The Bags We All Use But Never Talk About


Style du Monde

Calling all commuters, do you find yourself on the hunt for cute canvas bags or backpacks? These straightforward carryalls don't receive too much love, but for many women, they're the piece that helps them navigate a schedule that might include the gym, work, and drinks all in a 12-hour span. Breathable, washable, and understated, these styles are the workhorse that we've all come to depend on. But, that doesn't mean they can't be stylish too.

Below, we're highlighting canvas totes and backpacks that are both practical and cute so you'll be ready to navigate the day with whatever you need to keep you going. Since the bag you use the most shouldn't be the one you overlook, it's time to treat yourself to a practical carry-all, whether your budget is $5 or something a bit pricier. You'll find 19 options that fit the bill below! 

This easy backpack is cute enough to carry around at post-work drinks.

If you're looking for a practical yet fancy way to carry your gear around, this is it.

Try a pop of color with this bold tote.

A simple shoulder tote in black will work with whatever you wear.

A top flap bag makes it easy to hide dirty gym clothes.

A reusable tote you can use for groceries or shopping.

 A front pocket is perfect for stashing your keys or other easy-to-lose small items.

A tote that does good while still being practical.

Snap up this covetable tote along with a hat and water bottle to match.

Rep a store you love with this statement bag.

This slick backpack has a city feel.

Want to make a statement? Try this bag on for size.

Leather adds a luxe element to this sleek pack.

Sometimes sleek and simple is all you need.

This simple backpack will fit your laptop and a change of clothes.

This transport bag could easily double as your purse for the deay.