A key look this summer is the embroidered clutch. Often found in bright colours and fun designs, it is a little summer essential that will effortlessly snazz up your outfit.
If you are like me and live in jeans and a shirt, be sure to invest in an embroidered clutch to take you from daytime drab to drinks with the girls.
Here is the ultimate list of embroidered clutches for summer 2016:
Blue Ethnic Embroidered Clutch
A satin pocket clutch that can double up as a make up pouch within your tote too. Embroidered and beaded blue and yellow design with a black satin back. A simple zip at the top to open and close the bag.
£25 | River Island
Sarah’s Bag Mermaid Embroidered Clutch
All of Sarah’s Bag designs are made by underprivileged Lebanese women. This mermaid artwork on this clutch is embroidered and beaded by hand. It is lined in red suede and has one slip pocket on the inside to store your cards or phone.
£457 | Matchesfashion.com
Alexander McQueen Knuckle Box Embroidered Clutch
The iconic Alexander McQueen Knuckle Box clutch comes in an assortment of designs, all of which are turn heads. This embroidered black satin clutch is topped with a metal knuckle duster that is adorned with skulls and gems.
£1,195 | Selfridges.com
Collection WEEKEND Motif Embroidered Clutch
A brightly embroidered cotton and jute clutch in from John Lewis’s Weekend Collection. Finished off with pom-poms and beading, this simple bag is perfect for the beach or a lunch party.
£29 | John Lewis
Edie Parker ‘Soft Lara’ Embroidered Clutch
Edie Parker’s clutches are known to be a bit ‘out there’ and make a statement. This one, the Soft Lara, is a bit more toned down and has a vintage feel to it. Beautiful embroidery and black satin is combined with edgy acrylic detailing on the sides.
£1,885 | Net-a-porter.com
Tory Burch Robinson Embroidered Clutch
A white and colourfully embroidered clutch by Tory Burch. Made from Saffiano leather this handbag includes a gold leather chain for those who want to wear it as a shoulder bag. It presses closed with a magnetic clasp and includes a zipped pocket on the inside to keep little valuables safe.
£445 | Selfridges
Star Mela Tiki Clutch
Go all tropical with this palm tree embroidered clutch. Made from natural jute and embroidered with raffia and small beads, this is one of my favourites of the lot.
£60 | John Lewis
Muzungu Sisters Half Moon Embroidered Clutch
Bags by Muzungu Sisters have become a bit of a cult item. Each item is handmade from antique textiles and no two items are alike. This clutch is the ultimate boho-chic item and is adorned with gold coins, red pom-poms and tassels. Includes a brown, braided leather strap so that it can be worn as a should bag too.
£170 | Matchesfashion.com
Zara Minaudiere Embroidered Clutch
A multicoloured embroidered clutch made from cotton with raffia stitching. This bag is embellished with a rhinestone clasp closure and includes a chain shoulder strap.
£29.99 | Zara