Back to School Designer Bags: The Alternative to Backpacks

Back to School Designer Bags: The Alternative to Backpacks


Backpacks are played out! They are so..90’s! Now is the time for you to carry around a bag that is just as versatile as a backpack, but ten times better! We’ve compiled a list of the best back to school designer handbags that rank to be the best alternatives to the normal backpack. Though the cost of a backpack is significantly less than what these bags retail for, we believe once you take a look at what these bags have to offer, it will change your perspective of entering another year of school! You can find all of these bags and much more at SellYourHandbag’s Back to School Sale!

Let’s begin!

Balenciaga Arena Giant City Bag

The first bag is a bright colored, Balenciaga Arena Giant bag in a gorgeous purple vintage lambskin. This bag has a long comfortable¬†shoulder strap which allows you to rock the bag cross body for better comfort. There are also two additional braided handles to take the weight off of your shoulders during those times of carrying heavy books. Just like a backpack, you need compartments to carry small items such as a calculator, pens and pencils, which this bag has! There is a large front zipper compartment as well as an additional zipper compartment within the interior. With the black textile interior lining, you’re in good hands carrying all of your supplies from class to class throughout the day. This bag has more than enough room to keep your supplies organized just as a backpack could, but with more style and sass! Check your makeup or your teeth throughout the day with an attached mirror! =)

The next luxury designer bag that totally blows away any backpack is a limited edition Louis Vuitton China Run Naviglio Messenger Bag.

 Louis Vuitton limited edition china run Navigliolimited edition Louis Vuitton China Run Louis Vuitton limited edition china run messenger bag

This awesome find is perfect for any student that carries heavy books, a laptop or a tablet with them during the day. The durable monogram canvas is excellent for a rugged day going from class to class. With a dual zipper closure and fold over snap flaps, this messenger bag secures your belongings nicely with no issues of becoming unorganized or letting your items become visible, especially if you carry an expensive laptop with you. The bright red canvas interior contains one large pocket compartment where you can store your important documents, pens, pencils, and personal item such as cell phone and keys. With a comfortable adjustable cotton shoulder strap, you can wear this messenger bag across your body or over the shoulder. This is a great unisex messenger bag for any school you attend!

This third bag is perfect for those attending a more business-structural school due to it’s professional-neutral demeanor and style. This Saint Laurent Large Sac de Jour tote bag is a classy alternative to the backpack.

Saint Laurent Large Sac De Jour Bag In Powder Leather

Saint Laurent Powder tote

This is an organizational freak’s dream bag! There are numerous interior compartments to separate your studies from your personal items. The interior pockets are perfect for your pens and pencils, cell phone and keys, while the large zipper compartments can hold your tablet, important folders and sheets, leaving the outer compartments for your heavy books. The best feature about this Saint Laurent tote is the fact that it is expandable leaving you even more room for all of your daily essentials!

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