Hundreds of up-and-comers from around the globe submitted designs for the 4th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards, but only 30 made the cut. Winners will be announced on June 16th at a star-studded ceremony hosted by InStyle, Handbag Designer 101 and the Parsons School of Design. Some of the prizes include an opportunity to develop a capsule collection for Saks Fifth Avenue, to produce a limited-edition bag for Swarovski and to apprentice with luxury leather goods designer Carlos Falchi. One lucky designer will also be honored as InStyle’s Fan Favorite—and that’s where you come in. Browse through the incredible bags from the top five finalists in each category—including Most Innovative Bag, Best Handmade, Most Socially Responsible, Best Green, Best Student Made and Best Overall in Style and Design—and pick the one you love most. Vote now!
UPDATE: This poll is now closed. The winner of the InStyle Fan Favorite Award is Veronica Suarez. Congrats!