Who wants to haul around a giant leather contraption this time of year? Skip the suitcase-inspired carryall in favour of a chic crossbody bag, your answer to practical style. It's lightweight, yet it gets the job done because it offers ample space for your daily essentials. In short, it's functional and fashionable at once. Here, nine phenomenal options that are all-around cool:
Tanya Sharma is a seasoned Washington, DC-based journalist who covers fashion, beauty and lifestyle for theFashionSpot. Her work also appears in a number of other style publications, and she is an entertainment industry vet with extensive film and music experience.