The late spring to early summer season is prime time for weddings, proms, semi-formals, graduation parties and other festive gatherings. Whether you’re just graduating school or soon-to -be guest to a friend’s wedding, you’re going to want to dress and look your absolute best. Here at the fashlets.com blog we’re here to help you solve one particular style conundrum: which handbag to carry to one of these special occasions?
Assuming you’ll want to travel as lean as possible, you’ll definitely want some sort of clutch-type evening bag. Clutches usually come in sizes of 10 by 8 by 4 (inches), just big enough to hold your makeup, cell phone, cash and/or credit card, yet small enough to clutch in one hand. Some clutches come with a strap just long enough to hang over your wrist, called “wristlets.” But when it comes to clutches, style ultimately trumps over utility, so let’s look at a few styles that are suitable for each type of occasion.
Although we like lighter shades of colors for weddings, whatever color you decide on, avoid majority whites as that’s a color reserved for the bride only.
Aside from weddings and proms, we also recommend a few clutches that look great in any social festivity of the season. Pleated clutches with a metallic touch–in the form of gold chains or a push lock–belong in many party scenes:
If you’re still left searching for the clutch that’s right for you and the special occasion you have in plans, feel free to browse our entire clutches collection here.