For girls who consider "paring down" to mean "shoveling the receipts from the bottom of my Mary Poppins bag," the idea of a trim bucket or cross-body can be scary. But in warm weather, more baggage = more dead weight, so open your mind to these 13 options, which leave just enough room for the essentials—and some summertime spontaneity.
It's built like an accordion, meaning you can still stuff far too much stuff into it.
Should I be worried how much I'm into this human-like shade of skin?
Could also work part-time as an objet d'art.
To be worn with something gingham.
To be worn with something white.
Like a shrunken schoolboy's satchel that could still probably fit a paperback.
*The* shape of the season.
Inspired by a candy wrapper, opens up into more of a backpack shape.
This similarly clever one's also convertible and has got compartments for your sunglasses and pens.
For when it's too hot for jeans but you can't quit denim.
You're right—that circle motif's *everywhere.*