What exactly constitutes a work bag depends on what you do for work: Have to carry a laptop to your work every day? You’re probably going to want to invest in a sturdy tote or roomy satchel with shoulder-friendly straps. Have an hour-long train/bus commute to work? A bag with enough space to stash a book and a convenient outside pocket for an ipod, should be top priority.
We have rounded up 10 styles—totes, backpacks, buckets, crossbodys, and more—that’ll get you through the workday: