Chic Computer Bags
By Josie Brown
Just because you have to lug around a computer doesn’t mean you can’t look stylish, too. SMW takes a look at some of the most elegant computer totes, for every season or wardrobe:
This bag, at Macy’s from McKlein Lake Forest, is made of supple Italian leather, and comes in a multitude of colors. A front organizer holds pens, cell phones, biz cards, and other paraphernalia. The main compartment has a file divider, and there is a high-density removable laptop sleeve. Besides pink and black, this tote comes in red, pale blue, and sand. The bag measures 16-1/2” x 5” x 12-1/2, and accommodates laptops up to 15.4 inches. The double tubular straps or matching shoulder strap makes for easy carrying.
Meow! Pretty Litter…
Your computer will purr with delight in this faux leopard (really, cotton canvas) carry-all with a two-way zip top, from Mango Tango. Its padded case and secure straps holds a 15-inch laptop. There is a zippered pocket, which holds papers, passports and other pretty little things.
Korchmar Classic Collection Ladies City Bag is made of lightweight top grain American cowhide, and has a fully-lined interior and a snap-out key loop, with pockets can hold your Sidekick as well as other goodies. The strap that adjusts from 7.5 inches to 11 inches. It’s flat stand-up bottom allows this beauty of a bag to stand upright. Brass hardware adds a touch of elegance, while its center partition comes with a zipper pocket. This bag comes with a five-year warranty.
Regular Price: $300
Sale Price: $265.95 and FREE SHIPPING
Slimmer Shimmer Summer Bag
Your computer bag can never be too rich looking, or too thin. Cross makes that point eloquently with its Grammercy Cross Town computer bag. In natural metallic gold canvas, it should show off your tan superbly, too. Its fully lined interior with a padded laptop compartment easily fits a 13-inch laptop. There is also a cell phone pocket, triple pen holder, and a complimentary Cross accessory pen.
Price: $150 and FREE SHIPPING
Knomo‘s sleek candy apple red Isabella computer tote is fully lined, and made of full hide leather and durable nylon twill. It has a double top carry/shoulder straps, two secure pockets, and a wide opening for easy access to its three compartments, including a zipped pocket and a protected computer compartment. The bag also has ID tracker system, in case you lose your bag, and comes with a two-year warranty.
Regular Price: $294
Sale Price: $265.50 and FREE SHIPPING
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