We all need a practical bag for work - but why does practical have to mean boring? With such a broad and exciting range of designs being showcased on the catwalks now, there's never been a better reason to trade up!
But it's not all about designer. If you don't have the budget to splash out on an investment bag just yet, the high street is awash with fashion-forward or timeless work bags for women that will give your office uniform a lift in an instant. From the cult designer must-have to fashion forward or 'need-it-now' high street options, there's a bag to fall in love with for every budget.
Our fashion experts are here to show you how to incorporate the new trends into your office wardrobe with our 15 favourite work bags for women. Forget everything you knew before - conservative and simple no longer have to exist in your work accessories vocabulary!
Black is still a fab option, but trying a new hue doesn't have to be a no-no. Brights can bring a smile to your face on a dull day, or get you noticed when a promotion is in your sights. Whether your style is bright and over-the-top or minimalist and classic, the power of a fabulous accessory should never be under-estimated, and we've got plenty of choices that will instantly catch your eye.
Click through to make your 9-to-5 a stylish one with our edit of the best bags for work...
Want even more new season bags to choose from? See our fashion team's pick in the new issue of woman&home
, out now.