While I’m lucky that I can hop into my car every morning to drive to work or to meet clients vs a train, cab or uber, I still have to prep myself before I walk out the door. I usually have my laptop, camera, AND my handbag with me, so I have a LOT to lug around. The laptop + camera bag are a given, but the handbag that I carry with me has to be able to hold a lot of stuff as well because I also do my makeup on the go (shhhh), and sometimes I have to pop my camera in there so that I can pair down when shooting on location. I keep my bags relatively big to fit in all of my junk, but they either have to have some structure or a lot of compartments so that I can keep it organized.
I’m on the hunt for a bag to replace my Summer tote, and I’ve found a roundup of beauties that are good for any commute: