The Best Mom-Friendly Purses and Diaper Bags
Great for Travel
Made of virtually weightless stain-resistant nylon, with three detachable zippered pouches (small, medium, and large) inside. And at 20 by 13 inches, it even has room for your stuff.
To buy: $195, mzwallace.com.
Clips to a Stroller
A polyester-canvas messenger bag that’s as rugged as luggage, so it’s tough enough for all your daily excursions. The flap’s magnetic closure keeps contents secure. Includes a changing pad; comes in eight prints and colors.
To buy: $64, skiphop.com.
Look, No Hands!
This water-resistant organic-cotton style has a cross-body strap that leaves your arms free for wrangling. Extra perks: two insulated pockets, a bottle holder, a changing pad, and a wipes case.
To buy: $140, oioibabybags.com.
Inside this sleek black nylon-and-leather diaper bag: eight clear compartments that you classify with your choice of 25 Velcro labels (such as “wipes,” “wallet,” and “gum and candy”). Includes a changing pad.
To buy: $275, modmama.com.
A nylon-and-leather beauty with a water-resistant lining. So chic and functional, you’ll be carrying it long after Junior is potty-trained. Includes a changing pad.
To buy: $395, shopbop.com.
This washable (!) 18-by-15-inch zippered cotton holdall is big enough to haul sand pails and catcher’s mitts. Plus, there are 12 wide pockets (two plastic-lined) for odds and ends. In 22 patterns.
To buy: $88, verabradley.com.