Longchamp burnished saddlebag ($655) travels brilliantly with its secure flap and zipper.
Cole Haan shoulder tote ($450) creates a portable office: It even holds a laptop.
Banana Republic shoulder bag ($228) suits the obsessive-compulsive with its outside pockets for quick access to keys and ID.
MICHAEL Michael Kors drawstring sack ($328) can slouch around with your jeans or dress up for work.
Coach hobo ($498) hugs the body and sits softly on the shoulder.
Originally published in MORE magazine, September 2007.
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