Choosing a baby bag can take almost as long as deciding what pushchair to go with! We make light work of this new parent essential by rounding up our favourite classic baby changing bags for stylish parenthood and beyond…
JUNIOR: Top 20 Best Luxury Baby Changing bags – and, in no particular order we rate…
If you want to get seriously organised and never rock up to Sing, Clap and Play without your wipes/bottle/mat/snacks, then this is the bag for you. The Croyde is also excellent for weekend getaways and big broods. Canvas outer, vegan leather trims, and rich gold hardware give this sumptuous bag has timeless appeal.
- The 4-in-1 organising system, which includes changer pod, feeder pod, travel pod, mini pod, pram clips and changing mat
- That the pods can be removed to use the bag independently – most laptops will fit in the cargo area and can be flat packed for easy storage and cleaning
- With a top carrying handle and canvas across the body strap – making it use to wear/use
- The handy front handy pockets and internal pockets inside – with one containing key fob means the end of rummaging
The fantastic quality tumbled metallic silver faux leather and ultra cool unisex design of this luxurious backpack means that it will be used and loved long after it’s finished working hard as a changing bag. A baby bag come backpack that is large enough to fit most laptops and doubles up perfectly as a work bag, gym bag or carry-on bag. It’s no wonder Tiba + Marl scooped Platinum for the 3rd year running in the Junior Design Awards.
- That it’s water resistant and wipe clean
- The luxe padded changing mat, insulated bottle holder and removable wet clutch / cross body bag for small trips out.
- It’s roomy with two large internal elasticated pockets, perfect for wipes and nappies, an internal padded laptop sleeve and smart phone pocket.
- Chunky metal zips with double pullers for easy access and metal feet (for those times you have to place on the coffee shop bathroom floor)
3. Storksak ‘Alyssa’ Back Pack in Black, £165 (pre-orders open for February)
- The textured leather & premium nylon mix makes this bag luxurious yet lightweight.
- The multi-strap options for comfort and versatility – with no extra add-ons needed (the Alyssa comes with stroller attachments built-in to the back straps, so you can securely attach the bag to your pram). The strap materials are moisture wicking and breathable, to help avoid the dreaded sweaty back!
- The machine washable changing mat with luxurious padding and pocket storage and matching insulated ‘FAB’ bag (food & bottle)
- Nine internal and external pockets, positioned just where you need them – including two zipped side pockets, perfect for storing bottles or snacks, and an easy access front slip pocket.
The Jemima is a bestseller and it’s easy to see why. Effortless, chic and made from 100% tumbled calf leather it’s a true modern classic. This stylish changing bag is a joy to carry and the neutral tone means you will be able to use it through multiple children and then just for yourself.
- The 8-roomy interior pockets, including a secure zip compartment for valuables.
- The added ‘mum luxuries’ : a leather vanity pouch, leather keyring holder and mobile phone pocket in front slip pocket for quick access
- Luxury padded changing mat, separate thermo-insulated bottle holder and exterior slip pockets for baby essentials
- Useful detachable cross-body strap
A best seller for many reasons – as well as wining gold in the 2020 Junior Design Awards for Best Changing Bag. The Ari bag is the most versatile in the Alf baby bag family, an Australian brand launched in 2016. The Ari can be used 4-ways: as a tote with the hand strap, on-the-go with pram straps, as a satchel with the long strap, or convert her to a backpack within seconds. Plus, we love the cool tan and spot design – perfect for work and weekends.
- The matching padded change mat with waterproof lining
- Never judge a ‘bag’ by its cover – this bag is incredibly practical with its internal and two external pockets – one pocket is insulated
- A useful internal clip for keys/dummy/toys
- Two detachable and adjustable straps (use together for backpack straps, or adjust one to use as a shoulder strap)
A unique Irish brand that creates beautiful timeless bags from the highest quality vegan leathers. This bag is the ultimate statement piece – but. don’t be fooled by the elegant and sophisticated design – it has plenty of room for all your baby essentials, including multiple inside pockets and a detachable organiser insert which can be easily removed as required and cleaned. We love the dusky pink option too.
- The Heather comes with a luxury padded changing mat, thermal bottle holder and long and short shoulder straps
- It’s luxe vegan leather exterior and interior is water resistant and easy to wipe clean
- Four roomy elasticated pockets – two pockets with velcro and one zipped pocket
- The added exclusive ‘Hello Mama’ logo pouch for make-up, your phone and personal items
A gorgeously slouchy leather handbag that frankly look effortlessly cool and nothing like a nappy bag at all. Made from butter-soft hard working leather, with its signature KeriKit waterproof jacquard lining and perfectly placed pockets around the inside wall (allowing for easy access to your essentials, without anything else getting in the way). The Lennox is the perfect carry-all design, with soft unstructured sides and a large, roomy interior this is a bag that will go well beyond motherhood.
