Below, shop 24 saddle bags that will keep you in style for years to come.
At a Glance: The Best Saddle bags
- The Under $350 Bag: Cuyana Double Moon saddle bag, $348
- The Label-to-Know Bag: Savette The Tondo 22 saddle crossbody bag, $1,950
- The French Girl Bag: A.P.C. Betty cross-body bag, $337
- The Little White Bag: Oryany Lottie saddle crossbody bag, $228
- The Suede Bag: 3.1 Phillip Lim mini Alix Hunter crossbody bag, $595
- The Buzzy Label Bag: DeMellier Lausanne bag, $395
- The Iconic Saddle Bag: Chloé Marcie shoulder bag, $1,350
The Brass Hardware Bag
This smooth, calfskin leather crossbody is the epitome of what a modern saddle bag should be. Featuring the house’s signature knotted details and matching brass closure, the devil is certainly in the details.
Bottega Veneta Desiree crossbody bag
The Perfect Putty Color Bag
Loewe gives saddles the modern treatment with its heritage wrapped knot detail and embroidered logo on the adjustable shoulder strap for an enviable, fashion-forward design. Choose from 8 earthy color tones, like the beige hue seen here, olive green, or even a rosy peach.
Loewe Gate mini shoulder bag
The Iconic Saddle Bag
Chloé’s Marcie saddle bag has been a permanent fixture in the brand’s handbag offerings for good reason. Update your wardrobe with this fresh navy blue color, complete with topstitching and unique brass hardware.
Chloé Marcie shoulder bag
The PS1 Returns Bag
In this Proenza Schouler bag, a saddle and a messenger bag came together to form pure genius. Carry either with the top handle or the messenger crossbody strap.
Proenza Schouler PS1 tiny bag
The Gucci Monogram Bag
Gucci’s roots inspired this mini saddle bag, made from the archival GG supreme canvas and luxe leather. The GG logo and webbed red and green stripes nod to the brand’s lasting heritage.
Gucci Ophidia mini GG shoulder bag
The Next Generation It Bag
Nili Lotan’s recently launched line of handbags follow true to the brand’s timeless, elegant approach, including this saddle shape. Designed to be worn day-to-night, the sculptural body is something to treasure over the years.
Nili Lotan Le Ellie saddle bag
The Saddle-Shaped Saddle Bag
The Dior shape that created a pop culture phenomenon is still very relevant today. Channel the early aughts with this equestrian-inspired favorite, shrunken down and made into a shoulder bag shape.
The Label-to-Know Bag
Black is anything but boring, thanks to the clean, modern hardware and sumptuous leather synonymous with the Savette brand.
Savette The Tondo 22 saddle crossbody bag
The French Girl Bag
An evergreen style for the brand, A.P.C.’s Betty bag comes in a plethora of color options so you can find your favorite to wear on the daily or keep collecting year after year.
A.P.C. Betty cross-body bag
The Under $350 Bag
An update on the saddle bag, Cuyana’s double moon features two compartments to stash all the necessities and more. This style is also certified by the Leather Working Group, ensuring that the super soft, pebbled textured leather it is crafted from was tanned in an environmentally responsible way.
Cuyana Double Moon saddle bag
The Logo Strap Bag
Marc Jacobs’ spin on the saddle is complete with a foldover flap, coated logo closure and detachable and adjustable strap emblazoned with the brand’s infamous block letters.
Marc Jacobs The J Marc saddle bag
The Little White Bag
Canvas and leather make for the ideal summer interpretation, especially in shades of cream and white. Wear yours to the office with a favorite cotton shirtdress for a minimalist approach.
Oryany Lottie saddle crossbody bag
The Scandi Girl Bag
Ganni’s saddle bag features a subtle, imprinted logo, fresh hardware and two ways to carry, giving it that Scandi-cool feel the brand is known for. This one is also made from certified recycled leather, so you can feel good about investing.
The Pebbled Saddle Bag
Mulberry’s pebbled leather and postman’s lock hardware will keep you in style for years to come. The turn-lock flap closure reveals a suede interior with space aplenty.
Mulberry Amberley crossbody saddle bag
The Retro Bag
Elevate any look with this Saint Laurent coated canvas bag that will never go out of style. The print is that of the original YSL logo, introduced in 1961, so you know it will stand the test of time.
Saint Laurent Le Monogramme small cross-body bag
The Suede Bag
Classic suede gives a timeless essence to this simple shape. Look inside to find plenty of extra compartments to hold your ID, credit cards, and more.
3.1 Phillip Lim mini Alix Hunter crossbody bag
The Crossbody Saddle Bag
Valextra gives us its take on the saddle bag, which is more curvaceous than the average saddle. The extra long shoulder strap gives it an additional modern twist.
Valextra hobo weekend saddle bag
The Slickest Saddle Bag
Large brass rings holding the crossbody strap set this style apart for an up-to-date take on the original saddle shape. Handmade in Tuscany from vegetable-tanned leather, the quality of the materials is unmatched.
Il Bisonte Consuelo shoulder bag
The Western Saddle Bag
Isabel Marant channels the historic feel of a saddle bag, offering in a rich suede leather with western detailing, like contrast topstitching, and a focal leather piece atop the foldover flap.
The Buzzy Label Bag
Go for a shape with updated gold hardware in a light tan shade that feels very of the moment. The long, dangling strap details further enhance the modern Western feel.
The Two-Tone Bag
You don’t have to break the bank to find something sturdy and stylish. Mango’s cotton canvas is made from a recycled blend that is part of their Better Cotton initiative.
Mango contrast cross-body bag
The Braided Leather Bag
The Hanna is an ever-popular style always in the See by Chloé handbag repertoire. The braided ring closure harks and the long shoulder strap draws on the equestrian tones. For something new, try this optic white colorway, for a fresh spin for summer and beyond.
See by Chloé Hana saddle bag
The Faux Leather Bag
Stella McCartney’s take on the classic features the brand’s signature, chunky metal chain and logo charm, in vegan leather, of course. Use the top handle or crossbody strap for multiple ways to carry.
Stella McCartney Frayme faux leather bag
The Francophile Saddle Bag
A bag that has that certain je ne sais quoi is ideal for easy outfitting. Inside the turn-lock closure you will find a deep pocket to stash your phone, wallet, keys, and more.