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The Fashion Memo

The luxe appeal of the understated logo bag

Amp up your style credentials with this season’s more subtle take on the classic logo bag

Fashion
Clockwise from top: Saint Laurent; Loewe; Gucci

As fall starts to take hold and our outfits begin their trans-seasonal shift, that nostalgic back-to-school mood is once again prevalent. September is a time for structure and a renewed mentality; a chance for a new-season reset that also marks the beginning of a fresh academic year. And that sense of cohesiveness is present in our closets, too: we want hard-working staples to carry us through. But how can you respin your style notes with one swift move?

Enter the logoed bag. Nothing updates reliable, understated separates quite like a polished piece of arm candy, especially when the leather is smooth and the hardware is glistening. Proffered by brands such as Saint Laurent, Gucci and Loewe, there’s a bag to suit every mood this FW21, from cross-body versions in buttery tans to petite pouches perfectly sized to take just a phone and your bank card, or grab-handle totes with delicate laser cutouts. Pair them with everything from off-duty denims to tailored pants – you’ll feel effortlessly fresh no matter where you’re heading.