- The elasticated pockets (for nappies, wipes, charging cables, toiletries), the 2 insulated bottle holder, space for a laptop up to 13″ and external security pocket
- Has a poppered key/ dummy holder, D-Rings (to affix buggy/yoga clips) and a multi use zip top bag included
- The options: it can be worn over the shoulder (with the padded removable leather strap included), or worn cross-body (that also converts into a crossover bag which means you can wear it as a backpack too). If you require a shorter wider strap then you can purchase the matching leather cross body strap or opt for a contrasting Webster webbing strap – both sold separately.
- The premium extras (available separately) like the ‘Poppy’ zip top card holder, ‘Tilly’ purse, ‘Stevie’ studded strap and the personalised ‘Warrior’ tassel which help elevate the bag from nappy to night
Be organised from the get go with this timeless minimalistic design. Crafted to perfection with premium quality Vegan Leather and customised hardware. Super comfy to carry with long drop handles to relieve strains and also comes with an included adjustable shoulder/pram straps hang from your pram. This will fast become your hospital bag, baby bag, toddler bag and eventually even your favourite weekender or gym bag.
- The four generously large pockets on the outside and six on the inside (including two insulated pockets) separate food, clothing and nappy change items
- The Full-width internal compartment with press stud closure (large enough to fit a 13inch Macbook Air!)
- The chic coordinated change mat with leatherette closure, internal clip to keep dummies or keys secure
- It features a customisable matching luggage tag and a bonus removable matching tassel
Sleek and compact with plenty of pockets, this bag will suit anyone who likes a more pared back, gender neutral feel.Taking inspiration from the multi-pocket trends of American bowling ball bags this bag will keep all your feeding and nappy changing essentials in one place.
- The removable insulated bottle holder wit drawstring closing
- Comes with a coordinating changing mat with a water resistant fabric
- It also comes with a coordinating pouch for all those mum’s essentials
These 100% matt coated cotton canvas bags are perfect for busy parents. With its cheery polka dot design and its clever expandable design this changing bag includes changing mat, insulated bottle holder and concealed phone pocket.
- The matching changing mat, foil lined bottle holder and zipped pouch
- The option to top handle or back pack carry
- The practical detachable pushchair clips, padded straps and base feet
A popular, stylish and simple quilted changing bag in organic cotton that looks much more expensive than it really is. The water repellent coating on both the inside and outside means extra protection for you baby essentials and offers longevity – wouldn’t this make a lovely weekend tote? With plenty of compartments for all your baby-on-the-move needs – it is simply designed for everyday use.
- The heavy duty straps, and an adjustable shoulder strap that fits perfectly around the pram handles
- Inside the practical elastic pockets help keep things organised, there’s a pocket for a bottle, and a zipped pocket both inside and outside to fit smaller necessities
- The sustainable, organic and minimal Danish design
With four children of her own, you can see that Stella has high expectations from a baby changing bag. Enter the Mummy to carry all those baby necessities in style.Designed to reflect the brand’s fun sense of style and of course, commitment to sustainability this roomy bag is crafted from polyester for durable daily wear and well as being a super stylish update on an everyday essential for new parents.
- This designer bag that isn’t too posh for practical everyday use – includes a matching changing mat also
- The large roomy main interior – with two compartments and two pockets at the front
- There’s two pockets at the front, a zip closure, woven straps and detachable stroller hooks.
- With a zip closure, delicate lining, woven straps and detachable stroller hooks
A fashionable and chic bag from this popular US baby brand. The lightweight durable fabric, faux-leather and gold-tone metal details give it a modern feel – and we love the tote shape. With a remarkable 12 pockets, including four interior pockets, insulated side pockets (for bottles, sippy cups and snacks) and the clever day-to-dinner design that features a front compartment that flips down for a second look.
- Amazing soft adjustable shoulder straps for wearing over shoulder or arm
- Easy to grab zipper pulls and clip-on stroller straps
- Comes with a cushioned changing pad
Littlephant was created by celebrated Swedish illustrator Camilla Lundsten and offers a quirky touch to family life. This large messenger style changing bag has lots of details that make it perfect not only as a diaper bag for your baby, but as an everyday bag or a weekend travel bag for you too. Crafted from a thick and long-lasting cotton its houses a large main compartment and many smaller pockets for keeping organised.
- Made from 100% cotton and natural leather.
- Comes with a generously large portable changing diaper mat.
