In the real world, clutches don’t work so well for day. It ain’t easy to fit a camera, day planner (almost everyone who’s been featured in the Workspace column uses one) and tablet, nevermind a laptop.
But in the fashion world, oh! how I love daytime clutches — they make the outfit almost as much as the shoes. And there are no pesky straps to mess with the bag’s clean lines, or in the case of this clutch by Mawi (styled by Gala Gonzalez of Inside Am-Lul’s Closet), the bright, shiny razzle-dazzle.
It’s enough to make me leave my laptop at home. I can work from my iPhone, right?
[Photo found here.]
P.S. The Anthology on Facebook is so clutch.
I just bought this: http://www.amrag.com/shopping/women/pendleton-woolen-mills-zip-clutch-item-10288130.aspx because I figured with a wrist strap, it was SO much more practical.
Well, I have to carry a second back-up tote 4 times out of 5, and that much weight swinging off my wrist means the clutch ends up inside the tote fairly often.
Back to the drawing board.
Sabrina — Such a sad tale of a daytime clutch. Love it, though! And you know what, the fact that it fits so nicely in the tote actually turns it into a useful little organizer. All is not lost!
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