Fashion Daytime Bags By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on September 11, 2007 @ 05:11PM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: David Lawrence Daytime Bags 01 of 06 Crescent Chris Barlett WEAR IT WELL Ladylike but modern, the shape provides depth and lots of holding space without getting gigantic. A good pick for smaller women. 02 of 06 AttachÃ© Chris Barlett WEAR IT WELL Big hold-everything bags have trumped this classic in recent seasons, but the slim style, plus a handbag, could simplify your work life. 03 of 06 Hobo Alison Rosa WEAR IT WELL Laid-back cool, plus plenty of room for all of your daily essentials. But the bigger the bag, the less appropriate for work. 04 of 06 Drawstring Sabrina Grande WEAR IT WELL The tapered top can rein in a hobo. Just be sure there's some interior organization so you're not rooting when your cell phone rings. 05 of 06 Oblong Chris Bartlett WEAR IT WELL Thin and long, it makes a great day-to-night contender. And bags that tuck under the arm flatter wide hips. Click here to get your own copy of Instant Style, the ultimate guide to your wardrobe. For other great tips from our Instant Style book, click here 06 of 06 Buy the Book! David Lawrence For more great fashion tips, buy a copy of Instant Style: Your Season-by Season Guide for Work and Weekend and discover practical shopping advice and easy ways to update your look. Click here to get your copy!