- Adjustable straps for a personalised fit and it can be attached to the pram with the mobility straps.
- Pockets can hole baby essentials, your phone, a water bottle and 13-15 inch laptop with ease
Elodie is a Swedish brand and the bag of choice for non-fuss, minimal parents. This light weight, trendy and practical diaper bag comes in at a great price too. The number one choice for those who appreciate easy use, easy maintenance, easy storage and large compartments. Comes in various colours and some beautiful prints and patterns also.
- Velcro straps for easy attachment to the pram
- The large main interior with 5 compartments inside for all of the necessities. A smart hidden thermo-pocket designed to keep your baby’s bottle/cups upright and space to fit a standard laptop
- A soft, padded and easy fold changing mat is included for ease on-the-go
This luxury 3-piece designer bag will make sure all eyes are on you at soft play. Made in smooth nylon with a brown animal and logo print, it has a zip fastening main compartment, with internal and external pockets. The silky nylon lining, 2 carry handles and branded fabric bag (perfect for those dirty baby grows, designer of course) make this a bag for all for devoted leopard lovers out there.
- The outer smooth leather trimmed nylon canvas and soft luxurious lining
- The adjustable, detachable (clip fastenings) black fabric shoulder straps with stylish black leather trims
- The matching padded changing mat and smaller wash bag for baby products or mum essentials (red lipstick and mascara, hey tired mums?)
- With chic zip and magnetic fastenings for ease
We love that Konges Slojd’s changing bags are designed to ensure it doesn’t look like any ordinary changing bag! Meaning its for parents who like to use their changing bag for purposes other than diapers, bottles and pacifiers – that’s us then! With a 100% organic cotton with water repellent coating and polyester filling this bag will be used for years to come. We think it makes a great overnight or weekend at granny house holder for the kids.
- The bag has two handles, as well as shoulder straps that can be adjusted and removed
- Zips all the way open so there’s maximum room for clothes, diapers, bottles, etc. with two pockets on the outside each with a snap closure.
- Has a waterproof coating inside in case of small accidents and there’s a smaller compartment with a snap closure and a pocket with zipper for storage of small items.
- Comes with a matching changing pad
- Machine washable at 30 degrees
A funky designer unisex bag that is understated but has that signature Karl print on the front for serious KL fans. Made from smooth, silky nylon it has a faux leather flap (that opens to become a changing mat), an insulated bottle bag and a roomy main compartment with internal mesh slip pockets. Very Chic.
- Magnetic popper fastening flap and velcro fastening internal divider
- Adjustable, detachable shoulder strap and short straps to attach to the buggy
- Comes with thermally insulated bottle bag with a zip fastening
- Has an attached changing mat when the flap is opened up
- Has an adjustable internal divider with a velcro fastening
A relative newcomer in the baby bag stakes this Swedish label only launched in 2019 but is quickly establishing itself the Scandinavian brand to watch. This practical cotton crafted tote bag is fully lined and has a main compartment with zip closure, numerous pockets and adjustable shoulder straps.
- The 100% Cotton (hand wash only) outer
- The roomy pockets: there is two front pockets and 2 side pockets and a handy compartment at the back for the changing mat
- It includes a simple easy fold changing mat
- With adjustable shoulder straps and easy grab handles
What else would you expect from Petit Bateau but iconic sailor stripes! Their best-selling navy blue and white striped baby changing bag is made in a silky, padded polyester making it practical and stylish. Lots of pockets, a small thermo bag and a changing mat make this classic striped bag a winner.
- The chic lightly padded outer making it lightweight and easy to use
- The large main compartment with side pockets and elasticated outer side pockets
- Clever little bonus of a bellows pocket that lets your slip the bag over a suitcase trolley – and a zipped pocket on the outside for a quick nappy change
- Detachable stroller straps with popper fastenings to attach to the stroller and shoulder straps for easy carrying
- A large washable changing mat and a double-sized insulated bottle holder
This utilitarian design will please those with a pared down aesthetic. Mara Mea create beautiful and long-lasting changing bags that are multi-functional and add a touch of modern style to everyday life. The waxed cotton exterior, long leather handles and ability to convert it into a backpack makes this a winner for new mums and dads.
- Can be used as: tote bag, stroller bag, backpack, shoulder bag making it ideal for all the family
- A water-repellent lining that can be cleaned using a damp cloth
- Has numerous pockets: 2 interior pockets, 3 elasticated pockets (for bottles and cups), a waterproof pocket with zipper (for dirty laundry) and a hidden outside pocket for easy access (great for phones, money and ket=ys)
- Includes a key ring, a detachable and adjustable strap and pushchair attachments
- Comes with a simple easy fold changing mat