Back to school or not—these fall bags are so adorable, they’d make anyone excited to hit the books!


Even for those who haven’t picked up a textbook in ages, the fall always signals “back to school” on some level. Of course, shopping for the occasion was always the most exciting aspect of heading back to school, and a new bag was always at the top of our list. Whether you’re headed back yourself, preparing your child or just feeling nostalgic for days long gone, these trendy back-to-school-chic bags will fit everything you want to tote around this fall. These adorable finds have us saying “sayonara” to summer with a big smile…


1. Mackage Carrie Large Merlot Messenger Bag, ($450, Big enough to fit everything you need, and classic enough to last you a lifetime, this gorgeous bag is definitely worth the splurge.


2. Convertible Cross Body Backpack, ($34.95, We love this bag for both obvious reasons (the color) and the more subtle (you can wear it two ways).


3. Camel Faux Leather Fringe Tote Handbag, ($43.95, This bag is so fall—the perfect way to carry those large textbooks in style.


4. Liquid Color Satchel, ($125, Talk about a color that pops! This tote is way too cute to wear only to school.

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5. 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target Drawstring Carry All Bag, ($49.99, September 15th). The predominant print from the 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target collection certainly doesn’t disappoint in bag form.


6. Marc by Marc Jacobs Work It Baby Got Backpack, ($328, If backpacks were this chic when we went to school, things would have been a lot different…


7. Rebecca Minkoff Dylan Tote, ($295, Any and everything by Rebecca Minkoff makes our hearts skip a beat—and this color is too seasonably perfect to pass up!


8. Kate Spade New York Tote – Abstract Signature Bow, ($278, This carryall is mature yet playful at the same time—wear it anywhere!


9. Longchamp Tote, Le Pliage Plumes with Strap, ($395, It was love at first sight when we spotted this updated twist on the classic Longchamp. J’adore!


10. Steve Madden Canvas Backpack, ($54, Flowers aren’t just for spring anymore! They make this pretty backpack feel so feminine and chic.

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Arielle Sidrane is the Associate Editor at Spa Week Daily.