New bag new term!

Who remembers that ‘new bag new term’ joy, at school or Uni? Well, we’ve decided why not extend the new bag new term joy to your working years? Who doesn’t love a new bag? So, after your summer is over, it’s time to get that new bag new term feeling, and get yourself a big old new bag to take to work, to take on the school run, to walk the dog with, to do whatever you want with.

The only thing we’ve stipulated here is that it has to be big! The new bag, new term bag has to be able to hold all of life’s essentials! There are so many styles to choose from, with nothing overly dominating the bag trend this season.

Rucksacks are still around, a good hangover from summer, perhaps a perfect candidate for your new bag new term bag? They pack a lot and are perfect for a bike commute or a walk to work, spreading the weight of your daily load.

new bag oneClockwise, from top left: Fur trimmed rucksack, £49, Mantaray @ Debenhams, pink fur bag, £24.99, New Look, patent satchel, £40, H! by Henry Holland @ Debenhams, colour block rucksack, £19.99, New Look

Textures of patent leather, fake fur add a quirk to your new bag. Tweed looks great on an autumn bag, and there’s that grey again. There’s no escaping grey this autumn winter.

new bag threeClockwise, from top left: Grey bag, £34.99, H&M, red and black tweed bag, £19.50, BHS, grey tweed bag, £55, Principles by Ben De Lisi @ Debenhams, burgundy mock croc bag, £99, French Connection

A big shopper is a brilliant day bag – how much can you get in yours?! Bright silver, polka dots, or pastel leather? Or is a plain tan more your style?

new bag twoClockwise, from top left: Polka dot tote, £17.99, New Look, tan leather-like tote, £30, JOY, silver shopper, £15.99, New Look, pastel leather tote, £89.95, GAP

A big sturdy bag for the new term?! Black leather is always a perfect choice. But maybe a pastel shade works well this winter? Or a gorgeous deep blue velvet.

new bag fiveClockwise, from top left: Black leather bag, £285, coral tote, £285, both French Connection, blue velvet bag, £55, White Stuff, pink satchel, £250, French Connection

The bigger the better. That’s the new bag new term motto! Now the only decision is leather or suede, tan or black? Or maybe grey?!

new bag fourClockwise, from top left: Tan leather bag, £165, Crew Clothing, brown suede shopper, £65, White Stuff, large black bag, £99.99, H&M, grey leather-like bag, £22.50, BHS

Please note that we always endeavour to feature items that are available in Ocean Terminal, however sometimes items featured may be out of stock, and prices may vary due to seasonal reduction