12 Basket Bags That Make The Transition From Summer To Fall

by Hannah Marsh

12 Basket Bags That Make The Transition From Summer To Fall
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Basket bags are the perfect summer beach-trip accessory, but don’t pack your favorite tote away when the weather gets cooler. These 12 basket bags can make the transition from the dog days of summer to when the leaves change and temperatures drop.


1 of 12 Image Credits: Zara

Zara Raffia Bucket Bag


We might be saying goodbye to those sand-filled days on the beach, but this sand-colored bucket bag from Zara is definitely helping to ease our summer-ending woes. Choose between using it as a handbag or slinging it over your shoulder to flawlessly complete any outfit.

2 of 12 Image Credits: Cult Gaia

Cult Gaia Acrylic Ark Bag


If you know anything about basket bags at all, you are probably fully aware of the oh-so-popular Cult Gaia purse that has definitely gained a following large enough to help it live up to it’s name. Stand out from the crowd with this tortoise design interpretation that can take you from day to night with ease.

3 of 12 Image Credits: Posse

Posse Roundie Bag


Handwoven in a village called Tenganan in Bali, Indonesia, this ’70s-inspired bag will dress up any outfit, day or night. The boho-chic vibes combined with the practicality of the bag make for the perfect fall transition piece.

4 of 12 Image Credits: Etsy

Blackwell Vintage Woven Tote


There’s almost too much to love in regard to this oversize wicker tote. The size and sturdy leather handles make it possible to fit everything you need for a long day, and the woven neutral wicker keeps it chic and versatile enough to go with any outfit, any season .

5 of 12 Image Credits: Neiman Marcus

Prada Small Flowers Basket Bag


Pair a simple, minimalistic outfit with a bold basket bag like this flower appliquéd one from Prada. The price tag might seem steep, but a bag that’s this cute, sturdy, and trend-setting all in one? That’s priceless.

6 of 12 Image Credits: Madewell

Large Lucena Shopper Basket


We have officially found your everyday, go-to purse in this casual straw handbag. The round shape and soft leather straps make it an all-around superb way to add a bit of simplicity and freshness to any autumn look.

7 of 12 Image Credits: Loeffler Randall

Loeffler Randall Cruise Tote


A monotone bag can be the perfect way to help your summer wardrobe transition into fall. Fun and whimsical details ensure that this shoulder satchel will never fail to show off your personality.

8 of 12 Image Credits: MUR Lifestyle

MUR Lifestyle French Market Basket


Take advantage of the picture-perfect summer-to-fall weather and pack a picnic for you and some friends in this Moroccan-made basket tote. We’re totally convinced that a more ideal bag for your Saturday activities doesn’t actually exist.

9 of 12 Image Credits: Lisa Says Gah

Sup Jellies Retro Jelly Basket Bag


Not only is this lightweight basket idea for adding a pop of color and interest into our fall wardrobe, but it’s made from 100 percent recyclable plastic, too. And with a $24 pricetag, that means it’s easy on both the environment and your wallet (which fits perfectly inside!).

10 of 12 Image Credits: Orchard Mile

Perrin Paris Le Petit Panier


If you’re looking to go more elegant in your basket bag approach, this suave and stylish option is for you. The aesthetic leather design and detachable/adjustable shoulder strap option makes it a tasteful choice to accompany you to your next high-profile event.

11 of 12 Image Credits: J. Crew

J.Crew Dragon Diffusion


Take a walk on the wild side, and mix up your handbag collection with a funky design, like this Dragon Diffusion tote from J.Crew. The multi-colored print will let you keep your outfit simple and clean while still standing out.

12 of 12 Image Credits: Macy's

Betsey Johnson Basket Case Small Shoulder Bag


Fall means that it’s finally time to bring out our favorite pair of dark wash jeans again. Pair them with your favorite heels and this gorgeous, embellished shoulder bag by Betsey Johnson, and you’ll have a look that will make you forget any heartache you had about summer’s inevitable end.