We Found the Best Designer Handbags on Sale Now (to Buy Today and Carry Forever)

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They don’t come cheap, but designer handbags are an investment worth making. Luckily, there are tons of enviable stores having major sales right now, meaning you don’t need to make such a hefty investment to snag the perfect crossbody purse. So without further ado, here are the best designer handbags on sale right this very moment. (And trust us, you'll want to act fast because they’re unlikely to stay in stock for much longer…)

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This gorgeous leather shoulder bag holds everything you need without weighing you down (you can even wear it as a crossbody with a removable strap). Plus, it has an exterior back slip pocket and two interior pockets for smaller items you don’t want to get lost in the mix. Just keep in mind that the red color is the only version on sale now.

Treat yourself to a perfectly petite Kate Spade New York leather crossbody now on sale for an additional up to 20 percent off with coupon code GET20SF. It’s every bit as chic as any other pick, but the smaller size works better for travel and errands. That said, it also has two interior pockets to keep valuables secured at all times.

If you're tall, you'll appreciate the extra long adjustable crossbody strap (it has a 21.5-inch drop), and if you love unique details you'll swoon over the bag's goldtone hardware and signature charm-adorned hoop design. Anyone will enjoy the neat magnetic closure, cotton lining, two interior pockets and up to 20 percent discount when you use coupon code GET20SF at checkout.

Your go-to tote will get relegated to the back of the closet once you get your hands on this leather number with a dog clip closure and roomy interior. The bonus is that it can hold an iPad and a 13-inch laptop, among other things, plus it comes with a removable zip pouch and you can take an additional up to 20 percent off the parchment color with coupon code GET20SF.

Whether you're heading on vacation or not, you'll want to have this handwoven checkered tote on hand. It has a linen lining and a leather trim to boot, and when you use coupon code GET20SF it'll knock the style down to just $97. Oh, and did we mention it has top handles and shoulder straps to carry it two ways?

Looking for a backpack? This adjustable nylon pick is considered medium size, fitting up to a 13-inch laptop. It opens with a drawstring and magnetic closure to reveal a roomy interior with two pockets. Plus, it has a zippered pocket in the front to store more small items. Right now, it's an additional up to 20 percent off with coupon code GET20SF.

Take advantage of Dooney & Bourke's Winter Clearance Event, featuring up to 70 percent off select styles, including this fan-favorite leather crossbody. Dooney & Bourke reviewers love the adjustable strap and the four zippered pockets that hold most of their essentials.

Speaking of Dooney & Bourke, reviewers are obsessed with this leather tote with many features like protective feet at the bottom, an exterior slip pocket, comfy leather straps, zippered closure and more.

Probably one of the most unique bags on this list, the Pillow Taby shoulder bag is made of super soft shearling and is lined with smooth leather. Besides having two interior pockets, it can be converted into a crossbody with an adjustable and removable strap. The shoulder strap is also detachable to carry it as a clutch.

Another Coach option, this soft leather shoulder bag will make hauling all your essentials all the more stylish. The inside features snap and multifunctional pockets, and there is a zippered pocket on the outside. You can easily turn it into a crossbody with a detachable strap. Just remember the brass/cherry colorway is the only version discounted right now.

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