Never fear! It’s not too late to hop on board with the backpack trend. Click through to shop 12 styles for spring, and be sure to check out our roundup of fresh and fun street style looks featuring these chic carryalls.
Opening Ceremony Izzy Backpack ($595)
?A pop of neon is a fun approach to spring accessorizing!
Zara Printed Backpack ($36)
?The toucan says it all!
Alexander Wang Prisma Leather Backpack ($1095)
?This sleek backpack has fashion editor written all over it.
ASOS Leather Backpack With Pointed Flap ($103)
?This camel-coloured backpack is weekend and work-appropriate.
Cath Kidston Cotton Backpack ($75)
?Doesn’t this backpack make you want to run off into the woods? Us too.
Elizabeth and James Perforated Cynnie Sling Bag ($595)
?The perforated details on this backpack are pretty darn chic.
Harper Ave Mueck Backpack ($209)
?We must get our hands on this patent leather backpack!
Jerome Dreyfuss Florent Leopard-Print Calf Hair Backpack ($1140)
?We suspect a cheetah-print backpack will play nicely with your other style staples (think: striped shirt, distressed jeans, pencil skirt — the list goes on!)
Meli Melo Blue Cervo Thela Backpack ($835)
?We guarantee this radiantly-blue backpack will evoke “where’d you get that” on more than one occasion.
Photo:Street Style Seconds
Style Tip: Pair a vibrant, floral-print backpack with subdued staples like a blazer, button-down shirt, and jeans.
Style Tip: Try mixing your backpack with playful elements, like a high ponytail and a denim vest.
Style Tip: Transform your denim-on-denim look by incorporating a backpack into the mix.
Style Tip: In case you missed it, we’re all about the fringe bags right now. Try yours with a lightweight sweater and a flowy skirt.
Style Tip: If you’re sporting a colour-intense ensemble, tame it with a structured, white backpack.
Style Tip: A graffiti-print backpack is the perfect dose of grunge your outfit has been looking for. Thank you, Chanel.
Style Tip: Next time you rock a monochrome ensemble, break it up with a contrasting, striped backpack.
Style Tip: Pigtails with a backpack: Don’t overthink it.