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Bag: M2Malletier Fabricca Metallic Calf Hair Clutch

Price: $1,295 via Net-a-Porter

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: The textures and finishes on this little clutch make it feel unique; calf hair is hardly ever done in a metallic, and the dark leather strap and gleaming metal top handle finish the look perfectly.

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Bag: Dolce & Gabbana Margarita Python and Leather Tote

Price: $3,495 via Net-a-Porter

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: This bag is like a master class in the effective use of exotics. The bag is a minimal take on a classic shape with a simple leather body, all of which accentuates the gorgeous grey python flap closure.

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Bag: MCM Milla Colorblock Tote

Price: $890 via Neiman Marcus

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: This soft-but-structured tote provides a perfect example of colorblocking that feels sophisticated instead of trendy. It’d be a perfect work bag for someone in a conservative office environment who still wants to show a bit of personality.

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Bag: Loewe Small Flamenco Knot Calfskin Leather Bag

Price: $1,950 via Nordstrom

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: With incredibly soft leather and knotted drawstring pulls, this bag brings together the drawstring bag obsession with an upscale touch.

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Bag: Tod’s Note Bag

Price: $1,545 via Net-a-Porter

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: If you’re looking for a new bag to take to the office all year, look no further than this discreet, roomy tote.

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Bag: Alexander Wang Mini Rockie Satchel

Price: $595 via Shopbop

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: Alexander Wang has followed in the footsteps of many brands by again shrinking an already shrunken version of one of his most popular bags, but don’t worry; you can actually fit stuff in this one.

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Bag: The Row Suede Top-Handle Satchel

Price: $2,800 via Bergdorf Goodman

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: The Row excels at making simple, beautiful, functional products that feel innately luxurious. This simple shoulder bag embodies those qualities.

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Bag: Givenchy New Line Lizard Shoulder Bag

Price: $5,450 via Bergdorf Goodman

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: Givenchy’s newest design gives the brand a position in the popular flap shoulder bag category, and it does it with a bag that looks like no one else’s.

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Bag: Valentino My Rockstud Embroidered Flap Bag

Price: $4,395 via Bergdorf Goodman

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: Valentino usually reserves its intricate signature embroidery for runway dresses, so it’s always a pleasure when some of it makes a jump to bags, as it does on this beautifully detailed top handle.

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Bag: Saint Laurent High School Small Shoulder Bag

Price: $1,890 via mytheresa.com

Why It’s the Bag of the Week: If you like Saint Laurent’s edgy classics but prefer to steer clear of large logos, the brand’s new High School line might be for you.

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