Look back on 100 years of purses

From the colorful mesh bags of the 1920s and the iconic Hermes Kelly bag of the 1950s to Gucci's Jackie O shoulder bag of the 1970s and the Mansur Gavriel bucket bag of the 2010s, watch the video above to see how the style of handbags has evolved over the last century.

Have a trip coming up? Shop 9 of the best travel bags:

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Sole Society Mason Vegan Travel Satchel
We love this modern take on a classic leather duffel that has a zippered bottom, which is perfect for keeping your clothes separate from your shoes and cosmetics. 
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Everlane The Twill Weekender
This simplistic bag is the ultimate companion for a weekend away. With no frills to get in the way, traveling will be a breeze with this weekender.
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Herschel Supply Co. 'Novel' Duffel Bag
With a shoe compartment on the side and a zippered pocket on the back, there is no shortage of space in this duffel. Plus, its light weight material keeps it from weighing you down.
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Bric's 'X-Bag' Carry-On Rolling Duffel Bag
If you're traveling far enough that you have to get on a plane, than this rolling duffel is for you, with wheels for seamless travel and several zippered compartments for easy packing it does all the work for you.
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Longchamp 'Le Pliage' Expandable Travel Bag
We are obsessed with this versatile weekend bag! Unzip the middle section to expand the bag or convert it into a backpack in a snap.
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Ted Baker London 'Large Falconwood Grey' Rolling Duffel Bag
This is another great rolling bag that makes a terrific carry-on option for when you don't want to risk losing your bag or waiting hours at baggage claim for a suitcase.
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Frye 'Logan' Leather Overnight Bag
Even if you're traveling for a whole week, this sleek bag can handle it all. Plus, the leather looks better the more you use it!
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Cathy's Concepts Monogram Faux Leather Tote
This tote is ideal for the spontaneous travelers that just like to throw everything into a bag and go. With a cute design and room to spare, this bag is a luggage staple.
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hook + Albert Canvas Garment/Duffel Bag
With exterior pockets and leather details, you will be traveling in style thanks to this garment/duffel bag hybrid from hook + Albert.
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