21 Dreamy Handbags Spotted On Real-Life D.C. Ladies

Call us crazy, but we don’t see anything wrong with obsessively tracking down stylish strangers and asking them about their amazing handbags. (Okay — on second thought, that does sound a little bit crazy.) But, it’s true: We’ve spied enough major arm candy on the streets of Washington to justify a second look — which is why we’ve gathered up all the incredible handbags we’ve snapped lately to help you ogle 'em, too. Bag-envy, comin’ your way!
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This sunny Michael Kors tote is the perfect antidote to a gray March day.


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The easiest way to mix prints? Add a leopard accessory, like this statement satchel.


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Already one of our favorite hues for spring, mint makes this foldover clutch from Kate Spade feel even more fresh.


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We have no words for this amazing Ralph Lauren leather satchel, other than "need."


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Michael Kors snags another win, this time with a rich navy carryall in a classic shape.


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Every girl needs a utilitarian black leather bag for running around town, and this one from Urban Outfitters has attitude to spare.


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This color-blocked Madewell messenger bag stole our hearts the moment we spied it.


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Who says big bags have to be understated? This rugged, cowgirl-worthy carryall from Ralph Lauren is definitely one of a kind.


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We're digging this GiGi monogrammed python clutch on District Dress Up blogger Abbey.


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If you weren't already lusting after a colorful crossbody satchel, you will be after ogling this blue Proenza Schouler beauty.


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A cheerful red crossbody bag adds the perfect pop to Style'N blogger Naina's look.


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This expandable Mulberry printed tote caught our eye for its combo of practicality and pizzazz.


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A statement clutch, a perfect mani, and killer jewelry? Talk about the trifecta...


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This see-through Zara clutch, spotted on GoodGoodGorgeous blogger Haya, touches on a major spring trend.


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A vintage woven carpet bag adds a little globe-trotting charm to printed denim.


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This broken-in satchel is a perfect example of the kind of bag every gal needs — reliable, comfortable, and classic.


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Another beautiful Céline tote — our hearts can't take it!


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Mulberry's classic messenger looks right at home with ladylike dresses or distressed denim.


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We love the versatility of this poppy red Madewell bag, which can easily transition from day to night, thanks to the sleek chain and gold accents.


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This woven mini bag from Monserrat De Lucca is the ideal combo of casual and cool.


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We spied this mustard Marc Jacobs clutch on blogger Linda from NomNomBlingBling, and couldn't resist getting a snap.


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