8 Luxury Handbags That Are Totes Amazing

New oversize bags—such as this faux-mohair number by Dries Van Noten ($1,125 at Relish)—combine the roominess of a tote with the flair of a handbag. Photographs by Jeff Elkins

1. Stella McCartney “Falabella” large tote in pewter, $1,385 at Neiman Marcus.

2. Lanvin small tasseled leather tote, $1,550 at Saks Fifth Avenue (Chevy Chase).

3. Tom Ford large “Alix” tote in dark red, $1,990 at Neiman Marcus.

4. Burberry large “DK88” top-handle bag in honey, $2,995 at Burberry.

5. Tom Ford “Alix” leather padlock-and-zip hobo bag, $1,990 at Neiman Marcus (Mazza Gallerie).

6. Balenciaga “Bazar Shopper” small shearling fur bag, $2,150 at Neiman Marcus.

7. Chloé “Milo” leather-and-suede tote, $1,250 at Saks Fifth Avenue (Chevy Chase).

8. Lead image: Faux-mohair number by Dries Van Noten, $1,125 at Relish.

This article appears in the October 2017 issue of Washingtonian.

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Hayley is an Associate Editor at Washingtonian Weddings. Previously she was the the Style Editor at The Local Palate, a Southern food culture magazine based out of Charleston, South Carolina. You can follow her on instagram @wandertaste.