Our Favourite Wallet Crossbody Bags
Despite what you may think, a ‘wallet bags’ don’t actually mean a wallet-sized bag on a strap, instead, these kinds of bags are usually larger than your average-sized purse and can even be classified under the larger umbrella term of ‘crossbody bags’. And when it comes to style, there is no safer investment than a classic wallet-sized crossbody bag. Perfectly sized to fit just the essentials and usually chic enough but still practical for both daytime or evening occasions, this It-bag is beloved by celebrities, fashion editors and style icons alike, making them a style that fashion will never fall out of love with.
The cross-body bag has seen many shapes and forms over the years, from YSL’s envelope-style wallet to a classic quilted Chanel 2.55 to one of Gucci’s many quilted styles, there’s plenty to choose from. And whilst some bags have that instant conversation-starting appeal, the designs that are really worth investing in are the ones that will stand the test of time.
If you are thinking about making an investment, It’s time to take the plunge with one of these 5 timeless wallet cross-body bags that will bring a touch of luxury to your everyday outfit for years to come. Shop now.
(1)Chanel 2.55 /Classic Flap bag
We couldn’t put together this list and not mention Chanel’s 2.55. Arguably the world’s most iconic handbag, this style will see you through any kind of occasion. Though it’s been around for years, this It bag continues to sell out in-store and online, so if you want to get this wear-everywhere style in your wardrobe you’d better add it to your basket, asap.<
(2) Gucci GG Marmont Shoulder Bag
Perfectly sized to store all of your everyday essentials, Gucci’s iconic Marmont shoulder bag is a style that was made to stand the test of time. As well as classic black and nude versions, this bag also comes in vibrant sherbet and even rainbow-patterned hues that will add instant oomph to office-appropriate suiting and casual jeans and T-shirts.
(3) BALENCIAGA Ville Wallet On Chain
It’s true what they say, sometimes the best things in life do come in small packages. Case in point, Balenciaga’s Ville wallet is as iconic as the house that created it. Designed to carry your cards and cash in style (and a spare concealer and lipstick) this timeless style is a piece that you’ll treasure for years to come.
(4) VALENTINO Rockstud Chain Wallet
Fashion fades, but Valentino’s Rockstud motif has proved its staying power. One of the brand’s most popular bags, its chain wallet comes in almost every colour - from denim to logo-printed and vibrant reds, all embossed with the house’s iconic gold-toned studding. A worthy investment, it will keep your outfits feeling fresh for seasons to come.
(5) CHLOÉ Faye Chain Bags
Chloe’s iconic Faye shoulder bag may just be one of the most recognizable silhouettes in fashion. This buttery tan shade is the perfect everyday colour to go with most outfits, while the delicate gold-toned chain offers just the right amount of chic all year.