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    25 Stylish Bags You Can Get For $30 Or Less

    Whoever says you have to spend a fortune on fashion is a liar, and these purses prove it.

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    1. A polished-looking tote everyone will believe you got at some fancy-shmancy department store.


    Promising review: "This is beautifully constructed and the size is perfect. It can fit my iPad and a lot more essentials and comes with a shoulder strap as well. I’m definitely thinking about purchasing another; the quality and the price can't be beat." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    2. A petite silver crossbody to get the holiday party started.


    Get it from Asos for $29.40 (originally $42).

    3. A vintage-style crossbody with shiny brass hardware to make the color really POP.


    Promising review: "I love this purse! I have been so sick of lugging around a huge purse and wanted to switch to something smaller but still roomy. This is that purse! It's the perfect size and I can fit a lot of stuff in it. The quality is great and the price is right! I have no complaints." β€”Samantha S.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in 19 colors).

    4. A four-piece handbag set to stunt on Instagram all day everyday like the baddie you are.


    It includes the handbag, shoulder bag, zip-top wristlet, and wallet.

    Promising review: "Love, love, love this purse! It’s beautiful and not too big or small. I like how it has a middle part that zips. It also came with the extra little handbags that are great for medicine or personal hygiene stuff. Everything has held up very well!" β€”Laura

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in two sizes and 10 colors).

    5. A two-in-one clear tote, because minimalism is in right now and you've got to be on trend.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $24.90.

    6. An elegant purse with cute little tassels since you love having a bit of fun with everything you own., Amazon

    Promising review: "I took this bag with me to Paris and it did not disappoint. Very comfortable to wear. It fit my full-size wallet, a small digital camera, my phone, passport, keys AND sunglasses without loosing it's shape. Feels very high quality, and will be my favorite crossbody bag for a long time." β€”Kate

    Get it from Amazon for $7.68+ (available in 22 colors).

    7. An Adidas crossbody you'll be able to drag along with you to any concert or festival β€” and also hold all of your essentials.


    Promising review: "It's a nice bag. I can fit my phone and other things in it, and it's easy to carry around at school." β€”ryanneee

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $20.

    8. An oversized tote that'll be perfect to pack to the rim with knick-knacks, your laptop, and other stuff you probably don't need, but have to have.


    Promising review: "I love this bag! I needed something big enough to fit my everyday things and my laptop for work and school." β€”Niecy A

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in four colors).

    9. A water-resistant tote, because you really don't have the time for your work laptop to get all damaged when the weather is determined to ruin your life.


    Promising review: "Aside from the fact that this bag is really nice looking, it is also quite efficient. It holds tons, in my opinion. I bought it to hold my digital devices/accessories and note-taking materials exclusively." β€”Dani girl

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in two colors).

    10. A kitten bag with multiple pockets that'll just be puuuuurrrrfect.,

    You can even make into a crossbody if you're so inclined!

    Promising review: "This really is a cute little purse that's perfect for my needs. It comfortably fits my 7" Kindle e-reader, my phone, a micro mini travel umbrella, a bulky set of keys, a small notebook, and a tube of lip gloss. For me, the size is perfect. I don't carry a lot with me and I use the inner pockets as my 'wallet.' If you're looking for a small purse, this is a good bag. As far as construction goes, it seems really well-made and solid, and it has a hard bottom, which is a must for me." β€”Catmish

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (available in 11 colors).

    11. A corduroy shoulder bag Carrie from Sex and the City would scoop up immediately (or make Big buy it for her).

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "It adds a great detail to my outfits and is an effortless way to incorporate the corduroy trend into your wardrobe. I'm honestly in love." β€”Tola

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29.

    12. A simple shoulder bag with a delicate metal chain strap that'll have Chanel scrambling to keep up., Amazon

    Promising review: "I was so genuinely impressed with this little bag! My bag is so cute and all of the gold tone hardware looks so shiny and pretty! I ordered the color beige. Even though I went with a neutral color I plan on buying two more bags! I love how I can wear this as a crossbody, a clutch, or hold it comfortably in my hands." β€”Practically Prime

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in 18 colors).

    13. A bucket bag for a bit of '70s boho chic that'll match with the bellbottoms you're absolutely planning on rocking.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.90 (available in two colors).

