A fab desk to dinner bag is the ideal accessory for any woman constantly on the go and with a buzzing social life.
Whether it’s a last minute girls night out or a date after work, you need an around-the-clock accessory that is suitable for a day in the office and that can still be smart enough to wear in a fancy bar.
Rid yourself of the pain of constantly swapping over the contents of your bag between your designated day time ones to your glitzy going out ones, and check out our must have ‘inbetweeners’ that are perfect for any event.
From tech totes to smart satchels, or a bright to hue to classic beige, we’ve hunted down the best and most desirable bags that you will want to show off – whatever the occasion!
Country Road, R1 249
A classic black saddle bag is without a doubt a wardrobe staple. It’s the go-with-anything item that never goes out of style.
Trenery, R1 799
As every Fashion Editor knows, muted tones are essential for giving off a super expensive look. Reinvent boring beige with this luxe leather fold-over bag with silver hardware.
Elevate a classic envelope-shaped bag with not-so-mellow red. Let the striking colour be the focal point to any ensemble.
Metallic instantly updates any look and gives it that glamorous edge. Wear for a normal day at work and team with cream shades for an expensive look, or go slightly rock chic and vamp up for an evening out with some leather trousers.
River Island, R999
Accessorising with a fun print can really lift a simple outfit and turn it from drab to fab in seconds. This is just the accessory you need to compliment a classic black or navy office dress.
Claudia Conova at Next, R430
Whether it’s for a weekend walk, a day in the office or a night out on the town, a dash of colour can really go a long way. Fit all of your workday necessities into this bag but keep the fun factor to move it from the desk to a dinner out.
Witchery, R1 899
Mix up your materials and make a bold statement by investing in this part-suede messenger from Witchery. With a silver metal finish, this bag is a great in-between size to fit all of your necessities.
Take Charge, R1 799
One thing every working woman needs to have is a tech tote – a bag with hidden internal cables allowing you to charge your many devices. Go for a monochrome or neutral mix to match every outfit.
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