Putting together a chic, head-turning outfit takes a considerable amount of time and effort (even for the fashion-obsessed) and sometimes it just isn't possible to spend 30 minutes in your closet. So what do fashion girls do in a pinch? They reach for classic basics like a cashmere knit and blue jeans, and dress them up with a fabulous statement bag. Whether you love a retro vibe or gravitate towards modern minimalism, you're sure to find the perfect compliment to your style here on eBay. Below, a few of our favourites to kick-start your search.
Your style: If you plan to rock layers of luxe winter whites—a trend that was all over the Autumn 2015 runways—then you're going to need a monochromatic bag. Of course, you can never go wrong with a classic quilted Chanel!
Structured Lady Bag
Your style: Wide-leg trousers, sophisticated tweed jackets and androgynous separates pair perfectly with a top-handle lady bag. Look for styles reminiscent of the iconic Hermès Kelly bag in structured black or brown leather.
Fringe Shoulder Bag
Your style: A 70's bohemian ensemble isn't complete without a carefree fringe tote.This swinging style from the Autumn 2015 Burberry Prorsum runway is sure to have a ubiquitous presence at NYFW.
Your style: Jeans and a t-shirt are immediately elevated with a retro patchwork tote. If your closet is filled with denim, crochet tops and embroidered dresses—this is the bag for you.
Your style: A chic bucket bag is the key to nailing French-girl style. Channel Jane Birkin with this silhouette and wear it with everything from a nautical stripe t-shirt to a button-up oxford.
Your style: For girls with a penchant for cat-eye sunglasses, midi skirts and t-strap sandals, your demure 50's style is made for a polished train case. This throwback add-on has tons of character and is a timeless addition to any wardrobe.
Your style: Collegiate style is a thing, regardless of whether you're actually still in school or not. This cross-body looks amazing with high-waisted trousers and a tucked-in blouse—pencil and notebook are optional.