bucket bags
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A short strap, dual drawstrings, and a roomy interior make a fun leather bag extra practical.
Kate Spade New York, $325; 800-519-3778 for stores

So much style in one small package: vibrant color, modern shape, reasonable price.
T.J. Maxx, $60; TJMAxx.com for stores

Brass studs and braided straps give this purse a bohemian vibe.
Rebecca Minkoff, $395; Bloomingdales.com

Transform an outfit by adding this mint green ponyhair purse with gold chains and an oversize tassel.
Lena Erziak, $512; LenaErziak.com; 646-484-5892

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