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Eight Briefcases for the Stylish Worker

  1. Lose the Shoulder Strap
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    Lose the Shoulder Strap

    The briefcase is back. Here are eight options that work with a tailored suit or jeans and a sport coat.

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  2. Ben Minkoff Urz Computer Bag
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    Ben Minkoff Urz Computer Bag

    $475; at select Bloomingdale’s

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  3. Billy Reid Leather Laptop Sleeve
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    Billy Reid Leather Laptop Sleeve

    $295; billyreid.com

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  4. Valextra Premier Briefcase in Grained Calfskin
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    Valextra Premier Briefcase in Grained Calfskin

    $3,290; barneys.com

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  5. Filson + Apolis Philanthropist Briefcase
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    Filson + Apolis Philanthropist Briefcase

    $396; store.apolisglobal.com

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  6. Bally Motrol-SM.M Laptop Bag
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    Bally Motrol-SM.M Laptop Bag

    $1,150; bally.com

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  7. Marc by Marc Jacobs Canvas Hugo Bag
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    Marc by Marc Jacobs Canvas Hugo Bag

    $348; marcjacobs.com

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  8. Dooney & Bourke Bradley Briefcase
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    Dooney & Bourke Bradley Briefcase

    $550; dooney.com

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  9. Coach Legacy ­Archival Twill Brief
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    Coach Legacy ­Archival Twill Brief

    $398; coach.com

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