A crossbody bag is a versatile, convenient, and stylish accessory that can elevate any outfit, including a polished office look. Whether you need to carry your laptop, documents, or just a few essential items, a crossbody bag can help you stay organized and chic at the same time. You may dress up your attire without going over the top by carrying your essentials in a crossbody purse.

The crossbody style also adds an element of sophistication to your outfit, which can help you put together an office look that feels polished and professional. They're functional, versatile, and easy to transition from work to nights on the town. 

But how do you wear one? 

Choose the Perfect Size and Shape for Your Crossbody Bag.

When it comes to crossbody bags for the office, size and shape are important considerations. Knowing how to wear one is important to get the most out of the bag. By pairing your outfit with Elena Leather Crossbody Bag by Oryany, you can ensure that your bag complements your office style while carrying your work essentials. Opt for a medium-sized bag that is large enough to hold your essentials, such as your phone, wallet, and keys, but not so large that it becomes cumbersome or distracts from your overall look.

A rectangular or oval shape tends to be more professional, while a round or slouchy shape can be more casual. A bag with a structured shape and minimal hardware is a good choice.

MODEL WEARING Elena Leather Crossbody Bag available color Jade Green and Stone Gray by Oryany - future Brands Group

Stick with classic colors and materials

While it's tempting to go for the trendy or statement-making bag, it's important to remember that you're dressing for the office. Look for a bag with a clean, simple design that won't distract from your overall look. In the office, it's best to stick with traditional colors like black, brown, and navy and neutral shades like beige, gray, and tan, like Billie Crossbody by Oryany.

These colors are timeless and will match a variety of outfits. As for materials, leather or a high-quality synthetic material like polyurethane or nylon are the most professional. Avoid bags made of canvas or other casual fabrics, as well as those with loud patterns or bold colors.

Model wearing Billie Crossbody available color Leaf Olive, Black and Pecan Brown by Oryany - Future Brands Group

Wear it across your body

The whole point of a crossbody bag is to wear it across your body, so make sure to do so! This helps keep the bag secure and hands-free, especially in a busy office setting. This is especially helpful if you're constantly on the go and need to have your phone and other essentials within easy reach.

Adjust the strap on Rookie Crossbody so the bag sits comfortably and securely on your hip, and avoid letting it drape too low or swing too wildly as you move.

Model wearing Rookie Crossbody by Oryany - Future Brands Group

Dress it up with tailored outfits

An Ali Crossbody Bag by Oryany can add a stylish touch to a tailored outfit, such as a blazer and pants or a pencil skirt and blouse. Choose a bag that complements the overall look, such as a sleek black leather bag with a black blazer or a tan bag with a beige skirt.

Avoid pairing a crossbody bag with overly casual outfits, such as jeans and a t-shirt, as this can make the look appear too laid-back for the office.

Model wearing Ali Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group


A crossbody bag is a great accessory to have in your work wardrobe. The design gets the job done in a sleek and simple way, which never goes out of fashion and is easy to incorporate into your everyday work wardrobe.

To give you some inspiration, here are a few ideas for incorporating a crossbody bag into your office attire:

  • Pair the black leather Gigi crossbody bag with a tailored blazer and trousers for a chic, professional look.

Gigi Black Leather Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group
  • Opt for Milla, a leather brown crossbody bag, and partner it with a pencil skirt and a white long-sleeve polo for a polished, feminine ensemble.
Milla Tote Brown Leather Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group
  • Elevate a simple shift dress with a navy or blue Liv crossbody bag in a structured shape.
Liv Shoulder Oryany Bag - Future Brands Group
Monochromatic outfit with Bentley Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group
  • Add some flair to trousers and a blouse by adding the Gigi crossbody bag with a minimalistic design.
trouser and blouse by adding Gigi Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group
In addition to these tips, there are also a few specific ways you can wear a crossbody bag to create different looks for the office.
One option is to wear it in a suit. A crossbody bag can add a touch of femininity and edge to a more traditional, masculine suit. Just be sure not to choose a bag that is just a little large or bulky, as this can ruin the suit's lines.
Crossbody Bag by Oryany - Future Brands Group
Another option is to wear it with a shift dress. A crossbody bag can add visual interest to a simple shift dress and dress it up a bit. Again, be mindful of the size and scale of the bag – opt for a medium-sized bag that hits at the hips or slightly lower.
Future Brands Group Crossbody Bag by Oryany
Finally, you can also wear a crossbody bag with a sweater and jeans for a more casual, yet still polished, office look. Just be sure to choose a bag that is not too sporty or casual and avoid pairing it with overly distressed jeans.
Model wearing Lottie Saddle Bag 
It's also worth considering your office's dress code when deciding how to wear a crossbody bag. In a more formal setting, a more traditional and understated bag may be more appropriate. In a casual office, you may have more flexibility to experiment with different styles and colors.
Overall, a crossbody bag can be a great addition to your office wardrobe as long as you choose the right size, color, and style. Following these simple tips, you can wear a crossbody bag confidently and achieve a polished and professional look.
A crossbody bag can be a stylish and practical accessory for a polished office look. By choosing the right size and shape, sticking with classic colors and materials, wearing it across your body, dressing it up with tailored outfits, and using it as a finishing touch, you can make the most of this versatile accessory.
By choosing a crossbody bag from Future Brands Group's collection, you may be able to add a touch of sophistication to your outfit and convey a sense of professionalism.  Check out Future Brands Group's collection of crossbody bags now. 
December 28, 2022 — Grace Caraan