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25 Best Crossbody Bags You Can Wear Every Day and With Any Outfit

Affordable picks for a stylish staple bag you can wear year-round.

Headshot of Alesandra DubinBy Alesandra Dubin
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There are so many benefits to carrying a crossbody bag: You can use them hands free, they keep your essentials close to your body for convenience and security, and they're just plain cute, too. And you — yes, you! — definitely deserve to treat yourself to a new bag (or two).

To make shopping easy, we've rounded up the best crossbody bags for every taste and occasion. Our picks include crossbody bags designed for hiking and walking, dressing up for a night on the town, keeping your essentials secure for travel, and practical options for everyday wear. Many of these picks transform easily into backpacks, purses, slings, or waist packs, with convertible features. And none of these options will break the bank: Most of the bags on our list come in under $50 — with plenty of options even below $25.

Looking to flesh out your bag wardrobe even more? Don't forget to check out our guides to the best work bags for women that make commuting easy and stylish, and also the best luggage on Amazon, which includes crossbody options and other efficient personal items.

The best crossbody bags to shop in 2023:

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    Pebbled Leather Crossbody Bag

    Pebbled Leather Crossbody Bag

    $32 at Amazon
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  • 2
    Tara Leather Crossbody Purse

    Fossil Tara Leather Crossbody Purse

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  • 3
    F.A.R Messenger 16L

    Away F.A.R Messenger 16L

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  • 4
    RFID Protection Crossbody

    Baggallini RFID Protection Crossbody

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  • 5
    Leather Carabiner Mini Crossbody Bag

    Madewell Leather Carabiner Mini Crossbody Bag

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Get ready to hit "add to cart": These are the best crossbody bags to add to your rotation right now.

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Pebbled Leather Crossbody Bag

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Pebbled Leather Crossbody Bag

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$32 at Amazon
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This pebbled leather handbag has five zipper pockets for organization and security, making it ideal for travel.

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Fossil Tara Leather Crossbody Purse

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Tara Leather Crossbody Purse
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Fossil Tara Leather Crossbody Purse

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This casual crossbody bag is made of real leather in a cool, two-tone look with a trapezoidal shape and an overall minimalist vibe.

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Away F.A.R Messenger 16L

F.A.R Messenger 16L
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Away F.A.R Messenger 16L

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This versatile bag has plenty of cargo room for a day on the town. It’s water resistant and made from recycled materials.

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Baggallini RFID Protection Crossbody

RFID Protection Crossbody
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Baggallini RFID Protection Crossbody

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This lightweight nylon crossbody has tons of interior organization features, including five credit card slots and a zipping interior pocket. It’s also machine washable and water resistant, and offers RFID protection.

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Madewell Leather Carabiner Mini Crossbody Bag

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Madewell Leather Carabiner Mini Crossbody Bag

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This compact crossbody bag is made of luxe Italian leather. It features slide pockets inside and out, plus a strap that’s super-adjustable and even totally removable thanks to the carabiner hardware.

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Crossbody Bag With Metal Chain Strap and Tassel

Crossbody Bag With Metal Chain Strap and Tassel
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Crossbody Bag With Metal Chain Strap and Tassel

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This vegan leather bag comes in more than 20 colors — including versatile neutrals, as well as cheerful hues like yellow or red — and has a fun tassel decorating the zipper-top closure.

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Small Dome Crossbody With Chain Strap

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Small Dome Crossbody With Chain Strap

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This petite dome-shaped crossbody comes in two dozen colors, so there’s bound to be one for any outfit you hope to match. Gold-tone hardware adds to the rich look.

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Kate Spade New York Carson Leather Convertible Crossbody

Carson Leather Convertible Crossbody
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Kate Spade New York Carson Leather Convertible Crossbody

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Use this leather bag with chain strap as either a shoulder bag or crossbody with a removable, adjustable strap. It has a magnetic snap flap closure for easy wear and no-fuss access to essentials.

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Tassel Accent Crossbody Bag With Flap Top

Tassel Accent Crossbody Bag With Flap Top
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Tassel Accent Crossbody Bag With Flap Top

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This budget-friendly crossbody bag gets an added dose of style from two tassels and gold-tone hardware.

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Crossbody Sling Bag

Crossbody Sling Bag
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Crossbody Sling Bag

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This small, lightweight faux leather bag has two zip pockets as well as card slots. Wear it as a sling, across your chest, or as a crossbody backpack.

RELATED: Best Belt Bags and Fanny Packs for Every Style

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Herschel Supply Co. Nova Crossbody Bag

Nova Crossbody Bag
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Herschel Supply Co. Nova Crossbody Bag

From the fan-favorite backpack brand Herschel, this cool crossbody takes the form of a scaled-down version of a classic backpack.

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Sea Bags Recycled Sail Slim Crossbody Bag

Recycled Sail Slim Crossbody Bag
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Sea Bags Recycled Sail Slim Crossbody Bag

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This slim crossbody bag is handcrafted from actual recycled sail cloth. A knotted dock line strap is held in place with grommets so you can easy adjust the length however you like it.

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House of Want H.O.W. We Delight Bucket Bag

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House of Want H.O.W. We Delight Bucket Bag

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This crossbody bucket bag has a cool, rich look in croc-embossed faux leather. Cutout handles add a versatile hand-carrying option.

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Crossbody HydroBag

Crossbody HydroBag
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Crossbody HydroBag

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This chic and practical crossbody bag is designed to carry your water bottle as well as daily essentials. The wide strap distributes water weight — and looks cool, too.

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By Anthropologie Bali Circle Crossbody Bag

Bali Circle Crossbody Bag
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By Anthropologie Bali Circle Crossbody Bag

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This woven crossbody bag lends a vintage-inspired vibe. And it’s perfect for a tropical vacation: It’s made with organic grass native to the island of Bali.

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Small Crossbody Cell Phone Purse

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Small Crossbody Cell Phone Purse

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This crossbody phone purse fits most large smartphones to keep your most-used possession secure and at the ready. Inside, more space and credit card slots keep your essentials organized.

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Madewell Straw Crossbody

Straw Crossbody
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Madewell Straw Crossbody

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A woven straw bag is so versatile and breezy for warm weather wear. This bag is lightweight, deceptively roomy, and comes in cheerful pink or green.

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Chums Polyester Rover Cross-Body Bag

Polyester Rover Cross-Body Bag
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Chums Polyester Rover Cross-Body Bag

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This ultra-practical bag is ideal for hiking or walking with external quick-access compartments for your phone and money, plus a main compartment with two additional pockets for larger items like maps and snacks. The bag has four attachment loops on each side — so you can wear it a full six different ways.

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Southampton Trading Co. Sling Diaper Bag

Sling Diaper Bag
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Southampton Trading Co. Sling Diaper Bag

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Parents on the go can stay highly mobile and agile with this mini diaper bag in a crossbody format. It features a one-handed zip opening, key lanyard, pockets that fit large-size diapers and wipe pack, and even a drink holder.

RELATED: The Best Diaper Bags

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Clear Small Crossbody

Clear Small Crossbody
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Clear Small Crossbody

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This completely transparent bag is stadium approved so you can breeze through security at all your favorite events.

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Alesandra Dubin
Contributing Writer

Alesandra is a digital travel and lifestyle journalist based in Los Angeles whose work has appeared in Good Housekeeping, Woman’s Day, Prevention, Insider, Glamour, Shondaland, AFAR, Parents, TODAY and countless other online and print outlets. Alesandra has a masters degree in journalism with an emphasis on cultural reporting and criticism from NYU, and a bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley. An avid traveler, she trots the globe with her husband and their twins.

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