and an extra pair of shoes, if needd.
Serving as function and utility, a large tote bag works with most everyday outfits. It can be worn with jeans, high-top sneakers, and a fitted knit. It’s also pretty classy with a trench coat. You can switch up the way you carry your large tote by opting to carry it in your hand as opposed to over the shoulder.
Black tote bags are a perennial staple in any woman’s wardrobe, especially when they are structured. They work well with most daily outfits, but for dramatic effect, try yours with a black on black outfit.
Yellow is an eye-catching color. It looks stunning when worn with all white. Liven up your monochrome or black and white outfit with a yellow tote.
LOEWE small Hammock bag - Yellow
Brown tote bags compliment an earthy color palette, so you can wear your brown bags with an army and/or military jackets, for a fashionable yet relaxed and chill combo. For a more polished look, you can sport your brown tote with black tailored pants, a white silk button-down blouse and a grey long jacket. Brown suede totes look so clean and cool with light blue denim.
A beige tote can be worn with cream or pastel outfit. This tote is an idyllic match for a flower print maxi. It is also an optimal choice to stylishly transport your workout gear.
Dark Blue (navy)
A navy tote, smartly compliments a red shift dress for the office. Try it with a navy blazer or a dark denim ensemble. For a smart look, try a navy bag with a cream ensemble.
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MICHAEL Michael Kors
MICHAEL Michael Kors tote bags are sophisticated and sleek. These compact totes with the gold “MK” initials are world-renowned and synonymous with effortless and refined taste.
Marc Jacobs totes are colorful, fun and splashy. This collection of totes packs a lot of personality with vibrant prints, foil, and fur.
Shein totes are affordable and casually cool options for low key ensembles. This brand prides itself on readily accessible fashion that won’t cost a fortune. Their iridescent tote, woven tote and transparent glitter tote are all glamourous options for the beach.
Tory Burch totes are a mid-range tote option. Her structured totes are understated, simple, and classic with small unique details such as tassels or charms. If you want to be daring and try something different, get her mini-shearling tote.
Calvin Klein totes share the minimalist and clean aesthetic with the rest of the brand. However, the dressy nylon tote is a noteworthy elevated, casual option. The large red embossed logo tote is a bold travel option.
Stella McCartney totes distinguish themselves with the chain handle detailing. The foldover tote is a truly versatile in that in addition to being worn as tote, you can also fold it rock it as a stylish clutch as well.
A Prada tote is a high-end bag that is easily recognizable, thanks to its distinct triangle logo. Among the collection, the nylon totes stand out for radiant color. The pale pink shearling tote is a striking choice for a true tastemaker.
Similar to their shoes, Valentino totes are adorned with their signature studs. This a statement making tote that is designed to stand out and set you apart from the crowd.
MCM totes are high-end, luxury, and timeless handmade totes. A favorite amongst celebrities, these logo totes have a spacious silhouette that can be adjusted by pulling the side drawstrings. Another nice benefit of this brand is that most of their totes come with a removable pouch.
Way to Wear Them
- Wear your tote with a casual warm weather outfit. A short denim dress and classic white or silver sneakers
- A shift dress and heels
- Distressed jeans and a fitted knit sweater
- High-waisted palazzo pants with a cropped off-the-shoulder top, and a wide brimmed straw hat
- With a tailored coat and leather pants, and silver boots
- Pair a large structured tote with a mini dress
Currently, natural is in when it comes to tote bags. Oversized fringe totes were seen on the Jacquemus, Altuzarra, and Isabel Marant runways.
Totes are also getting a size update. Extra large versions of this practical style were spotted in the Burberry, Emporio Armani, and Proenza Schouler, and Etro shows.
Soft, slouchy, and unstructured tote bags are also trending. As are printed nylon tote bags, a more upscale eco-friendly “grocery bag”.
Pop Culture / Celebs
A steadfast tote bag choice amongst celebrities, the Hermès Birkin bag will always be a status symbol. Kendall Jenner, Katy Perry, and Victoria Beckham, have all been spotted carrying this bag. Jennifer Lopez likes the Christian Louboutin Paloma tote with leopard print detailing.
In the near future, bags seem to be getting fuzzy and furry. This is a future trend that we will see as temperatures begin to drop again. We’ll also see bags made out of puffer material.
The design objective with totes will be to continue recreating styles that enhance a woman’s personal style.
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