Thanks to chic celebs (Olivia Wilde, Rihanna) and designer catwalks (Gucci, Prada), the bag with the dorkiest reputation is having a major moment. These gems—chosen by Cara Jammet, Rach’s wardrobe stylist—are much cooler than your dad’s fanny pack.

Puttin' on the Glitz

fanny pack chloe kriss convertible leather belt bag
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Go gold on gold with See by Chloé's Kriss Convertible Leather Belt Bag ($315), which pairs allover glitter with gilded grommets.

Quick Change

red leather fanny pack by steve madden
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With its two detachable straps, you can wear this BMANDIE bag by Steve Madden ($68),at the hip or the 2018 way: over the shoulder like a cross-body. 

Animal Attraction

fanny pack topshop leopard purse belt
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Topshop's Leopard Purse Belt ($60), stands out from the packs with a black-and-white animal print and oversize gold hardware.

Just Bead It

fanny pack st xavier kezzy waist bag in blue and orange
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Can a fanny pack be edgy? From St Xavier's Kezzy Waist Bag ($140), makes a stylish case with metallic embellishments and bursts of cobalt and orange.

On the Fringe

fanny pack lulus rio bravo fringe
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A sleek satchel silhouette goes boho with fringe details, vegan leather, and a weathered silver buckle in this Lulus Rio Bravo Fringe Belt Bag ($24).