Complete your holiday looks with some chic party purses.
As always, evening bags are an easy way to incorporate current trends without going overboard. Add these to your wish lists or steal them up yourself.
When tinsel and twinkle lights are seasonal hallmarks, you know it’s time to sparkle. The Sex and the City ladies carried this glamorous Swarovski piece, but we also love the mixed metals on Topshop’s less expensive option.
Splurge: Kiosque Evening Bag, $750, Swarovski
Steal: Pewter Art Deco Style Beaded Box Bag, $90, Topshop
Fight off those winter blues with some brilliant hues, the perfect complement to the little black dress.
Splurge: Tory Burch Classic Mini Bag, $250, Shopbop
Steal: Whirly-Twirly Clutch, $28, Anthropologie
Call them the new faux fur. Plumes are appearing on everything from jackets to dresses this winter, but a feathery bag is a fun way to incorporate the trend without looking like Big Bird.
Splurge: Swan Lake Scottie, $425, Kate Spade
Steal: Silence & Noise Feather Velvet Clutch, $38, Urban Outfitters
If you’re looking for something with a subtle sheen, try a clutch made from metallic leathers or fabrics. Fun fact: Passchal bags are partially made from recycled tractor tires, giving them unique looks that are also eco-friendly.
Splurge: Metallic Clutch, $219, Passchal
Steal: La Regale Clutch, $36, Lori’s Shoes
Go a little girlie with large ruffles in fun colors (though these bags also come in black if you’re looking for something neutral).
Splurge: Diane Von Furstenberg Belle Ruffle Evening Bag, $365, Saks Fifth Avenue
Steal: Glint Ruffle Frame Clutch, $68, Nordstrom
For when you just need a fabulous little black bag that goes with everything.
Splurge: Bracelet Bag, $795, Tiffany
Steal: Patent Wave Clutch, $58, French Connection