Treat Yourself Friday: A Functional-Yet-Sexy Tote for Work

Every Friday at the Cut, we’re highlighting one great purchase, for which it’s absolutely worth eating ramen noodles for the rest of eternity. If you’re looking for cheap thrills instead, check back every Monday for a fun pick-me-up that will still leave you with enough cash for dinner.

“Phone, wallet, keys,” is only the beginning of the internal check routine before leaving your apartment in the morning for work. When you’re trying to get all of your crap from point A to point B in a stylish and sophisticated way, a sleek leather tote is the way to go. Its roomy inside houses all of your necessities, from sunscreen to lipstick to office keys, and even a book for your commute.

Building Block tote, $690 at Shopbop

Treat Yourself Friday: A Sexy Work Tote