Summer means musical festivals, flea markets, and the like (read: tons of time spent frolicking outside!). Rather than carrying around a cumbersome tote, swap yours out for a lightweight crossbody to keep your hands free. A smaller bag lets you experiment without overwhelming your outfit — add a pop of pink with Miu Miu's patent satchel, or mix in some texture with Pixie Market's snakeskin shoulder bag. Or keep it simple with a neutral carry-all from Mango, and for those uncomfortable with anything other than black, stick with Acne's mesh-strap purse. See these options and more in our slideshow.
BCBG Max Azria Astor leather crossbody bag
$168, at BCBG Max Azria.
Givenchy two tone Obsedia evening bag
$1,600 at SSENSE.
Reed Krakoff leather and ayers watersnake shoulder bag
$690 at Net-a-Porter.
Snakeprint boxy bag
$72 at Pixie Market.
Mango colored edges messenger
$35 at Mango.
Marc Jacobs Vegas crossbody bag
$1,295 at Marc Jacobs.
Pieces Premium Ophelia crossbody bag
$156.56 at ASOS.
Ann Taylor perforated leather mini bag
$178 at Ann Taylor.
Zara neon messenger bag
$99.90 at Zara.
Il Bisonte sunset bag
$576 at Il Bisonte.
Coach Kristin woven leather fashion crossbody
$238 at Coach.
Sweet Dreams satchel
$68 at Nasty Gal.
Valentino small shoulder bag
$1,795 at Valentino.
Jason Wu Kate crossbody bag
$1,595 at Jason Wu.
Proenza Schouler PS1 neon coral pouch bag
$1,250 at SSENSE.
ALDO McEnroe crossbody bag
$45 at ALDO.
Topshop scallop suede crossbody bag
$60 at Topshop.
kate spade Little Kaelin crossbody bag
$318 at Bloomingdale's.
Miu Miu shoulder bag
$1,195 at Miu Miu.
Florian Denicourt goat leather envelope bag
$705 at Opening Ceremony.
See by Chloé twirl leather shoulder bag
$325 at Net-a-Porter.
Cooperative day/night structured crossbody bag
$39 at Urban Outfitters.
Sophie Hulme flap front crossbody clutch
$630 at Barneys.
J.Crew Little Edie purse
$168 at J.Crew.
Henri Bendel buckle up mini crossbody
$178 at Henri Bendel.
Alexander Wang Marion bag
$650 at Alexander Wang.
Chloé Marcie round crossbody bag
$650 at Saks Fifth Avenue.
Madewell the Mini Mailbag
$138 at Madewell.
Maison Martin Margiela mini-saddle crossbody
$1,000 at Barneys.
3.1 Phillip Lim Pashli mini satchel
$650 at Forward by Elyse Walker.
Jerome Dreyfuss Momo messenger bag
$830 at Shopbop.
Derek Lam denim washed leather Ume bag
$590 at Derek Lam.
Sandro Abysse bag
$320 at Sandro.
Mulberry Cookie mini leather shoulder bag
$435 at Net-a-Porter.
Acne Stella washed-leather shoulder bag
$390 at Net-a-Porter.
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