The slate has been wiped clean! It's not just kids who get that back-to-school shopping bug; we've caught it, too. With a new season comes a new "backpack." We found roomy (and durable) carryalls fit to withstand all of your day-to-day needs, like notebooks, books, laptop—basically, everything. Regardless of your enrollment status, these not-your-average backpacks and totes are chic enough to be carried year-round. So, click through to get schooled on these irresistible bags that come in alluring hues, playful patterns and more.
Swing this padlock tomato-red bag from your arms or shoulder it with the longer strap. $65; asos.com.
The clean lines, faceted zip detailing and boxy silhouette lend a retro vibe to this Kelly green tote.$50; aldoshoes.com.
3. Rebecca Minkoff
This is not your ordinary tote, thanks to its extra-ordinary sea green shade. $295; rebeccaminkoff.com.
The perforated floral detailing sweetens up this black leather drawstring backpack. $150; topshop.com.
The duo wings give this brilliant blue bag the extra room it needs to fit laptops, books and more.$150; marshallsonline.com for store locations.
Flip open to unveil a structured (and sizeable) briefcase-like interior. Plus, the gold hardware and violet hue gives it kick of sophistication. $698; furla.com.
7. Marc by Marc Jacobs
Consider this a chic spin to your childhood backpack. Perfect for class, work, weekend trips and even shopping sprees. $330; ssense.com.
8. Vince Camuto
Tote papers or documents around in this ivory-and-black snakeskin holdall with gold side zippers. $298; vincecamuto.com.
Seemingly simple at first glance, this elegant alligator tote is anything but, with a rich forest-green hue and an impressively spacious shape. $150; marshallsonline.com for store locations.
10. Tory Burch
Invest in this instantly classic textural pebbled leather backpack. $495; toryburch.com.
11. River Island
Double on trends with a quilted and color-blocked tote. $76; asos.com.
Spruce up your look with this statement backpack that boasts sky-blue leather scrawled with a playful yellow-and-black pattern.$660; ssense.com.