5. DVF Penny graphic applique large ($895, dvf.com)
Affordable Cousin: Lisa David Designs barrel bag ($120, ebags.com)
6. Valentino floral duffel bag ($2,995, neimanmarcus.com)
Affordable(ish) Cousin: Coach Natalie floral embellished straw tote ($398, coach.com)
7. Salvatore Ferragamo Galilea buckled tote ($1,290, neimanmarcus.com)
Affordable Cousin: Jessica Simpson style Icontote ($78.40, ebags.com)
8. Nancy Gonzalez crocodile shoulder bag ($3,450, saks.com)
Affordable (ish) Cousin: Robinson satchel ($550, toryburch.com)
Tell us: what do you think of the “IT” bags and their style twins?
Jenny Beres is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter living and working in Los Angeles.