September 28, 2017

Here’s How You Can Spruce Up Your Clutches and Handbags

Small bags are essential when going out because they are less bulky to bring. You’re also encouraged to only bring the necessities like your phone, wallet, and maybe a powder compact and lipstick. Just look at how we compartmentalized the items we can fit in a Louis Vuitton Pallas Clutch.

Aside from the usual neutral-colored bags, what caught our eye recently are ones with colorful decals and embroideries. These add a unique pop of color to any outfit. You can also show off your personality with the text and designs on the fabric. Choose one that matches your style from our list below.

Carolina Herrera Magnolia Bimba Small Shoulder Bag

This version of the Magnolia Bimba bag is beige and has multicolored letters layered on top of pastel squares. Nicole Andersson also paired this bag with her long-sleeved blouse and denim short combo. Available at Greenbelt 5.

Zara Embroidered Tropical City Bag


Bring the beach with you wherever you go with this Zara handbag. The starch white material is contrasted with a bright green handle and a colorful embroidery of tropical elements like cocktails and pine trees. It also comes with a detachable strap so you can switch to a sling bag. Available at Power Plant Mall.

Olympia Le-Tan I Confess Dizzie Bag

Fans of mystery novels and films will love this mauve Olympia Le-Tan bag. The round purse has “I Confess that I Twisted the Evidence” embroidered on the front and has a silk inner lining. It comes with a small hand strap, making it a great bag to bring at parties. Available on Farfetch.

February Lifestyle “Be My Lady Bug” Sling

Add this to your list of straw bags to cop. The “Be My Lady Bug” Sling has tiny resin lady bugs and green fringes on the front to give it an earthy vibe. This can be paired with your everyday clothing or your beachwear. Available online.

Karl Lagerfeld Choupette Embellished Glittered Acrylic Box Clutch

We all know that Karl Lagerfeld’s cat Choupette is as iconic as the designer. Apart from her makeup collab and stuffed toy, you can also cop this clutch designed with a cat face. It’s a cute addition to your wardrobe with its light pink glittery material.You can choose to hand-carry this clutch or attach its chain strap to make it a sling bag. Available on Net-a-Porter.


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