An essential accessory, a bright and bold clutch will take you from beach chair to rooftop bar and back again with carefree Summer style. Available in every color and pattern under the sun, there's no shortage to choose from. Throw your keys and some cash in one of these beauties and you're good to go.
The recent preponderance of crystal-clear, paperback-size box clutches on Hollywood's glitziest has us itching to add one to our bag lineup. And while there's no denying it's a trend, we aren't ready to commit to a pricey style just yet. Therefore, the discovery of three stylish options ringing in under $50 has us ready to shop.
The neon fruit punch color of this Zara steal ($36) caught our eyes immediately. It's primed to grab a plus-one to every summery fete in the foreseeable future.
Just one glance at celebrities on the award season red carpet, and you'll soon find out that a dressed-up look is never complete without the stunning accompaniments. With that in mind, we're zooming in on all of the standout jewels, shoes, and clutches to add a shimmery touch to all of your upcoming black-tie soirées. From Erickson Beamon's irresistible crystal earrings to Manolo Blahnik's sexy stiletto heels, shop the head-turning statement pieces now.
If you haven't already, it may be a good idea to commit the name Jerome C. Rousseau to memory. The LA-based designer, who's most well known for his exquisite shoe designs (loyalists include Julianne Hough, Carrie Underwood, and Holland Roden), has added another accessory specialty to his résumé: clutches. The painstaking detail paid to his heels has been visibly extended to his sleek capsule of evening-geared accessories. All you have to do is look to the white python gold-framed clutch — a piece that balances opulence and exotic texture — or turn to the all-out glamour of the crystal-covered ribbon-clad version (pictured here) to understand just why Hollywood's leading ladies deem Rousseau a go-to source for undeniably gorgeous fashion statements. Click on for an exclusive look at Jerome C. Rousseau's foray into clutches, as well as soundbites straight from the designer.
With the holiday season upon us, what better time than now to invest in a festive clutch? We're talking everything from glitter to sequins to bows to feathers to studs to lace. Take your pick or choose more than one to go with your various party ensembles. If your style is on the edgier side, we recommend this gold architectural clutch because it's simultaneously cool and chic. If you're more of a dainty gal, luxurious lace is the way to go. And if you're feeling extra sassy, look no further than the fuzzy feather or crystal dotted clutch. Step inside to discover those and way more festive clutches to carry all holiday season.
Getting Summer chic from head to toe is as much about accessories as it is about seasonal dresses. From cocktail parties to Summer weddings, you're not fully dressed till you've found the right handbag for stashing all the necessities. Along those lines, we've paid extra attention to one of our favorite add-ons: the clutch. With picks in raffia, flashes of neon, and seasonally fresh prints, we've rounded up 25 of the coolest clutches to liven up your Summer look. Whether you're seeking a chicer option for your everyday or a totally unique style to play up your party outfits, they're all inside. Click on to see and shop our favorite Summer clutches just in time to kick off the season.
I love a good tablet or laptop clutch, and this Brahmin Tablet Clutch ($125) in "Mirror" is no exception. Coming with enough padding to keep your tablet safe by day, and enough pockets so you can utilize as an oversize clutch by night, it's a dual-purpose accessory that is as eye-catching as it is functional. Of course, if you don't appreciate the metallic look, you can grab this clutch in one of five other colors.
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The Spring runways forecast the clutch as this season's must-have bag. Now, we're getting a glimpse of the trend from runway to real life as Paris's fashion crowd makes their way from show to show with handheld clutches of every kind. No longer an evening-only look, these bags are turning up in streamlined envelope shapes, slouchier silhouettes, and every hue to lend a dose of chic to even your most dressed-down looks. Click on to see how PFW's street stylers are outfitting the trend, then shop the look for your own go-anywhere clutch.
Celebrities, fashion icons, and even Gossip Girls know the best way to add polish and pizzazz to any look is with a Lauren Merkin bag. Take the Eve, for example; this gorgeous clutch — available in 20 different fabrications and finishes — has been seen on everyone from Isla Fisher, to Heidi Klum, to Eva Longoria, and more.
With three distinct deals — $50 for $100, $75 for $150, or $150 for $300 — there's an option for every budget. And while you're shopping, don't forget the accessories. Lauren has you covered from wallets to iPad pouches to mirrors — each of which would make fabulous stocking stuffers.
You could toss your tablet, ereader, or netbook in a plain ol' sleeve, or you could kick things up a notch with the Camille Zarsky Portfolio Clutch ($425) that fits each with gusto. More of a luxurious investment than a pay-day indulgence, the striking red hue will take you from day to night, Winter to Spring, and back again, which is why it could be worth a buy. If you're the type to drool over Italian crocodile embossed leather, compartmentalized interior pockets, and eye-popping accessories, this is the tech clutch for you. Treat yo self, girl.