Fall's coolest belt bags

9 convenient, stylish options to wear now

Historically intended for bikers, skiers, and hikers, belt bags (formerly known as the fanny pack) have been transformed into a staple accessory piece.

Their continued presence on the runway at Marc Jacobs, Balenciaga, and Tod’s means they are here to stay. Even in luxe materials and high-style shapes, they provide any look—gym, weekend, or otherwise—with a touch of sportiness and convenience.

Ahead, nine picks to choose from.

marc jacobs colorblock sport fanny pack

A lightweight fabric and side-release clip closure will keep this belt bag secure around your waist, in case you want to turn your walk to the gym into a jog.
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fendi brown leather belt bag

Adorned with a hand-painted Fendi logo pattern, this belt bag features metal hardware dressy enough for nights out. Pair it with high-waisted skinny jeans and a leather jacket, or with a cashmere tracksuit for a casual-yet-refined look.
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miu miu matelassé leather belt bag

Thanks to details like satin lining, white leather piping, and a brass buckle, this style is practical enough to wear every day but brings a sophisticated touch to your leggings and t-shirt outfit.
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balenciaga explorer belt bag

Fitting right in with this season’s camping-gone-glam trend, this belt bag can be worn as a fashion statement outdoors or in. The sturdy nylon fabric can brave the elements and will clean up nicely with a soft, damp cloth.
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p.e nation lay back bumbag

Bring this durable canvas bag along to the gym or when running errands around town. Its sporty striped detachable strap fits over your shoulder or around your waist.
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saint laurent metallic black glitter belt bag

Swap out your evening clutch for this glittery number worn over the shoulder, complete with built-in slots for credit cards and ID. A secret zip pocket on the backside works well for stowing away cash or a lip balm.
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heron preston orange padded fabric belt bag

Wear this utilitarian bag across the chest for a convenient and less bulky alternative to a backpack when commuting by foot or bike. Nylon ripstop fabric makes it less susceptible to wear and tear, and allows it to stand up to light rain or snow.
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gucci belt bag with ny yankees patch

Adjustable padded straps mean this bag can be worn comfortably behind the back or as a crossbody. Large front zip pockets, hidden side pockets, plus a zippered top closure securely fit office essentials like an iPad, a small laptop, and over-the-ear headphones.
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proenza schouler oversized belt bag

This extra-large belt bag works well with cozy fall sweaters or layered over a jacket. There are three different wear possibilities: around the waist, across your body, or over your shoulder like a traditional handbag.
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