Comme des Garcons pouch, $140, at Comme des Garcons, New York, 212.604.9200.
W's Karla Martinez (who introduced me to the pouch trend) has this extra large Pierre Hardy pouch. I love the graphic print and pop of color. Pierre Hardy pouch, $185, at Pierre Hardy, New York, 646.449.0070.
Another favorite is the Celine "pouchette." Available in solid or two-toned colors, this is the perfect accessory for the girl on the go.
Celine pouchette, $425, visit celine.com for shopping information.
Not only are these pouches convenient, they are also relatively affordable. It's virtually impossible to buy a designer bag without dipping into your savings account, but since these small styles all cost under $425, you no longer need to break the bank to sport a designer look.