Five innovative approaches to an everyday accessory.

The Mini Faye leather and suede backpack in blush by Chloé features iconic, equestrian-inspired hardware that gleams against the chic mix of textures. $1,490.

The City mid-volume backpack by Herschel Supply flaunts a hip, vintage style that defines this bag. Crafted from durable, synthetic canvas. $55.

Mixed stripes flourish on the woven Drawstring backpack by Proenza Schouler, and will provide a finessed addition to your street style. $895.

The equestrian-inspired Equus backpack, designed by Rebecca Ray Design, is crafted from canvas duck and bridle leather. Referencing traditional saddlery, this bag boasts beautiful, equestrian-grade hardware and multi-functional straps. Shown in gold and brown. $348.

Zac Zac Posen’s Belay calfskin leather backpack with an oversized flap plays with architecture. Secures with a chunky carabiner clip. $295.