10/05/2011 11:56 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Best Bags For Mums

Most ladies love a clutch, or a teeny tiny handbag, but once you're a mum you need some seriously spacious bags to add to your collection. You can still keep it small when you're out without your brood, but when you have a baby, toddler or pre-schooler in tow, your bag needs to be functional, as well as stylish. Luckily, tote bags are still on trend, and a range of funky changing bags are also available so you can take your baby paraphernalia wherever you travel and still look chic.

Browse our guide to some of the best - and most beautiful - bags mums can buy.

Johanna Payton is a fashion and lifestyle journalist with a six year old son. She is author of the popular fashion blog,