Picking the right bag for your evening ensemble can be quite the ordeal. Not because you're short on chic options, but if you're like us, you tend to choose which one you're going to wear right before you're heading out the door. However, with one particular bag style, your getting-ready process will change—you'll style your outfit around the accessory, guaranteed.
Without further ado, it's time to say hello to embellished bags. From clutches to crossbody to micro bags, these statement bags are a welcome addition to your going-out mix, and you'll amp up your going-out look instantly.
So whether you are a minimalist who wants to add a little bit of pizzazz to your ensembles but doesn't know where to start or you're a maximalist who believes no accessory should be a missed opportunity, these 15 bags are for you.
If you're looking for color.
Like the ones you've seen all over Instagram.
Channel your inner glam rock star.
You really can't go wrong with an Alexander Wang bag.
Who doesn't love a bedazzled clutch?
Fringe for days.
Velvet and beads are the ultimate going-out combination.
Get personal with a monogrammed beaded bag.
If you want to go easy on the embellishments, this one's for you.
Bring on all the studs and chains.
The red handle makes this bag even more enticing.
Style this one with your go-to prairie dress.
For the essentials only.
This is how you do pastel colors and embellishments.
Do summer the right way with this fruity straw bag.