5 handbags every woman should have
An oversized bag in a basic color is perfect for carrying work documents, lunch, gym clothes and an extra pair of shoes.
You can carry this flat purse with the shoulder strap close to your body when going out clubbing. Keep it small enough just to carry your keys, lipstick and a phone.
Featured: Ivanka Trump Ashleigh clutch, $125 at the Bay
This small to medium size bag will leave your hands free for casual walks and shopping.
Featured: Fossil Explorer Crossbody, $218 at the Bay
This classic smaller looking bag fits surprisingly many items, such as a wallet, cosmetics, umbrella and even a small lunch! This purse is perfect for workdays and for weekends.
Featured: B. Makowsky Ivy Tote, $310 at the Bay
Reusable shopping bag
Be environmentally conscious: bring your own bag on your next shopping trip. Easily foldable into a tiny square, these polyester bags come in different bright colors and patterns and can be a small fashion accessory of their own.
Featured: Reusable shopping bag, $3 at Reitmans