10 Fall Bags That Will Hold All Your Work Essentials


Fall is officially here and as much as much as we love the small bag trend, they’re just impractical. September seems to bring with it the return of responsibility, whether it be school or work so your days spent relaxing by the beach are unfortunately over. No longer are your essentials just your phone and a lipstick so it’s time to get your hands on a fall work bag that will hold more than just a few items! With that being said, we firmly believe you shouldn’t have to make any style sacrifices to be practical. We’ve got you covered with a list of great bags for fall that will hold all your essentials!

Read on to shop 10 fall work bags that will hold all your essentials!

Aldo Jeruri Tote

Aldo Jeruri Tote

The Jeruri tote from ALDO features a monochromatic snake print, which is an on-trend print for fall. While this is a simple bag with standard length shoulder straps, the print definitely spices it up. This roomy tote also provides practicality and style at a fair price point!

$60 at Aldo
Anthropologie - Ryan Tote Bag

Anthropologie – Ryan Tote Bag

The Ryan Tote Bag from Anthropologie comes in three different colour options; grey, wine, and mauve. This bag has a unique shape, but is still extremely practical with its size. IWe feel that it’s arguably the perfect size to fit all your needs, while still not being overwhelming. With different compartments to help you stay organized, it’s also features the option of a top handle or removable shoulder strap.

$88 at Anthropologie
ASOS Dune Bag

ASOS Dune Bag

This Dune bag at ASOS is a classic fall work bag with subtle details that make it chic. The tortoise print top-handle clearly makes the bag stand out, as well as the very-subtle snake print detailing at the bottom. This tote has the option to be a crossbody bag as well, keeping your hands free, if need be.

$100 at ASOS
MZ Wallace ‘Medium Metro Tote’

MZ Wallace ‘Medium Metro Tote’

This MZ Wallace Tote comes in various different colours as well as different size options. Quilted patterns are a huge trend for fall and winter, and this bag has done it perfectly. This bag is said to be extremely lightweight, which is nice if you don’t particularly love carrying a heavy bag. We love this tote bag because it’s perfect if you’re looking for a simple, yet trendy fall work bag.

Starts at $299 at Nordstrom
BEIS Work Tote

BEIS Work Tote

The BEIS Work Tote is a beautiful structured take on the fall work-bag as it’s spacious and is super cute with a croc-printed pattern. This bag if great for work this fall, serving us “boss vibes” with the structured shape. There’s no doubt that you can fit all your necessary items in here.

$170 at REVOLVE
Dynamite - Faux Leather Backpack

Dynamite – Faux Leather Backpack

This backpack from Dynamite is another hands-free option. Hear us out — a backpack is a great option for those who commute to work who have coffee in one hand and phone in the other. And while we love how chic black looks, this beige option provides a nice pop of colour (without being too bright) that’ll spice up a fall outfit.

$25 at Dynamite
Rebecca Minkoff Megan Leather Shoulder Bag
Hudson’s Bay

Rebecca Minkoff Megan Leather Shoulder Bag

Rebecca Minkoff is one of the best brands to shop when it comes to mid-priced bags. This option is a great size for anyone who don’t want to lug around a giant bag, but still wants their main essentials with them. Not only is this bag super cute, but it’s practical as it can also be worn as a crossbody for hands-free living!

$428 at Hudson’s Bay
Urban Outfitters Two-Toned Lady Tote
Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters Two-Toned Lady Tote

This tote bag from Urban Outfitters is another tote just-big-enough for your essentials which is perfect for those who don’t like their things shuffling around in the bottom of a large bag. The bag is simple in structure, having just one section as well as shoulder straps. This more-structured, two-toned bag is the perfect statement to wear to work.

$49 at Urban Outfitters
Everlane Day Market Tote

Everlane Day Market Tote

Known as a fave of Duchess Meghan Markle, this Everlane tote bag is definitely a great option. Not only is this roomy bag able to carry all your work essentials like your laptop, but it’s so minimal and stylish that someone would never know that it’s your work bag.

$238 at Everlane
Stella McCartney ‘Falabella Metallic Tote’
The Outnet

Stella McCartney ‘Falabella Metallic Tote’

This Stella McCartney faux brushed leather tote is the luxury and edgy work bag of our dreams. This bag features a top handle and shoulder strap, the relaxed structure of the bags gives a work outfit a nice contrast, while still being able to fit your essentials. Plus, the metallic finish is a nice, trendy touch!

$946 at The Outnet