We’ve taught you how to budget for your dream bag… but what if you didn’t have to? What if we told you you didn’t need to skip going out to eat for several weeks to save up for that dream bag? You can get some of the best designer bags for just under a grand. Yes, that’s right. No more going on the ‘gram late at night stalking Kylie Jenner’s insane bag collection, no more bag FOMO. Chances are, Kylie owns at least ONE of the bags mentioned on our list of the best bags you can get for just under $1000. Whether you’re a Gucci girl or a Louis girl, we’ve got you covered.
If you’re a Gucci girl…
Gucci Marmont Camera Bag Matelasse Mini Black
This Gucci Marmont Matelasse mini bag is the perfect everyday bag that transitions perfectly from daytime office wear to happy hour cocktails. This bag features a soft black leather with a horizontal zig-zag pattern and a bold “GG” gold-tone pendant.
Gucci Waist Bag GG Supreme Web Strap Beige
Did someone say throwback? If this Gucci waist bag looks familiar, that’s because the ever iconic Ms. Carrie Bradshaw was one of the first to make a fanny pack look cool on cable television. This bag features the classic Gucci logo print on a beige canvas and a green and red seatbelt strap.
If you’re a Louis girl…
Louis Vuitton Speedy Monogram 30 Brown
The Louis Vuitton Speedy 30 goes way back. As seen on almost every celebrity that was once an it girl in Hollywood, this holy grail of a bag is the most recognized LV bag there is – and it can practically fit anything. You’d certainly be getting your money’s worth for this oldie but goodie.
Louis Vuitton Ribera Damier Ebene Mini Brown
Teeny-tiny bags are most def having a moment right now. This Louis Vuitton Damier Ebene mini bag is perfect for a night out. Gold-tone hardware covers the double-zip closure.
If you’re a Balenciaga girl…
Balenciaga Everyday Chain Bag Pink
Every girl needs a bold bag to add to her collection of classic handbags. This Balenciaga everyday bag features a hot pink calfskin leather with the iconic “Balenciaga” logo in an inky black and a silver-tone chain. For just under $1000, this bag seamlessly transitions from day to night.
Balenciaga Explorer Belt Bag Logos Black
This Balenciaga explorer belt bag is the stylish, upgraded version of the one your mom used to wear on trips to Disney World. The nylon material makes this bag it both on-trend and durable. The design features the “Balenciaga” logo mapped across the front, back and sides.
If you’re a Fendi girl…
Fendi Baguette Zucca Tobacco
Get ready to secure this bag(uette) – the Fendi baguette is back and bigger than ever. This bag features the iconic Fendi Zucca print against a brown canvas. Silver-tone hardware covers the classic Fendi logo pendant.
Fendi Belt Bag Embossed Tobacco Black
Hopping on the logomania bandwagon, this Fendi Zucca embossed belt bag is surprisingly just under a grand. This bag features a contrasted brown leather with an elastic waist strap and optimal space for that extra cash you’ll be saving from not breaking the bank.
If you’re a Prada girl…
Prada Saffiano Crossbody Black
This Prada Saffiano crossbody bag is the epitome of wearable luxury, something you’ll have for years to come. A gold-tone hardware covers the the embossed Prada logo as well as other metallic pieces.
Prada Messenger Bag Tessuto Black
’90s lovers rejoice, the return of the Prada nylon bag is finally here. This Tessuto cross-body is an essential for any girl on the go. An added plus is that you’ll never have to worry about maintenance because of its durable material. A bag with forgiving nature + affordable price range = no L’s in sight.