Dec 01, 2017
12 Wristlet Bags You Need for an Effortless (and Hands-Free) Holiday Season
Say sayonara to your trusty tote — the wristlet is having a resurgence, just in time for the holiday season. Allowing you to go hands-free, wristlets make for a foolproof party companion (you can sip that Champagne and snap pics at the same time — #winning). Here, we’ve scouted 12 party-ready picks that will do any holiday ensemble proud.
Zara Round Fringed MinaudièreWhen it comes to festive holiday fêtes, showstopping accessories that put shimmery seasonal bling to shame top our must-have list.
Kara Shearling Duffle WristletThe weather outside might be frightful, but this blush shearling wristlet is giving off major cozy vibes — especially when worn with an oversized sweater, metallic accordion skirt, and embroidered ankle boots.
Article& Portrait MinaudièreSetting your style apart at the slew of holiday parties dotting your iCal is no problem with this stunner in tow. For extra wow-factor, style it alongside a glam faux fur coat and plum lipstick.
Whistles Metallic Small ClutchWhether you’re dining by candlelight or twirling under the disco ball, this sleek burgundy bag will ensure that your style shines bright all night long.
Halston Tina Wristlet PouchA classic wristlet with a twist. This fuss-free number’s slouchy silhouette and shimmery leather will ease you into the holiday season sans effort.
Parisa Wang Addicted Bracelet BagHello, gorgeous. A sequin-studded dress isn’t the only way to get noticed this season. Sling this bracelet bag over your arm and watch as the compliments come rolling in.
& Other Stories Faux Fur Clutch With ChainNo room in the budget for new holiday duds? Invest in this showstopper instead. The red-hot hue and sleek chain are guaranteed to get the party started.
Uterqüe Shiny Minaduière Crossbody Bag“Oh, this old thing?” you’ll say as fellow partygoers swoon over this gold-flecked box bag. A conversation starter and functional soirée sac all rolled into one, this shiny minaudière nails it every single time.
Studio 33 Faux-Pearl Velvet WristletThese aren’t your grandma’s pearls. An edgy take on a traditional bauble, this bold clutch bag is all you need to turn up the heat on a tried-and-true LBD or an elegant jumpsuit.
Mango Metallic Handle ClutchProof that you don’t have to break the bank to pull together an ah-mazing after-hours look, this gorgeous gilded wristlet rings in well under $100.
Diane Von Furstenberg Circle WristletCool, compact, and totally luxe, this geometric beauty is the perfect pick for nights when you want to pare down without compromising on panache.
Mary Frances Opera Beaded Crossbody BagLooking for something a little more classic? This bead-embroidered option is it.
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Libby MacCarthy is an urban planner turned writer with a love (bordering on unhealthy obsession) of all things fashion and beauty related. She lives for perfectly brewed coffee, farmer's markets, dinner parties and perusing impeccably designed boutiques. When she's not on the hunt for the latest trends, you'll likely find her plotting her next adventure or nose deep in a book. Libby currently splits her time between the East Coast and her adopted home of France. Follow her daily adventures on Instagram.