Roomy work bags are one of those necessary evils of office life: They're usually a snooze-worthy leather tote, but really, how else are you going to fit your reading materials, your phone, your snacks, and your makeup? Here, we've rounded up 13 non-hideous bags that are big enough to pack all of your essentials plus a spare tire (kidding, kind of), whether you're on an assistant's budget or you're already HBIC.More
Senior levels of sophistication made for an assistant's budget. It even converts to a backpack, so consider it two bags in one.
Convertible Bucket Bag, $40
BUY IT: zara.com.
A weather-proofed suede mini-satchel that looks fancy enough to nail an interview. This versatile style comes with a detachable guitar-style strap for when you're running between events and need to go hands-free, too.
Theory Mini West Bag, $415
BUY IT: theory.com.