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15 Adorable Makeup Cases Under $30

Your beauty products deserve to live somewhere beautiful.

If you've been painstakingly building your beauty collection over the course of years, your efforts deserve a gorgeous case (or two!) to house your products properly. But that doesn't mean you need to shell out nearly as much on a makeup case as you did on the pricey cosmetics it contains. Whether your beauty collection demands a serious storage system or a simple bag to take with you on the go, we've rounded up the best makeup cases 30 bucks can buy. And for some great warm weather beauty essentials, check out these 30 Summer Beauty Products That Sweat-Proof Your Look.

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This iridescent zip-top bag

Shiny makeup case in front of wall
Beauty Bay

Iridescent and holographic, this makeup case is the space age solution for storing all of your toiletries and beauty essentials. It's waterproof and easy to wipe clean if products spill, plus it's small enough that you won't waste a single moment rooting through it searching for what you need. And for more great solutions to your organizational woes, check out these 15 Target Storage Accessories That Will Marie Kondo Your Home in 2020.

$25$18 at Beauty Bay
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This Liberty London print bag

Rounded bag with wiltshire berry print

How sweet is this Wiltshire Berry print makeup bag? Beyond the adorable Liberty London pattern in soft Tana Lawn cotton, it's got a curved top to make space for more products, a metallic-striped interior lining, and a cute velvet pull tab on the zipper. You can even customize it with a gold foil monogram at no extra cost!

$24 and up at Etsy
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This acrylic modular makeup system

Clear acrylic case with makeup on counter
The Container Store

Looking for a makeup case that will look stunning on your dresser or vanity? This transparent acrylic makeup system puts all your favorite beauty products on display in its cool, modern design. Build it to your preferred size and specification using modular pieces, and add more as your collection grows! And for more great ways to keep everything organized, check out these 20 Gorgeous Pieces of Storage Furniture That Will Save You So Much Space.

$8 and up at The Container Store
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This pretty floral makeup bag

Colorful makeup case on white background
Nordstrom Rack

This adorable makeup bag sports a vibrant floral pattern in bold reds, blues, whites, and yellows. At five and a half by nine inches, it's bigger than one might guess from looking at product images, and has two hidden pockets (one interior and one exterior) for added organization. It's perfect as your everyday makeup bag, but big enough to double as a toiletry bag for a weekend away!

$26$15 at Nordstrom Rack
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This throwback Caboodles kit

Turquoise caboodles makeup kit

The Caboodles Galaxy Glam kit is a serious throwback to the '80s and '90s, but this organizer is beloved for more than just its retro aesthetic. It's got plenty of compartments, a fold up mirror, a secure latch to close it up, and a sturdy handle for taking it on the go. You may have come for the nostalgia, but you'll stay for the convenience.

$20 at Amazon
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This floral zipper bag

Floral and leather makeup case

This cute floral zipper bag is a bestselling Etsy item, evoking the first blooms of spring or a wild garden bouquet. It's got faux suede and leather accents, a waterproof laminated interior that wipes clean in an instant, and double-sewn seams for added durability. And if you're already shopping on Etsy, make sure to check out these 20 Etsy Jewelry Items That Will Become Instant Heirlooms.

$26 at Etsy
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This mustard bag with a flower zip

Yellow and white floral bag on wooden floor

This adorable pouch takes the flower theme one step further by adding a floral zipper accent made of scalloped cotton fabric. The mustard color makes the white of the flowers pop for a crisp, clean (yet still slightly vintage) look.

$22 at Etsy
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This pro-grade makeup case

Black makeup kit full of products

For diehard beauty enthusiasts and professional makeup artists alike, it can be a serious struggle to find a bag that can handle the full product collection. This pro-grade makeup case has three layers of storage, each with convenient subdividers that take extra care to keep your brushes and breakables safe. Durable, lightweight, and water resistant, this travel case is ready for just about anything you throw at it.

$24 at Amazon
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This little skiers makeup bag

hand holding cute ski-themed makeup bag

If your makeup collection consists of just a handful of your favorite products, you can prioritize design over pockets and compartments. In this vintage-inspired pattern, tiny sweater-clad skiers descend their mountain amidst falling snow—an adorable design if we've ever seen one. Add a metallic monogram, or keep it sweet and simple as is.

$20 and up at Etsy
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This monogrammed leather makeup case

woman holding leather makeup case with monogram

Looking for a simple, streamlined makeup pouch? These bestselling monogrammed makeup bags from Etsy feature premium leather in your choice of eight colors, with brass zippers and leather tassel pull tabs. They're available in mini, large, and extra large—you might just love them so much you'll want to collect them all!

$25 and up at Etsy
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This quilted travel organizer

Makeup organizer with extendable trays

For a travel case that's both spacious and organized, this cute, quilted makeup bag hits the mark. It's got four convenient fold out trays for smaller products like lipsticks and lotions, and a roomy interior for all of your other toiletries. The quilted design and interior lining look posh for the price, and it comes with a handy built-in mirror.

$30$27 at Amazon
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This geometric Trina Turk makeup case

Blue pink white geometric makeup case
Nordstrom Rack

Built extra-wide for a spacious rectangular interior, this Trina Turk makeup case is ideal for all the beauty essentials you could ever need on the go. Its PVC exterior is durable and waterproof, and reviewers of the brand note the quality of the hardware. If you love modern, geometric prints, this bold and colorful design is sure to catch your eye!

$28$10 at Nordstrom Rack
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This classic print case

Case with William Morris print
Liberty London

William Morris, father of the Arts and Crafts Movement, was famously quoted as saying, "Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful." So it's unsurprising that this make up bag—which features his "strawberry thief" print—is both of those things. And, because it's made by Liberty London, you can rest assured knowing it earns top marks for quality, too.

$25 at Liberty London
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This embroidered heart cosmetics bag

Embroidered pink heart bag
Beauty Bay

This blush pink velvet makeup case, with its embroidered heart design and gold tone hardware, is unabashedly femme and fun. Get one for yourself, or order them for your best girls as adorable Galentine's Day or bridesmaid gifts!

$21$15 at Beauty Bay
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This personalized vintage carpet bag

Blue vintage print bag surrounded by beauty products

Made of thick chenille fabric and accented with genuine leather, which can be monogrammed with your initials, this makeup case has an adorable Victorian-meets-vintage vibe. It's got three slip in pockets for brushes and one larger horizontal pocket on the opposite side for jewelry or other small trinkets. Want more of this gorgeous blue pattern? Check out the matching weekender bag!

$29 at Etsy
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Lauren Gray
Lauren Gray is a New York-based writer, editor, and consultant. Read more
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