Long the bag of choice for those people who really want you to know that they went to a museum that one time, the tote bag has been taken out of the gallery gift shop and given to us in a host of colors, sizes, fabrics, and degrees of logo-fication. Perfect for the commute, the beach and—yes—afternoons spent ambling around modern art galleries.
Dark green nylon by Arket
Ecru canvas fox print by Ader
Black/red/white canvas tan leather by Paul Smith
Blue technical fabric tan leather by Giorgio Armani
Green canvas bead detail by Valentino
Blue suede orange leather by Tod’s
Dark tan twill black leather by Filson
Black structured leather by Cos
Ecru canvas/blue leather by Connolly
Black/yellow leather by Burberry
Black technical fabric-leather by Prada
Chestnut suede black leather green/red webbing by Gucci
Black PVC orange/pink webbing by Ami
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