People across the country have been slowly heading back into the office. After a long, long time of perfecting your at-home setup, it is time for many of us to return to our desks we have not seen in over almost two years. (Do you even remember what you left behind?)
But one thing you can do to make the transition back to an in-person office (and normal pants) easier is upgrading your old laptop bag for something cute for your work commute.
Below, we rounded up some stylish and functional options that might even make you excited to be heading back to work. From carry-all totes bags to sturdy purses with laptop sleeves, we have 14 picks to shop below.
Laptop bags and totes to shop
This fashionable option boasts both a handle and a cross-body strap, as well as several interior compartments and a removable laptop sleeve, so you can tote around all of your work essentials and keep them organized. If you'd rather have a backpack to carry around your laptop, the popular Kaya backpack is also worth taking a look at.
This reversible pick essentially gives you two bags in one. Use the brown side for day, and then turn it inside out to reveal a stunning black that is perfect for date night. The tie closure at the top also makes it easy to fish out anything you need.
Available in blue, green, and black, this trendy tote bag is simple but spacious enough to hold everything you could possibly need during the day. It's even become a popular pick for moms, with one reviewer saying, "As a mom with a newborn and toddler, it fits all the things I need. Dumped out the bottles and pumps and used it for date night too."
Available in three colors, this classic canvas tote from woman-owned brand Dagne Dover can fit a 13-inch laptop and still have room for a change of shoes and water bottle.
Look professional and on trend with this leather shopper bag. The interior is spacious enough to fit everything you need, while the top zipper keeps it all secure.
Make an impact with this 100 percent organic denim tote bag, according to the brand. With lots of pockets and a fully wipeable interior lining, it's perfect for everything from beach days to your daily commute. If you're looking for something similar but aren't a fan of denim, you can also opt for the Vida tote bag, which is made from 100 percent organic cotton.
Made with water resistant material, this rolling laptop case has plenty of compartments for all of your belongings and keeps them protected no matter what the weather's like. It's also easy to maneuver and roomy enough for overnight business trips.
Make a fashion statement with this cow-print canvas bag from Baggu. Made out of recycled cotton, this machine washable bag can fit your 15 inch laptop, headphones, and anything else you need to make your office feel a bit more like home.
With dozens of colors and over 20,000 5-star-reviews on Amazon, this faux-leather bag will become your new go-to. Plus, the price point will allow you to look effortlessly chic in the office without breaking the bank.
If you love the look of a briefcase, but not the bulk, this slim-profile padded option is perfect. It will keep your laptop secure as you race to your 1 o'clock meeting. It also has a section for your e-reader or tablet, so all of your devices will be protected on the go.
You will have a place for everything, and then some, in this utility messenger bag. The cotton crossbody bag has multiple pockets, compartments and access points so you can reach everything you need right away.
This seemingly small bag packs a huge punch with an included laptop sleeve, shoe bag, and mesh pouch. The detachable cross-body strap and shock-absorbent material makes this option splurge-worthy.
Keep it simple with this basic tech tote. With enough space for your essential items, this durable padded bag can be used alone or as a protective laptop sleeve inside another bag.
This waterproof bag will protect your laptop, headphones, and gym clothes from the weather. The large tote includes an outside zipper so you do not have to worry about digging through your bag to find your subway card or parking pass.
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