Women’s clutch bags are more than occasion-only accessories. Whether for a cocktail party, formal event or holiday, chic clutches are a must-have in every wardrobe. They pack a major style punch and take your outfit to the next level. Start with timeless designs such as YSL’s leather envelope clutches; its clean lines and polished hardware is ideal to transition from day to night. For a party number that is both remarkable and fun, look at Balenciaga’s exclusive gold Hourglass Wallet or novelty shapes and multi-colored designs from Judith Leiber. Whereas more casual looks can be paired with Gucci’s Marmont mini bag, a modern upgrade to box clutches. Ahead, discover our collection of the best, from classic black patent bags to silver ornate pouches for the evening.