The Only Shoes and Bags You'll Ever Need

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Luckily, perfectly matching your shoes to your handbag is a thing of fashion's past, but that doesn't mean putting the two accessories together in stylish combinations is suddenly simple. Since we're constantly running from one thing to another, having the right arsenal of accessories at the ready is an absolute must.

So let us walk you through five of the most common real-life style scenarios that require a strong bag-and-shoe pairing: formal, work, night-out, off-duty, and exercise. To ensure you have absolutely all of your bases covered, we've rounded up the appropriate combinations of boots, clutches, flats, and more for all of these events.

Keep reading to find out the only bags and shoes you need for life.