How To Style The Cult-Favourite Classic 'It Bag' Of The Moment

How To Style The Cult-Favourite Classic 'It Bag' Of The Moment

Six ways to wear a classic wardrobe staple.

By Kiri Johnston | 15th February 2019

If you haven’t already heard the exciting news… Style has teamed up with Australian leather goods brand, Status Anxiety to give away six premium Italian leather side bags! There’s still time to enter to win one for yourself, so get on it!

Living a minimalistic lifestyle is all the hype these days, so we encourage investing in a quality handbag to suit your personal style and to last you years to come. We guarantee you these babies won’t go out of style. Status Anxiety has been producing quality leather goods since 2004 by two mates Will Sked and Scott Hawkes pounding the pavements of Sydney. Today, their brand can be found in over 600 top tier fashion boutiques and department stores across twelve countries. And we can tell you one thing, they know their sh*t!

Up for grabs in black, tan and blush, the Oracle bag is the ultimate timeless and versatile bag that’s bound to be your bestie and come along with you on every journey. The Oracle bag is a classic piece that screams a chic yet edgy vibe, sure to suit almost every outfit in your wardrobe. Whether it’s a night out on the town, a picnic in the park, a day of shopping, a beach trip or work, we have you covered with how to style your bag to make the most out of it and incorporate it with your own unique style.

Status Anxiety’s ethos has always been simple, their designs are uncomplicated and minimal yet have always been known for their high quality. Keep scrolling to find out some of our fave ways to style the Oracle bag and what to pair it with to embrace it for every occasion.


Aje Cassidy embellished tassel mini dress $995, Holly Ryan Gold Meteor pearl double drops $480, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95, Elvis et Moi Lola choker $89, Tony Bianco Kiki clear suede heels $189.95, Love Stories April Morning Fragrance $79.95


Everyone loves to glam up for a night out on the town. A sequin, fringed dress is always fun to dance the night away. Pair a nude or clear heel and accessories with the Oracle bag to tie the outfit together, go for strong but minimal designs to complement the bag.


Holly Ryan Jewellery Gold Picasso necklace $420, Soda Shades Marilyn sunglasses $89, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95, Will & Bear Calloway cream hat $119, Posse Tora Maxi dress $289


A linen white dress always does the trick for a fresh clean look for an afternoon picnic in the park. The blush Oracle bag will pop against softer blush tones. Complete the outfit with a hat to style up your outfit and keep your face shaded.


Fella Swim Casanova bikini top $143, Fella Swim Rick James bottom $77, Kirstin Ash Palm coin earring set $138, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95, Mayde Summercloud seasons towel $109.95, St.Agni Corfu woven slides $229, Shevoke Sylvie frosted nude sunglasses $129


Achieve the European summer look with a bright peach-toned swimsuit, with tan tones to suit your sun-kissed skin. The Oracle bag is big enough to fit your SPF, phone, wallet, lip balm and car keys, so it’s perfect for the beach! All you need to remember is a towel!


Dylan Kain The Girls Of Paris silk scarf strap $140, Tony Bianco Bailey Albany ankle boots $219.95, Camilla and Marc Ida jacket $750, Camilla and Marc Valo trouser $699, YCL Jewels Constellation Choker sterling silver necklace $152, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95


Scrap the big bags full of junk you don’t need at work, the Oracle bag is large enough to fit all your essentials yet chic enough to take to meetings and appointments. You’ll look like you’ve got your life together even if you really don’t.


Anine Bing Wild Cat bing tee $99, Lack of Color Palma fedora $99, Superga Cotropew sneaker $99.95, Nobody Denim Bessette slim jean $239, Quay Australia Elle sunglasses $75, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95


Jeans, sneakers and a tee are a must for a cool effortless look. Wear the Oracle bag across the body to accessorise up your outfit for when you’re wandering the streets or heading to the mall.


Love Stories Leo leggings $129.95, F+H Morrison Gemstone necklace $135, Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 sneaker $220, lululemon Baller hat $49, Status Anxiety The Oracle bag $199.95, P.E Nation Rocket shot tank $89


Pop on your activewear and you’re good to go! Leggings and sneakers are the ultimate go-to when you’re out running errands, not just at the gym. The Oracle bag’s minimalistic design will match perfectly with your sporty look.


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Article by Kiri Johnston

With a passion for animals of all kinds, the self-confessed crazy animal lady has a dream of opening her own animal sanctuary one day. She’s always down for a good time, doesn’t mind a bev or two and loves to embrace nature. You’ll find her on the hunt for new delicious plant-based cafes, buying a new outfit from Aussie designers, planning her next overseas adventure or just hanging out with her friends, fam and fur babies (preferably at the beach!)


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