Backpacks, the ultimate back-to-school essential, have morphed into a completely grown-up trend. Unfortunately, the season’s coolest handbag is often accompanied by grown-up prices, too, which is why we’ve sourced 15 completely affordable backpacks for you to shop. From sleek and polished to casual and cool, you’re sure to find a suitable stylish option.
Scroll down to shop 15 chic handbags, all for under $150!
MANGO Pebbled Backpack ($80) in Black
This roomy backpack is streamlined and simple—minimalism for the win!
Need Supply Co. Row Backpack ($130) in Red
A red backpack hits two major fall trends, and adds a pop of colour to your fall wardrobe.
American Eagle Outfitters Striped Backpack ($30) in Black
This striped canvas option is perfect for travelling.
Poverty Flats Faux Leather Backpack ($90) in Black
The unique shape of this backpack gives it an expensive feel.
Herschel Supply Co. Heritage Backpack ($100) in Indigo Denim
The dark wash of this chambray backpack is very fall-friendly.
Silence + Noise Calf Hair Bucket Backpack ($89) in White
This luxe backpack-bucket bag hybrid in genuine leather is a steal at this price!
Everlane The Twill Snap Backpack ($65) in Reverse Denim + Black Leather
Everlane’s structured backpack comes with a padded interior laptop pocket.
French Connection So Fresh Backpack ($98) in Prussian Blue
This pairing of cool blue and silver hardware is on-point.
Topshop Fringed Suede Backpack ($130) in Black
If you have more bohemian sensibilities, this fringed suede backpack is perfect.
BCBGeneration The Remix Backpack ($78) in Black/Cameo Combo
You can’t go wrong with this sleek colour-blocked version.
ASOS Contrast Boysy Backpack ($67) in Multi
This rich forest green colour stands out from the sea of black and brown bags.
Rags2Riches Hinterland Backpack ($98) in Black Motif
On-trend global-inspired panels give this buckled backpack a unique edge.
Zara Minimalist Rucksack With Hand Strap ($80) in Beige
Add a dose of menswear style to your daytime look with this neutral backpack.
Cheap Monday Denim Backpack ($95) in Blue
We love the unique shape of this slouchy denim backpack when worn on both shoulders.
Nasty Gal Wandering Roads Backpack ($58)
Wear this equestrian-inspired handbag with a plaid shirt and high-waisted skinny jeans.
What do you think of the backpack craze? Will you be adding one of these options to your bag collection? Sound off in the comments below!