Fall’s 30 Best Black Bags Under $400


Everywhere you look there are colorful handbags that clock in at under $400. But as anyone with a dirty red bag will tell you, when it comes to hiding stains and smudges, nothing quite beats classic black. ASOS’s duffle has ample space and chic gold hardware, while J.Crew’s new Tartine shape features a cross-body strap to alleviate pressure on your forearm. For evening, Nasty Gal sells a textured faux-croc clutch (complete with a tail) to add edge to any look, and 3.1 Phillip Lim features a sparkly version of its iconic 3.1-minute pouch. Click ahead to see all 30 of our picks, half of which are $150 or less.