Cheap Thrill: A Versatile Saddle Bag

Every week at the Cut, we’re highlighting one great purchase that won’t take up your whole paycheck. If you’re looking for a splurge instead, check back every Friday for one great purchase that’s worth eating ramen noodles for the rest of eternity.

This streamlined crossbody Matt & Nat bag comes in a trendy saddle shape, but the simplicity makes it timeless. It’s small enough to take to evening dinner and drinks, it’s minimal enough for the office, and it’s practical enough for just running errands and doing laundry. And no one will be able to tell that it’s vegan leather.

Matt & Nat crossbody bag, $98 from Matt & Nat

A Versatile Saddle Bag