The Work Bag Edition
Above, Otto tote bag. Image by Mari K.
Dressing for work and looking smart is a topic of its own, but carrying a stylish leather bag can make getting dressed easier as it ties together any outfit to look sharp.
The bag that you use every day at work should be functional, durable and timeless. We have gathered together the best leather bags that carry a 13'' laptop, folders and other necessities with you in style – these bags are not just functional, but they will become staples in your wardrobe and polish your office-look to a new level.
KOKO 3-in-1 bag can be used as a briefcase, crossbody bag or a backpack – you can wear it your way. This practical bag comes with an adjustable and detachable leather strap and two shoulder strap pads, which allow you to get creative and tailor the bag to suit your needs. There’s a separate inner compartment for the laptop and a small pocket for your phone.
OTTO tote bag’s minimalistic design is complemented by the sturdy full grain leather, which gives the bag a beautiful posture. The detachable strap offers versatility, and you can carry it as a tote bag from the top handles or use it as a crossbody bag by attaching the strap. (Image: Mari K.)
IRMA tote bag is made from buttery soft leather and has beautiful, detailed stitching. The elongated top handles ensure comfortable carrying on the shoulder, or you can carry it in your hand by letting the bag hang on your side with your arm straight. There is an inner pouch with a zipper for your valuables.
SILVIA is a stylish, sleek tote bag that will fit in surprisingly many files and folders. The handles are the perfect length to be able to carry the bag on your shoulder or to let it hang on your side with your arm straight. The small details such as the brass push-through fastening and the protective brass studs under the bag give this bag an extra refined look.
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Ann Cathrin Schönrock is a Berlin-based designer, consultant and the author of Fashion Fika – a blogazine focused on slow living, ethical clothing, design, drinking countless cups of coffee, and everything in between.Read More