Best Convertible Bags

When it comes to everyday bags you use for the office, school or a casual day out, it pays to have options. Convertible bags, or bags that have more than one way of carrying, offers a convenient versatility, which is nice to have when you get tired of handling your bag in one way.

Getting a convertible bag is a good investment, as you can use and carry it in different ways. Check out great selections here that may suit your needs:

Where to Buy
Carhartt Legacy Women's Hybrid Convertible Backpack Tote Bag1
Michael Kors Women's Ellis Small Convertible Leather Satchel
YALUXE Womens Convertible Real Leather Backpack Versatile Shoulder Bag
Rebecca Minkoff Metallic Mini MAC Convertible Cross-Body Handbag
Rebecca Minkoff Mini 5-Zip Convertible Cross-Body Handbag
Kate Spade New York Allen Street Raquelle Convertible Satchel
MILLY Essex Fringe Small Convertible Top-Handle Bag
Anne Klein Buckle Up Dome Satchel


1. Carhartt Legacy Women’s Hybrid Convertible Backpack Tote Bag

This bag can be worn as a backpack or crossbody bag or can be carried as a tote, as its clever carry strap system makes it easy to convert in the bag you want. It’s a great bag to bring for school or office because it contains a large compartment with an internal padded laptop sleeve. It also has two internal pockets. On the exterior, it has two side slash pockets and a zippered pocket for cellphone or keys.

Measuring 17 x 14.5 x 3.5 inches, this bag can hold large items. It features triple needle stitching, metal hardware, and YKK zippers to ensure durability, so you don’t have to worry about putting heavy items in it. Another great thing about this bag is it’s made of a heavy-duty, rugged fabric that is water repellent. This bag can be bought in black or brown and looks great to use by both men and women.

2. YALUXE Women’s Convertible Real Leather Backpack Versatile Shoulder Bag

A pretty bag made from cowhide leather, this item is naturally scratch-resistant, durable and long-lasting even with years of use. You can carry it three ways: as a handbag, a shoulder bag or backpack, as it comes with a removable shoulder strap. It has heavy-duty zippers, a brown fabric lining inside, and durable reinforced stitching. This high-quality bag is available in neutral colors such as black, brown and gray.

The bag has a lot of pockets for organization. Outside, it comes with two front zipper pockets, a back zipped pocket and two side open pockets. Inside, it has a big compartment with two open pockets and two zipped pockets. With dimensions of 11.81” (bottom length), 6.10” (bottom width) and 12.59” (height), this backpack can accommodate books, thin laptop, notebooks, umbrella, tumblers and more.

3. Michael Kors Women’s Ellis Small Convertible Leather Satchel

Coming from a well-known brand Michael Kors, this is an elegant looking bag made of 100% leather and gold-tone hardware. It’s a structured satchel that offers a professional and polished look, perfect for bringing at the office. It can be carried by the hand through its double handles, or over your shoulder with its adjustable strap.  This bag measures 10″L x 7.5″H x 3.5″D, which is more than enough to carry your day-to-day essentials.

It features a top zipper closure for the main compartment, 7 slip pockets, and another zipped pocket in the middle of the zipped compartment. It prominently features the Michael Kors logo in the front. You can buy it in elegant blossom variety.

4. Rebecca Minkoff Metallic Mini MAC Convertible Cross-Body Handbag

If you want a flexible clutch to bring to a party, this one can suit your fancy. This cross-body handbag is made of leather material with top zip closure, an outside front zip pocket, and a flap with lock closure. You can use it as either a clutch bag or as a body bag with its removable crossbody strap that features silver finish chains.

Inside, this small bag has a fabric lining, and four metal feet so it can stand on its own while you put it in a table. It’s available in a metallic, light turquoise color.

5. Rebecca Minkoff Mini 5-Zip Convertible Cross-Body Handbag

Here’s another small bag for your night outs: this cross-body handbag comes with exposed zips, long tassels and polished rivet that gives off a casual yet posh exterior. The top zipper opens its main compartment with a single-pocket interior. All three zipper pockets at the front are functional.

This bag is made of 100% leather with a fabric lining, and it measures 7” high and 9” wide. The chain shoulder strap is removable.

6. Kate Spade New York Allen Street Raquelle Convertible Satchel

If you’re looking for a cute convertible satchel bag, consider this one from Kate Spade. This satchel bag is made of leather, with 14-karat gold plated hardware. You can carry it by hand, or use the optional strap to wear it on your shoulder or across the body.

On the front, it has an exterior pocket with hidden magnetic straps. The striped fabric interior has a zipped pocket, multi-function pockets, and a cellphone pocket. It’s available in a light tan color.

7. MILLY Essex Fringe Small Convertible Top-Handle Bag

For an item that looks great both for your office desk to a dinner date, this top-handle bag adds a little bit of charm to your outfit. The bag comes with fringe all over and it’s made of cow leather. It has a synthetic lining on its interior. It has three compartments: one zipped compartment in the middle and two compartments with magnetic snap closure.

The bag is 10.75” wide and 7.25” high. You can carry it as a handbag, or as a cross-body or shoulder bag with its removable strap.

8. Anne Klein Buckle Up Dome Satchel

If a pretty bag is what you’re looking for, this handbag is for you. Featuring a cute, dome-shaped, this satchel from Anne Klein can carry your everyday essentials. It’s made with man-made leather and it features a floral design in white background, with ruby red detailing.

This bag can be carried by hand, or by shoulder through its removable strap. It has a main zipped compartment, two slip pockets inside, and one slip pocket at the back. You can also find Anne Klein’s iconic logo tag detail in front.