A good briefcase is a wardrobe essential and there always comes a time when you need one. When shopping for a briefcase, you want something that will withstand the test of time and get better with age. We've rounded up the best luxury options to buy now, that will look amazing, serve their purpose well and hold up for years.
For a more casual, everyday bag that's not too corporate in style, this messenger from Bleu de Chauffe is just the ticket.
£405 from Mr Porter
Made from fine, British hide leather, this classic briefcase from Pickett is a timeless classic. Featuring two main compartments suitable for gadgets and papers and finished with a traditional brass lock.
£975 from Pickett
A stylish yet robust piece from Mulberry thanks to the reinforced corners for longer wear. Made of full-grain leather, this briefcase features three compartments and a removable cross-body strap.
£695 from Mr Porter
Rock this as a cross bod bag or a briefcase, Porter-Yoshida & Co created this robust triple-layered nylon bag with two practical compartments and plenty of pocket space for accessories.
£465 from Mr Porter
Make a statement with Gucci's monogrammed briefcase, made of navy canvas material with leather detail and features a padded tablet compartment.
£1,170 from Mr Porter
If it's a smart briefcase you're after, that shows you mean business, look no further than Smythson's Panama. Made of crossgrain leather, this piece features double zip fastenings into two internal compartments, an interior zipped pocket and two slip pockets.
£1,145 from Smythson
The classic lattice look from Bottega lends itself nicely to this smart briefcase. With plenty of structure to is, the briefcase features an internal compartment with three organisational sleeves as well as an external zip pocket on the front.
£2,455 from Harrods