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The Fanny Pack Will Be The Next Summer Tote You Can't Live Without

Here’s why fanny packs are going to be your new summer tote: they’re functional, lightweight and extremely versatile (yes, think about it, you can literally pair it with everything, even a dress). The bag style has definitely weaved its way back into fashion in recent years, what with the many designers (Alexander Wang and Karl Lagerfeld just to name a few) debuting them on the runways. Below, our edit of the most stylish fanny packs to cop this summer.

#1: Leather, $500, Bimba Y Lola
Bimba Y Lola’s latest crop of bags gets our vote for being ultra cool yet versatile. #2: Polyester, $56.90, Topshop
Who said you can’t go on a night out with a fanny pack? This sequin-embellished version is perfect for any #TGIFs. #3: Polyester, $39.90, Topshop
Here’s one that’ll up the fun factor of any outfit. #4: Gucci Dionysus canvas and suede, US$1,637 (S$2,263),
What we love: the suede belt that gives a subtle contrast to the canvas bag. #5: Denim, $25, Vans
This denim version comes with cute patches to channel your inner fashion kid. #6: Satin, $49.90, H&M
Add a pop of colour to your outfit with this fuchsia pink number. It also comes in a satin finish for a more elevated appeal. Like this? Check out fashion editor Imran Jalal’s picks: the 10 coolest finds of the week, 10 stylish pieces from the Cos F/W’17 collection that can double up as loungewear and the season’s most fashionable accessories under $500 to cop.