15 handbags under $250 that will complete your fall wardrobe

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A handbag is a quintessential piece to completing a look. Whether you’re looking for an everyday crossbody or an elevated nighttime clutch, there’s a bag out there for you. There’s a stigma around handbags that you need to spend a lot of money for a quality purse, and this is not usually the case. I’ve rounded up a mixture of totes, mini bags and clutches that will keep you in style, without breaking the bank.

Below you’ll find 15 bags under $250 that will complete your fall wardrobe.

Staud Tate Bag, $136.50 (Orig. $195)

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Offered in a clove green or blush pink, Staud’s Tate Bag is crafted in cowhide with silver-tone hardware. A baguette bag is just big enough to fit all your necessities and isn’t heavy to carry around.

Rebecca Minkoff Ruched Clutch Bag, $161

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No wardrobe is complete without a classic black clutch. Complete with a zip closure for extra security, this ruched clutch is made from faux leather and topped off with a chic tassel.

Zara Quilted City Bag with Chain, $59.90

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Available in three fall-friendly colors, the City Bag is the perfect quilted bag to bring your look from day to night. Pair with a faux leather blouse and high-waisted pants to complete your look.

Simon Miller Shearling Mini Puffin in Bone Vegan, $220

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Shearling is a staple for fall and Simon Miller hit the mark with this Mini Puffin bag in faux shearling. Equipped with two straps for versatile wear, style this mini bag over your shoulder with jeans and a sweater for an everyday fall look.

Ganni Satin Knotted Pouch Mini, $115

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A satin dream, Ganni’s mini knotted pouch is made from 51% recycled polyester and offered in an array of colors.

Reiss Adeline Crystal Clutch, $195

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Perfect for a night out, the Reiss Adeline Crystal Clutch dresses up any look whether you’re attending a black-tie wedding, or meeting friends out for dinner.

Acne Studios Logo Crossbody Bag, $180

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We all need a crossbody bag in our closet for those on-the-go moments. This logo crossbody has a front zip pocket for necessities like your phone and keys, and has an adjustable buckle strap.

Coach Noa Pop Up Messenger, $175

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We love a piece that serves more than one purpose, and the Pop Up Messenger bag does just that. What’s better than a crossbody, clutch and wallet all in one? Honestly, not many things.

Anna Sui Faux Cowhide Tote Bag, $92 (Currently sold out)

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If you aren’t on board with animal print, it’s time to get onboard. Here to stay for another season, cowhide print is trending on jackets, dresses, pants and, you guessed it, handbags.

Little Liffner Pebble Mini Bag, $136.50 (Orig: $195)

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Made in Italy and equestrian-inspired, the Pebble Mini Bag is the perfect crossbody for all fall activities.

Anthropologie Puffy Woven Clutch, $70

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Anthropologie perfectly paired black and brown material together into a puffy clutch. Black and brown compliment each other beautifully and are two of my favorite colors to wear together. (Removable strap included for extra support.)

Ralph Lauren Leather Medium Andie Drawstring Bag, $175

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A glass of merlot paired with the perfect Bordeaux-colored bag. Ralph Lauren understood the assignment and created a dreamy leather bag in three gorgeous colors. Finished with the iconic Lauren Ralph Lauren logo.

Angela Valentine Loel Military Bee Circle Bag, $198

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I love anything with a gold touch and this Angela Valentine bag is no exception. A bee emblem on the side of the bag adds a unique touch of character to this chic number.

Madewell The Large Transport Camera Bag in Colorblock, $148

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Color-blocked in rich fall hues, the Large Transport Camera Bag is spacious enough for everyday essentials and is made from leather that wears better with time.

Longchamp Le Pliage Neo Extra Small Tote, $195

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In the era of mini bags, invest in a classic Longchamp bag. The Le Pliage is an iconic handbag you’ll cherish forever.

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