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Top 10 Understated Designer Bags For 2024

Top 10 Understated Designer Bags For 2024

Welcome to our list of The Top 10 Understated Designer Bags For 2024!

Quiet luxury will continue to rule next year so an understated designer bag is all you need. Here I’ll show you 10 luxury bags that are quiet, underrated and extremely elegant.

So, without further ado here are The Top 10 Understated Designer Bags For 2024:


1. The Row Sofia Bag

The Row is known for their quiet luxury styles, they offer understated elegance and amazing quality in timeless pieces. The Sofia is available as a crossbody or top handle, both perfect for everyday wear. It has a clean, minimal silhouette and a gold-tone flip lock as the signature of the collection. Made in Italy from smooth leather, it has a compact flap silhouette perfectly sized for your phone, keys and wallet.

This is the epitome of quiet luxury. This bag would be a staple in 2024!

Buy it now for $3,950


2. Bottega Veneta Hop Bag

Inspired by a classic Bottega Veneta Hobo bag introduced in 2002, the Hop bag is the newest bag of the brand. With the iconic intrecciatto weave that is handmade in the course of two days, this is an elegant and quiet, although recognizable, shoulder bag. Available in two sizes and multiple colors the bigger size will not only fit a laptop but also everything else you might need. The smaller size is the perfect everyday shoulder bag, it will always be chic.

This bag is the representation of all Bottega Veneta stands for: amazing craftsmanship and timeless elegance. It will be one of the trendiest bags for 2024!

Buy it now for $3,100


3. DeMellier Montreal Bag

Top handle bags are a big trend for 2024, and this is an amazing quiet luxury option! This eternally chic medium sized bag plays up its triangle shape from every angle, creating an interesting structured look topped by a tubular rigid top handle. You can wear it over the shoulder, cross-body or in hand for a strikingly elegant take on the perfect everyday bag. Available in maxi, medium and mini sizes this top handle will elevate any outfit and will take you through any occasion.

Top handles are among the most elegant bag styles, this classic design will always be chic!

Buy it now for $550


4. Hermès Picotin

Not the most famous Hermès bag but one of the chicest for 2024, you will love the Picotin! Hermès references its origins with the Picotin, whose name is the French word for the measure of feed given to a horse. This Hermès handbag is a popular style thanks to its minimalist, functional design, inspired by horse feed bags. The wide, round shape of the bucket bag allows you to fit all your necessities with ease. And the lock closure provides a sophisticated accent. This Hermès bag comes in soft, grained leather that gives the bag a timeless look or in canvas with leather accents, providing a sportier feel. The Picotin leather comes in a variety of colors with either palladium or gold hardware. 

The Picotin is perfect for someone who needs a casual, simple bag for an on-the-go lifestyle. It is the epitome of quiet luxury!

Buy it now for $3,590


5. Saint Laurent Sac de Jour

The most classic of all Saint Laurent bags the Sac De Jour was designed in 2013 by then creative director Hedi Slimane. The Sac De Jour or bag of the day was inspired by the Hermès Birkin and is one of those bags that will never go out of style. This bag also does not have flashy logos, only a small Saint Laurent Paris marking near the top. The Sac de Jour is elegant, chic and fashionable and with the different sizes offered they can easily go from work, to lunch, to a night out.

This is an investment bag that you will not regret buying. It will be one of your favorite bags for the new year!

Buy it now for $2,990


6. Dragon Diffusion Nantucket Bag

Dragon Diffusion is a brand specialized in handwoven leather bags that are made to order. Inspired by indigenous communities all over the world, the bags are timeless companions for everyday wear. Dragon Diffusion founder Craig Wright launched his accessories line in 1985, but the label has recently gained traction with a new generation thanks to the likes of Jeanne Damas and Ashley Olsen – both are fans of the ‘Nantucket’ bag. Each piece is handcrafted by a small team of artisans using traditional basket-weaving techniques and can take up to four days to complete. Made from supple strips of leather, this ‘Nantucket’ tote has a roomy interior and a versatile shape that gives the bag a true one-of-a-kind feel. 

This bag has a Bottega Veneta style for a fraction of the price!

Buy it now for $495


7. Fendi Peekaboo Bag

Yes this bag is well known but is not as famous and popular as other Fendi bags. Designed by Silvia Venturini Fendi this bag was first presented at Fendi’s Spring 2009 show. This is the only bag a woman would be recommended to wear unfastened and unlocked. The Peekaboo has been designed with several compartments and a double closure so that it can be worn half-open – or half-closed. When it is only half closed, the bag hints at a color, texture, or leather creating a surprising contrast – hence its name. It comes in exotic leathers, fur and calfskin, and also comes in multiple colors, patterns and sizes.

The Peekaboo is sleek, classic and timeless, it will always be chic.

Buy it now for $1,255


8. Bottega Veneta Arco Tote

The Bottega Veneta Arco tote is an amazing quiet luxury bag. It has amazing quality and is recognizable only for those in the know! Created with the intent of establishing a new language of intrecciato that combines modern sensibility with Bottega Veneta’s iconic craftsmanship, the Arco bag was launched in 2019 and was the first bag designed by Daniel Lee for Bottega Veneta. Inspired by the Arco della Pace in Milan, the architecture of the bag itself closely follows the architecture of the iconic location with tubular handles in an arch shape. This bag is neutral, understated, chic and will not go out of style. The bag is made from a new variety of French calfskin bonded with suede in an unlined interior that reveals the complete construction of the bag.

It will fit all you might need and is the most elegant tote bag you’ll ever find!

Buy it now for $3,300


9. Khaite Lotus Tote

A minimalist, sculptural silhouette defines the Lotus tote bag from Khaite. Featuring a sculptural design inspired by the silhouette of a scarf, this elegant tote is made from supple Italian suede and is unlined. It has a round base and slim top handle that fits comfortably over the shoulder.

This is a beautiful, timeless and elegant tote bag that would be a staple in your collection, perfect for 2024!

Buy it now for $2,900


10. Toteme T-Lock Bag

This everyday TOTEME bag is sculpted with a curved top that complements the shape of the hand and arm. It’s crafted in Italy from supple yet resilient pebble-grained leather certified by the Leather Working Group and finished with a silver-tone metal T-Lock, contrast topstitching and protective feet, then lined in beige microsuede fitted with two leather slip pockets. You can carry it from the top handle or from the detachable and adjustable shoulder strap for different styling options.

A durable bag that will fit all the everyday essentials while looking stylish and chic,. This is a great understated luxury bag!

Buy it now for $1,390

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Top 10 Understated Designer Bags For 2024