As the state of New York puts the bag on plastic, canvas tote bags seem to be the most reasonable alternative for shoppers in the Empire State.
While most canvas bags seen on the streets and in the stores of the city are status and designer made, there are cost efficient alternatives floating around in the city as well.
Brooklyn Public Library on 2/27
Let’s face it, shopping online guarantees you a better deal inmost cases — including bag shopping.
If style with a low price is what you’re eying, NYC Web Store has plenty of city centric bag prints that sell at a reasonable rate.
Another creative option for bags is checking out options on Etsy.
This vintage online market place pairs style with discounted prices and is the ideal combination of a good deal with a product that makes you look pretty bag savvy on the streets of New York.
So even if you are a regular shopper, don’t fret too much about having to search for alternatives around the city and the internet, there’s a whole bag of options to choose from.