Whether or not you’re looking to get your hands on the buzziest bags to hit the fashion scene, you can always count on one core anti-It bag to stock in your closet: the tote. A forever favorite among fashion insiders, this discreet accessory is a true classic with major staying power. No matter which trends arrive on the runways or in the wardrobes of celebs, the tote bag is a practical piece that will always come in handy whether you’re going on a grocery run or need a little extra room for a laptop. Whether it’s an Hermès tote, Loewe bucket bag, or beach-approved Prada purse, there’s something for everyone.
Diving into the best tote bags on the fashion scene right now, there are some styles favored by the fashion set that deserve attention. From simple canvas bags to market totes to structured investment bags, I’m highlighting those worth adding to your wardrobe. Ahead, see why the best tote bags—including the viral Bottega Veneta bags—made the cut and shop my edit.