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The New Must Have Mom Accessory

Fanny packs and belt bags are having moment. This is great news for moms. They are a functional piece that will make our lives a bit easier. We will never have to worry about forgetting our purse at the playground or dig through our large totes or diaper bags for our keys as the kids are screaming for another snack. While fanny packs were once associated with nerdy tourists and un-cool moms these new fanny packs are all about style and incorporate some of these seasons hottest trends. Because moms are cool too!

The Bohemian Meets Hipster Mom

You are a bit bohemian, an environmentalist, your kids have not tasted a fruit that isn't organic . You might drive a Prius. This bag is the perfect synergy of style and environmental consciousness since it is made with eco-friendly Vegan leather. This bag is also multifunctional since it doubles as a shoulder bag.

To buy: Hipsters for Sisters, $165

The Brazen Mom

In our book leopard is a neutral. This Clare V jaguar fanny pack the perfect neutral for running errands or a date night on the night. Because we know underneath the milk stains and under eye circles you are still that same fun loving gal.

To buy: Clare V. Fanny Pack, $269

The Former Party Girl Mom

You used to be a party girl. This is for the club, Club Disney that is. This is for the mom who isn't afraid to make statement and let her sparkle show. This bag also doubles as a shoulder bag

To buy: Ayda and Co, $395

The Country Club Mom

White-on-White is big hit this season, pair this lovely ivory belt bag from Elizabeth and James with your white denim and white-button down for instant style. Add your favorite summer sandal and hit the regatta. Ban all colored drinks and foods from your house for that day to avoid stains.

To buy: Elizabeth and James, $295

The Elegant Mom

This quilted bag is the perfect mix of classic style, luxury and convenience. Pair with your favorite skinny jeans, and ballerina flats. Audrey Hepburn would most definitely approve.

To buy: Rebecca Minkoff, $195

The Over Achieving Mom

For the mom who carries a heavy load, this bag has two bags in one belt, allowing you to have your must haves at your fingertips. Think of it as a cool mom tool belt.

To buy: Erindana, $196

The Ladylike Mom

You never wear white past labor day, and need a bit of structure in you life . This Tory Burch bag has the structure of this season's lady-like bags with the functionality of a belt bag. This color will compliment your Spring and Summer wardrobe.

To buy: Tory Burch, $150


The Corporate Mom

You will be the talk of the ladies at "Mommy and Me" Class in this Gucci fanny pack. Stick your fancy car keys in here and you are ready to grab a latte afterwards.

To buy: Gucci, $590

The Minimalist Mom

Because you know that style doesn't mean excess. Clare V Petit fanny pack is the perfect pop of color to any outfit. Don't' worry about the size, you don't need to carry 5 pairs of baby socks at all times in your bag.

To buy: Clare V, $193

The Organized Mom

If you're into organization and your kids always wear matching socks, this is the fanny pack for you. This crosshatch belt bag has several pockets and compartments to keep you organized.

To buy: Crosshatch, $295

Header Images Via: Nordstrom.com, Hipsters for Sisters, Clare V. and Erin Dana.

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