8 Small Bags To Keep On Your Arm

Carry all your essentials while looking stylish with these picks.

Sometimes all you need to carry with you is your phone, wallet and lipstick. For those times when you want to travel light while staying stylish, a small bag is the ideal accessory. Practical, chic and wearable, a good small bag should be able to go with you just about anywhere.

Whether you’re looking for a bejewelled clutch, a mini duffle, or a classic shoulder bag, we’ve got you covered.

See V’s picks for small bags to have on your radar, from big brands to small:

Kara White Crystal Mesh Knot Clutch – $395.00 USD

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Handsewn rhinestones create a sparkling crystal mesh body for this cute little bag. Kara, an NYC designer handbag label, imbues their designs with a sense of playfulness. This bag is not only fun and shiny, but wearable and chic.


Hozen Quilted Mini Duffle – $378.00 USD

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An adorable mini duffle that’s compact, yet big enough to hold all of your essentials. This incredibly stylish and trendy bag is soft as a marshmallow and made of vegan leather — what more could you ask for?


Jacquemus Le Chiquito Moyen – $620.00 USD

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Look like the coolest it-girl out there with this big, bold, small bag. Its iconic design, with the singular handle and signature silhouette, is unmistakably chic and playful.


Mansur Gavriel Mini Cloud Clutch – $495.00 USD

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This bag’s unique, cloud-like silhouette is an absolute dream. With a removable strap that gives you the option of carrying it by hand, crossbody, or even as a belt bag, the possibilities are limitless. 


Louis Vuitton Mini Boite Chapeau – $2,210.00 USD

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Stay stylish with this iconic bag. Featuring classic LV details and a removable strap for ultimate wearbility, this is a timeless piece to add to your bag collection.


Bottega Veneta Mini Jodie – $1,900.00 USD

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You can never go wrong with a boho bag — let alone a mini boho bag! Intrecciato Nappa Leather, 15 colors to choose from and a distinct design make this bag a must-have mini.


Lindquist Small Cyl – $650.00 USD

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The Small Cyl is an unbelievably versatile bag. Convertible from a bucket bag to a backpack, this little bag packs a big punch. Plus, it’s unique cylindrical shape and bright Persimmon hue make it a definite standout piece in any closet.


Gucci Ophidia Mini GG Bag – $920.00 USD

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That half-moon silhouette just screams ‘90s. The classic monogram canvas makes this bag a truly timeless piece, while the green and red web at the bottom give it a trendy and fresh feel.


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