Party-Perfect Purses

Lipstick? Check. House keys? Check. Phone? Check.

Lighten up your load and brighten up your look by carrying the essentials in an eye-catching clutch.

TOP: A.L.C. “Saville” leopard clutch, $472, from Standard Style. Black and silver clutch, $42.95, from Amelia’s. BOTTOM: Dar Ling sequined clutch, $59, from Feng. Cream and gold clutch, $48, from Standard Style.

TOP: Studio Pollini red clutch, $300, from Clique. Whiting & Davis pewter clutch, $198, from Miriam Garvey. BOTTOM: Gunmetal Handbag Butler “Mighty Purse” with built in smartphone chargers, $110, from Threshing Bee.