In lush evergreen with gold-tone trim, this structured tote says classic without looking the least bit staid. In three other colors.To buy: $71.50, nila-anthony.com.Featured September 2012
This faux-leather night-out clutch in a pretty blush shade will set you back about as much as that bottle of wine you and your girlfriends are thinking about ordering. Also in berry purple.To buy: $35.50, kohls.com.
A shoulder bag of lizard-embossed faux leather with polished hardware and smart good looks has a lock on style. Also in rouge lizard.To buy: $150, zappos.com.
Part boardroom briefcase, part hipster messenger bag, this charcoal faux-leather carryall can take you anywhere.To buy: $99, piperlime.com.
Sleek, roomy, practical, and timelessly chic in leather and suede. A magnetic closure keeps tabs on your belongings. Also in all black.To buy: $170, shop.mango.com.
Round out a wardrobe of neutrals with a totally tubular bag in rich oxblood faux leather.To buy: $90, zara.com.
This sophisticated textured-cotton satchel opens wide so you can fit in absolutely everything, from your laptop to a spare pair of flats. Also in black combo.To buy: $60, 6pm.com.See all Daily Finds from this month