Festivals-our pick of the best bags

By Sarah Edwards at

If you are planning to go to a festival this year, one thing you will not want to worry about is your handbag! Cross body bags and backpacks are the perfect festival accessory and mean you can keep your essentials close to hand while leaving your arms free for frantic waving to friends (or strangers!) and random dancing whenever the mood takes you-as well as clutching a pint or two of Pimms or gin or whatever takes your fancy.

Here is our pick of a few of the best bags out there this year that will hold your lippy, phone, cash and all those other can’t-leave-the-wigwam-without-them festival essentials.

Parrot bag £9 Primark

Back pack £9 Primark

Micro mini velvet rucksack £25 from Very.co.uk

Festival face make up bag from www.bicesterbazaar.co.uk

Luxury leather bumbag £175 from Maxwell Scott

Zebra print bag £42 from Next

Savannah Bag from Accessorize