Ah, bags—the fashion girl's worst vice and favorite accessory. If you must give in to your stylish pursuits, we'll have you know that you need not spend a fortune for designer arm candy. Ahead, we round up 10 classic all-black designer bags that won't cost you anything above P25,000. You might want to start saving up for these, as you'll surely love them for a long time.
1. Danse Lente's Mini Johnny
Let's begin this list with a modernist art style tote. Mini Johnny is a bucket bag with a distinctive hardware and contrasting top handle—an eye-catching piece that will happily sit on your arm wherever you go!
Mini Johnny, USD430 (P21,851.74), DANSE LENTE
2. Building Block's Tiny Stencil Duffel
Shopper tote shapes are en vogue. Get your designer fix with this tiny, minimalist, and purse-sized duffel bag from Building Block.
Tiny Stencil Duffel, USD425 (P21,597.65), BUILDING BLOCK
3. Mansur Gavriel's Mini Crossbody
Mansur Gavriel is known for its nondescript totes that may look simple at first but when you zoom in, it will definitely surprise you with its impeccable craftsmanship as evidenced by its quality vegan leather and topnotch stitching.
Mini Crossbody, USD425 (P21,597.65), MANSUR GAVRIVEL
4. A.P.C. Paris' Maelys bag
Here's another unembellished bag you'll love. A.P.C. Paris' popular moon-shaped bags come in this smooth leather iteration and slim silhouette, perfect for your everday crossbody bag.
Maelys bag, 190 Euros (P10,620.40), A.P.C. PARIS
5. Polene's Number One
Working gals will find delight in this Polene bag. It's a cavernous tote that will allow you to stow in all your daily essentials and still look chic during your commute.
Number One, USD420 (P21,343.56), POLENE
6. Karl Lagerfeld's Ikon Mini Top Handle Bag
If you're after a more structured bag, this Karl Lagerfeld top handle bag is the one for you. It's sturdy and won't lose shape no matter how many things you stuff inside it.
Ikon Mini Top Handle Bag, P23,249, KARL LAGERFELD, Zalora.com.ph
7. Love Moschino's Shoulder Bag with Decorative Scarf
Now, for a more ladylike pick, reach for this Love Moschino shoulder bag that features a gold chain strap, a dainty logo emblazoned at the flap, and a decorative scarf to boot!
Shoulder Bag with Decorative Scarf, P12,595, LOVE MOSCHINO, Zalora.com.ph
8. See by Chloe's Hana shoulder bag
You'll be surprised at how much you can fit inside this bag! The Hana shoulder bag has three roomy compartments where you can easily organize your cash, pared down beauty kit, and other daily essentials.
Hana shoulder bag, USD450 (P22,868.10), SEE BY CHLOE
9. Kate Spade's Andi Glitter Mini Canteen Bag
If you're looking for a little sparkle for your bag collection, we say you spend your bucks on this party-ready boxy tote from Kate Spade!
Andi Glitter Mini Canteen Bag, USD258 (P13,111.04), KATE SPADE
10. Strathberry's Nano Tote
Opt for the Strathberry Nano Tote if your style leans towards the feminine and minimalist aesthetic.
Nano Tote, GBP325 (P21,191.17), STRATHBERRY