Fall's Most Fabulous Bags

Check out the most luxe designs by Michael Kors, Jimmy Choo, Prada, Chanel and other star favorites – then shop their looks for less! By Andrea DeSimone

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MICHAEL KORS

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With fall calling for exotic skins and ladylike shapes, Michael Kors created the ultimate dream bag in this $9,000 top-handle Vicuna alligator purse. Perfect for day and night, this bag is classic for all seasons – and years to come.

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JIMMY CHOO

JIMMY CHOO
courtesy Jimmy Choo

This summer, stars like Kate Hudson and Halle Berry couldn’t get enough of Jimmy Choo’s African-themed “Saba” bag. For fall, the must-have hobo style gets a luxe city update with patent leather and gold hardware in the “Loyla Jayne” bag, $1,995.

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PRADA

PRADA
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Lace is no longer reserved for your evening dresses. Take a cue from Prada’s “Nappa” bag, $1,995, and give your everyday look a sexy spin with a chic lace bag.

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VERSACE

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Just because it’s fall doesn’t mean you have to retire your bright colors. Versace’s printed “Kiss Bag,” $4,310, is the perfect mix of lingering summer florals and trendy purple, topped with a chic chain handle.

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CHRISTIAN DIOR

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Ladylike handheld bags are a must-have for fall. Stars like Mary Kate Olsen and Christina Aguilera have already fallen in love with Dior’s “Karenina” bag, $2,400, for its vintage style, rich colors and chic ruching.

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LOUIS VUITTON

LOUIS VUITTON
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With the LBD appearing all over the fall runways, make your accessories matter with a whimsical art-inspired purse. Louis Vuitton took their famous name and added an exotic skin and pops of color for the “Monogram Collage” clutch, $9,750.

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CHLOé

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Katie Holmes and Charlize Theron have already made Chloé’s “Paraty” python purse a fall wardrobe staple. The bag’s luxe skin and medium size is an elegant alternative to the oversized purses of seasons past.

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ANYA HINDMARCH

ANYA HINDMARCH
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Patchwork printed bags settle into more neutral colorblocks for fall. Anya Hindmarch complements the season’s palette with the tricolor “Perry” bag, $1,250, that combines rich navy and tan undertones for the perfect autumn look.

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FENDI

FENDI
courtesy Fendi

Trendsetters Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen carried their handheld vintage tote so much that Fendi had to bring the style back due to popular demand. For fall, the Italian fashion house caused fashionista frenzy when they re-released the coveted style in a variety of skins and colors starting at $1,630 – a slightly more affordable price than the Olsens’ $26,000 vintage model.

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GIVENCHY

GIVENCHY
courtesy Givenchy

Girls on the go need accessories with options – like Givenchy’s “Nightingale,” $1,895. With its sensual red patent, top handle and shoulder strap, this bag doubles as a bold fashion statement and enviable arm candy.

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CHANEL

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Like a diamond, a Chanel bag is forever. The newest addition to the classic line is the metallic and pewter “Vintage” purse, $2,750. The versatile bag can add timeless glamour to trendy style – or a rock ‘n’ roll edge to casual looks.

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MIU MIU

MIU MIU
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From dresses to shoes to bags, the cutout is everywhere. Miu Miu took a geometric twist on the trend with this sapphire and black top-handle shopper, $1,460. Gossip Girl Blake Lively has already been spotted sporting this new style.

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YVES SAINT LAURENT

YVES SAINT LAURENT
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With shows like Gossip Girl and Beverly Hills, 90210 becoming an obsession, Yves Saint Laurent gives us the ultimate throwback to our high school days with the “Besace” flap messenger bag, $16,950. Designed more for a working girl than a prep-schooler, the exotic crocodile exterior and roomy interior is the ultimate in carryalls.

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BALLY

BALLY
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Adding metal details like zippers and chain-link straps, Bally has upgraded the basic hobo to splurge-worthy with the new “Ionia” bag, $1,195. This easy-to-carry, soft leather bag will last you far beyond this season.

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BURBERRY PRORSUM

BURBERRY PRORSUM
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The British brand introduces the “Lowry Bag” that incorporates a pleated exterior for a rugged texture with a girly flair. Made from exotic alligator for a whopping $26,000, the “Lowry” also comes in a slightly more attainable leather version.

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ZAC POSEN

ZAC POSEN
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Fashionistas revel in Zac Posen’s girly dresses, but for casual wear, they can snag the designer’s ultra-chic “Belyn” bag, $1,495. And the rich navy is a great alternative to the basic black bag.

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CELINE

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courtesy Celine

Taking the chic chain-strap normally reserved for evening bags into daywear, Celine has transformed the basic shoulder bag from drab to fab. This season’s “Watch Me Work” green crocodile bag, $22,000, is already showing up on famous star arms.

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GRYSON

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courtesy Grysch

A great bag can never have enough pockets. Gryson’s rich red “Audrey” bag, $1,275, has added storage space to a compact bag, boasting extra room on the top and an added compartment on the bottom. Plus, the exposed zipper adds an extra edge.

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