Every season, cool new bags emerge, and pretty soon we find ourselves taking screenshots of the ones that inspire a little Instagram envy. As we move from spring to summer, bags become even more essential since there are long weekends and vacations that require some stealth accessories.
Curious to know which bags will be slung around the arms of cool fashion girls over the next few months, we went straight to the source. We tapped stylists and female entrepreneurs for their take on the best bags to buy right now. There's everything from raffia totes that are perfect for your next jaunt to Malibu to sophisticated leather bags for the city. Want to know which styles they're snapping up?
Keep reading to find out the bags six cool fashion girls are buying this season, and shop some of our other favorites.
"The perfect summer accessory, a rattan or straw bag adds a seasonal touch with a sense of nostalgia and elegance. I absolutely love this Mark Cross style, which is a collaboration with the very talented Harley Viera-Newton."
"I've been a fan of Gabriela Hearst's bags for a long time, and this summer I will be carrying a new Nina bag in white leather. I love its very distinctive style, which goes perfectly with both jeans and an evening gown."