Having the perfect baby changing bag can make the world of a difference for new mums and dads. Here, we have chosen seven of our favourite, most stylish and practical changing bags on the high street available now. Click on any of the images to buy!

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Storksak Elizabeth Changing Bag, £198

Now, this may seem an expensive purchase on top of the ever-increasing costs of a new baby but we adore this changing bag because it doesn't look like a changing bag! In fact, we wouldn't mind using this large, stylish handbag without a baby!

This super-sophisticated changing bag is crafted from durable washed leather and the subtle details and high-quality finishes will make you proud to display this bag wherever you go. This changing bag also comes packed with useful features such as an insulated bottle holder, padded changing mat and wipe-clean water-resistant linings. This bag is enough to make any handbag-loving-lady want to start a family!

Storksak Ashley Messenger Changing Bag, £70

This is a very pretty and practical changing bag. Made from durable, wipe-clean canvas, it features two large external pockets with popper closures to keep everything safe and organised and a water resistant base.

Inside, the bag splits into four large compartments, including a zipped pocket for valuables, a luxury padded changing mat - all with wipe clean surfaces. This bold and bright changing bag also includes a thermo-insulated bottle holder, which will keep liquids warm or cool for up to four hours. This is a brilliant choice for the budget-conscious family and looks stylish and modern.

Mama & Papas Ellis Shoulder Changing Bag, £55

This has to be one of the funkiest changing bags we've seen! Included with this retro patterned shoulder bag is a coordinating changing mat and an insulated bottle holder. This changing bag also features a variety of outer and inner pockets and compartments, which make this a very spacious choice. This one gets top marks for ease of use, and all-round style!

Silver Cross Surf Tote Bag, £80

If you're not a fan of the bold and bright patterned changing bags on the market today, this could be the changing bag for you.

This Silver Cross Surf Tote Bag is super-smart and is made to look extra stylish with its leather trim, straps and carrying handles. This multi-functional bag includes a thermal bottle holder, padded changing mat, a variety of different sized pockets for all your bits and bobs and a removable strap and carry handles. 

Storksak Dori Changing Bag, £85

If you're looking for something that Dad won't mind carrying on his shoulders, then what about this? This smart unisex messenger changing bag is made from water repellant PU and has all the modern features of a changing bag you need.

Included with the bag is a padded changing mat, a thermo-insulated bottle holder, a removeable key chain clip, two outer pockets and five inner comparments with either magnetic or zip closures. For those of you looking for an easy storage solution for your tech gadgets as well as your baby essentials, this bag is also designed to hold most laptops. Now that's handy!

Bugaboo Changing Bag, £89.95

This bag wins first prize for the most pockets and compartments! With a total of 14 outer and inner pockets, you're guaranteed to find the right place for all your essential baby bits. With zips on three sides, this changing bag opens wide so you can access everything you need easily without having to endless root around for that lost little sock! 

The bag also comes complete with an insulated bottle pocket and a special padded iPad/tablet pocket to make sure your gadgets are kept safe on the move. The adjustable shoulder strap also has an anti-slip shoulder pad to keep you comfortable and the bag comes with its very own changing mat.

Babystyle Baby Changing Bag, £40

The cheapest of our favourite baby changing bags, the Babystyle changing bag wins on simplicity and comfort. With its own changing mat, this elegant and cost-effective bag has padded sides to ensure your comfort when being carryied, We love the price and we love its simple, no-fuss style.

Our round up of the seven best baby changing bags is complete! Have you seen any you like? What do you look for in a changing bag? Let us know in the comments below!

by for www.femalefirst.co.uk