And the winner is...

After weeks of hemming and hawing about a decision that is of absolutely no importance to anyone but myself, I've purchased a saddle bag to alleviate my ongoing search for the perfect saddle bag.

And it's a nice one.

It's a Thalia crossbody by Sole Society from Nordstrom.

Pretty!

Pretty!

It’s the perfect size, the material is buttery soft, and it doesn't hurt if I wear it either across my body or over just one shoulder.

Here I have it hanging up on my garment rack:

Pardon the mess but I live here.

Pardon the mess but I live here.

Ultimately I went with this one over the others because of one major, important factor: price. At $49.95, it was hard to argue for the others.