Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek
Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek

Bring Your Handbag Into Summer With Rattan

Rattan bags lighten up this summer's standard office looks
Ann Taylor Rattan Bag
Ann Taylor Rattan Bag

The optional chain strap makes it super useful. $138; anntaylor.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Salvatore Ferragamo Sofia Bag
Salvatore Ferragamo Sofia Bag

The executive version of the idea, it’s durable enough for daily wear. $1,505; ferragamo.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Anya Hindmarche Eyes Basket Clutch
Anya Hindmarche Eyes Basket Clutch

Hindmarch, a British designer, is known for zany details—carry this one with confidence. $650; us.anyahindmarch.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Michael Kors Santorini Clutch
Michael Kors Santorini Clutch

$450; michaelkors.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Jonathan Adler Goldie Clutch
Jonathan Adler Goldie Clutch

$103.99; jonathanadler.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Mark Cross Hadley Bag
Mark Cross Hadley Bag

$2,495; markcross1845.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Kayu Audrey Clutch
Kayu Audrey Clutch

Stash in your desk drawer for last-minute dates or drinks. $185; ahalife.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Rebecca Minkoff Fiona Bucket
Rebecca Minkoff Fiona Bucket

Bucket bags are also back: Two 1970s-inspired trends in one! $195; rebeccaminkoff.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Kayu Makaha Palm Clutch
Kayu Makaha Palm Clutch

$185; halsbrook.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne
Serpui Nancy Clutch
Serpui Nancy Clutch

Woven by hand. $195; fairfolksandagoat.com

Photographer: Geoffrey Knott for Bloomberg Businessweek; Set Design: Dave Bryant; Soft Good Stylist: Elizabeth Osborne