23 Day Bags That Will Take You To Night

These carryalls work hard AND play hard

Small Sailor with studs, by Céline.
18 Dec 2015

Small Sailor with studs, by Céline.

Small Eclipse saddle, by Bally.
18 Dec 2015

Small Eclipse saddle, by Bally.

Cable shopper bag, by Balenciaga.
18 Dec 2015

Cable shopper bag, by Balenciaga.

Leather Boy bag, by Chanel.
18 Dec 2015

Leather Boy bag, by Chanel.

Heroine chain satchel, by Alexander McQueen.
18 Dec 2015

Heroine chain satchel, by Alexander McQueen.

Bucket bag, by Bimba Y Lola.
18 Dec 2015

Bucket bag, by Bimba Y Lola.

‘Soleil’ Mini Zip Crossbody, by 3.1 Phillip Lim.
18 Dec 2015

‘Soleil’ Mini Zip Crossbody, by 3.1 Phillip Lim.

Diorama bag, by Dior.
18 Dec 2015

Diorama bag, by Dior.

Fringe bag, by Diane von Furstenberg.
18 Dec 2015

Fringe bag, by Diane von Furstenberg.

Backpack, by Fendi.
18 Dec 2015

Backpack, by Fendi.

Cruiser bag, by Bally.
18 Dec 2015

Cruiser bag, by Bally.

Pandora box bag, by Givenchy.
18 Dec 2015

Pandora box bag, by Givenchy.

Mini By The Way bag with plexi studs, by Fendi.
18 Dec 2015

Mini By The Way bag with plexi studs, by Fendi.

Bag, by Gucci.
18 Dec 2015

Bag, by Gucci.

Mini studded tote, $99.90, by Zara.
18 Dec 2015

Mini studded tote, $99.90, by Zara.

Paris Rocks Velours handbag, by Longchamp.
18 Dec 2015

Paris Rocks Velours handbag, by Longchamp.

Twist bag, by Louis Vuitton.
18 Dec 2015

Twist bag, by Louis Vuitton.

Bag, by Marni.
18 Dec 2015

Bag, by Marni.

Black sedona medium french calf shoulder bag, by Michael Kors Collection.
18 Dec 2015

Black sedona medium french calf shoulder bag, by Michael Kors Collection.

Tessie satchel, by Mulberry.
18 Dec 2015

Tessie satchel, by Mulberry.

Flap bag, by Givenchy.
18 Dec 2015

Flap bag, by Givenchy.

Fringe bag, by Proenza Schouler.
18 Dec 2015

Fringe bag, by Proenza Schouler.

Medium College bag in black leather and shiny black-toned hardware, by Saint Laurent.
18 Dec 2015

Medium College bag in black leather and shiny black-toned hardware, by Saint Laurent.

How often have you been caught off-guard by a spur-of-the-moment group decision to hit up a nightspot after work or dinner, then have no choice but to lug your boring work bag to the watering hole?

Yep, that dull reminder of the office can be quite the party-mood killer, not to mention look totally uncool.

But there’s a solution: Take a leaf out of the Boy Scouts’ handbook and be prepared for wherever the day or night may take you. Here, 23 clever options that will work whether you’re feeling blue in the office or painting the town red.

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