A clutch bag is a bag without handles, carried as an evening bag and sometimes, if the style permits, carried and used as a day bag. Clutch bags are designed for holding in your hands, but some clutches are made with detachable chains or straps for carrying on your shoulder like a regular shoulder bag.
While clutches may, at first, seem impractical, some styles are quite useful. Large clutches can carry just as much as a large shoulder bag and small clutch purses are perfect for a night out, carrying only as much as you need so you are not saddled with an overly big bag and with an emphasis on you and what you are wearing rather than the big albatross over your shoulder and the tons of items you are presumably carrying. Clutches come in a wide variety of styles, colors, and sizes, with solid colors and prints (themes like animals, plants, landscapes, sports bags, etc.
Designer clutches come in a variety of styles. Prada currently carries a line of clutch purses made from Nappa leather and priced between $800 to $1500. Gucci also carries a line of clutches, elegant and sleek, with the signature GG ornament on … READ MORE