5 Staple Bags Under $500

Don’t be fooled, you CAN build a diverse bag collection without spending a fortune. If you like having bags with different purposes that are suited for different occasions and looks, your top 5 staples should be: an everyday bag, a special occasion bag, a tote bag, a clutch, (and one of PurseBop’s favorites) a mini bag. These staples can be found at every price range, but if you are  just getting into bags or looking for an easy way to fill the gap for one of your essentials, you may have luck exploring the $500 and under range.

Explore the various types of staple bags under $500 below to help you build your collection!

Everyday Bag

Kate Spade Cedar Street Maise Satchel – $178 via Nordstrom

Marc Jacobs Small Leather Saddle Bag –$375 via Saks Fifth Avenue

Lauren Ralph Lauren Crawley Double Zip Crossbody – $111 via Bloomingdales

Rebecca Minkoff Feed Bag – $325 via Nordstrom

Milly Fringe Leather Bucket Bag – $275 via Nordstrom

Special Occasion Bag

Barneys New York Box Clutch – $175 via Barneys

Milly Astor Metallic Pebbled Leather Crossbody – $225 via Saks Fifth Avenue

Badgley Mischka Mallory Waterskin Minaudiere Bag Evening Clutch – $231 via Neiman Marcus

Whiting & Davis Cascade Fringe Evening Bag – $178 via Nordstrom

Halston Heritage Wallet on Chain Gold Crossbody – $177 via Neiman Marcus

Tote Bag

Longchamp Le Pliage Tote (Large) – $145 via Nordstrom

Tory Burch Stacked T East/West Tote – $495 via Bloomingdales

See by Chloé Andy Denim Tote – $295 via Saks Fifth Avenue

Vince Signature V Crocodile Embossed Tote – $416 via Saks Fifth Avenue

Marc by Marc Jacobs Metropolitote – $219 via Barneys


Tory Burch Diana Flap Clutch – $250 via Neiman Marcus

Sandra Roberts Metal Box Clutch – $180 via Bloomingdales

Rebecca Minkoff Leo Envelope Clutch – $95 via Nordstorm

Diane Von Furstenberg 440 Uptown Gallery Metallic Clutch – $248 via Saks Fifth Avenue 

Time’s Arrow Embossed Gya Clutch – $262 via Bloomingdales

Mini Bag

Mansur Gavriel Mini Mini Bucket Bag – $395 via Barneys

Kate Spade Cedar Street Mini Hayden Satchel – $228 via Nordstorm

Rebecca Minkoff Moto Micro Leather Satchel – $195 via Saks Fifth Avenue

Furla Metropolis Crossbody – $478 via Bloomingdales

Prada Tessuto Nylon Bow Crossbody – $495 via Saks Fifth Avenue

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