    14. A logo tote to serve as a dupe for that Gucci or Coach bag you've been salivating for but honestly can't afford.


    Promising review: "I'm so happy with this bag! It's the perfect size and its seems pretty durable, plus it looks like a legitimate designer bag. I also love that it's all faux leather so it's cruelty free!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.50+ (available in six colors).

    15. A leather clutch with RFID-blocking material for when you need everything nice, compact, and ready to go.


    Promising review: "This clutch has been by far the best packaged item I have ever purchased on Amazon. The quality is awesome. It holds all of my credit cards, S7 Edge with the case, and even my Chapstick! I will buy again in other colors!" β€”ducm696

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (available in 10 colors).

    16. A posh purse ready to explore the streets of London with you (and everywhere else).


    Promising review: "Super cute! I've had this bag a day and I have already received so many compliments on it! The inside has several pockets for organizing your lady stuff, which if you are anything like me, is always a plus!" β€”Jennifer Page

    Get it from Amazon for $26.98 (available in eight colors).

    17. A lightweight tote made with polyester-cotton, which means you can throw this baby on the floor, kick it around, beat it up a little, and it'll still be your number one. We love durability!


    Promising review: "I love it! It's very sturdy, yet fashionable. A perfect tote bag!" β€”Anna Werther

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in three colors).

    18. A trendy clutch with stylish cutouts that'll make people around you ask where you obtained this beauty.


    Promising review: "So I needed a light gold bag in a pinch for NYE, and I couldn't find one that was the right color while I was out shopping. I was hesitant to buy this bag, but it FAR exceeded my expectations and I will be getting way more use out of this than I intended to. I was able to fit so much stuff in here without it looking 'overstuffed.' The top zipper flap part lifts up and there is a long open pocket in the center. In addition to all of my touch-up makeup, gum, phone, etc fitting into the zippered portion with room to spare, I was also able to fit a pair of Tory Burch flip flops in the inner open pocket so I wasn't wandering around Vegas barefoot after a long night of dancing." β€”Emily Parker

    Get it from Amazon for $22.50 (available in five colors).

    19. A cotton tote bag designed with cute little flowers so you can transport yourself back to the '90s.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "It's a great quality bag. It's a soft cotton that feels sturdy. There's also convenient pockets inside the bag to put your phone and other junk." β€”michelle1220

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $30 (available in three colors).

    20. A laptop tote capbable of holding like, 20 pounds of your shit, which means your computer will be safe, and so will your tablet, heavy wallet, and those flats you keep in there in case you gotta make a run for it.,

    Promising review: "I bought this to use as my new work laptop tote since I much prefer the access of a tote over a book bag. The tote is well made and has a classic design. I love that there is an external zippered pocket, a top zipper, internal pockets for small items and another internal pocket with zipper. I also like that the straps are a contrast to the bag in the camel color. The bag works perfectly for work. The interior of the bag has a cute fabric pattern and this serves the intended purpose well! Looking sophisticated yet fun and useful." β€”tangenttoyou

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in five colors).

    21. A shoulder bag with a alligator pattern that'll really and truly take a bite out of your heart, but not your budget.


    Louis Vuitton is shaking.

    Promising review: "Love the color, style, and size. It's a great purse and was worth the wait. I've gotten a lot of compliments on it, too!" β€”Cathy Woodward

    Get it from Amazon for $16.60+ (available in five colors).

    22. A transparent crossbody so you'll move quickly through security into your favorite concert in no time.

    Forever 21

    It also comes with a makeup tote!

    Get it from Forever 21 for $24.90.

    23. A soft silver tote with a handy snap closure you can easily fold into your luggage when you're traveling OR just fill up and use as a handy carry-on. Your choice.


    Promising review: "This bag is perfect! It is large enough to hold a tablet and several personal items. It has a large interior section with a zipper closure. That being said, it is sleek and not at all bulky." β€”Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99.

    24. A regally purple belt bag to add a spritz of color into your monochrome winter outfits.


    Get it from Asos for $26.60 (originally $38).

    25. A structured tote with the ability to magically transform into a crossbody if you ever get tired of holding your arm at a 45-degree angle.


    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.90.

    Here's to stuffing your bags with anything and everything!


    Reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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