Straw Bags for Spring, Summer & Vacations

When I first started seeing the popular Clare V crossbody straw bag popping up everywhere, I was dying to get it, but couldn’t bring myself to spend $175+ on one. And as it turns out, it was good that I held back on that purchase because soon after tons of straw bags – both less expensive versions of the round bags and lots of other styles with fun colors, pom poms and details like lobsters. Even better… there are so many under $100 and even $50!

I’m getting ready for a few summer weddings and trips and can’t wait to put my favorite straw bags to use. Shop lots of options using the links and widget below!

Straw Bags for Vacations, Spring & Summer

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Style with Backpacks {Shop the Looks}

If you asked me a few years ago if I would be buying a backpack anytime soon, I would definitely have said no. I thought I had retired those back in my high school North Face days. But this year, one of my friends showed me a practical laptop backpack and I started to rethink them… and now, all of a sudden, they’re officially back in style.

Below are some of my favorite backpacks right now. Shop the look with the links below – or you can follow me on Instagram at @dailykatyblog and sign up for From there, you can “like” my photos and get shoppable links delivered right to your inbox.

Stylish Backpacks

Rebecca Minkoff / Danielle Nicole (under $100!) / Frye

Neiman Marcus (under $100!) / Marc by Marc Jacobs / Longchamp