The little black dress is a staple item in most women's wardrobes. But while the LBD is great for impromptu formal events, it's not always a realistic piece for the average day. Enter the LBB, or little black bag. This accessory is every girl-on-the-go's must have, a carryall that takes you from work to the gym and beyond with all your essentials in tow.
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Here, we've rounded up our favorite little black bags, which—thanks to their neutral color—will go with every item in your wardrobe, work attire and fitness gear included. Some boast nifty yoga straps, others have a more minimalist appeal, but they all have one thing in common: they'll be your new favorite wardrobe essential.
1. MZ Wallace Jim Gym Bag
Feel free to stuff the spacious MZ Wallace Black Oxford Jim Bag with all your favorite gear. It’s super lightweight, so your shoulders will thank you.
MZ Wallace | $285
2. Reebok Lead & Go Graphic Grip Duffle Bag
This utilitarian bag sports plenty of compartments to keep everything—water bottle, wet clothes, sneakers, even a yoga mat—organized.
Reebok | $55
3. GapFit Mesh Cinch Backpack
We love the simplicity of the GapFit Mesh Cinch Backpack, a chicer take on your kid’s basketball bag. Just toss in your gear, pull the drawstring, and go.
GapFit | $30
4. Sweaty Betty Union Jack Holdall
Durable neoprene makes the sophisticated Sweaty Betty Union Jack Holdall practically indestructible. And it can serve as a weekender in a pinch.
Sweaty Betty | $155
5. lululemon All Set Hobo
Forget about lugging around multiple bags. With an interior padded laptop sleeve, the water-repellent Lululemon All Set Hobo doubles as a work tote.
Lululemon | $79