Fashion

The 30 best evening bags

The party season is almost upon us, and with it comes the need for that quintessential festive accessory - the glitzy evening bag. To save you digging out that crumpled clutch from the back of your wardrobe, we've scoured the high street, designer and independent boutiques for the best evening bags, from ladylike clutches in sparkly hues, to on-trend snakeskin and vibrant prints. Now all you need is the perfect party dress to wear with it...

  • The 30 best evening bags

    Silver envelope clutch, £15, asos.com

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    Patchwork clutch bag, £79, zara.com

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    Molly mesh bag, £55, coast-stores.com

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    Diane Von Furstenberg ponyskin clutch, £370, matchesfashion.com

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    Chloe chain strap bag, £285, harveynichols.com

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    Floral clutch, £175, lkbennett.com

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    Cassie quilted bag, £1195, jimmychoo.com

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    Fringed tassle bag, £50, coast-stores.com

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    Christian Louboutin studded clutch, £995, net-a-porter.com

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    Miller and Jeeves suede pouch, £120, boticca.com

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    Vintage snakeskin clutch, £275, luluguinness.com

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    Monochrome clutch, £64.90, mango.com