With the warm days upon us, it's time to lighten our handbag load, tuck our essentials into a smaller bag, and skip out into the fresh air without being weighed down. Luckily, there are myriad beautiful clutches on the market to help us do it in style. Better yet, some of the cutest ones we've found, all below, are $40 or less!
Dessert Cross Section Bag
This straw has been turned to fashion gold
It's impossible not to lust over this fabulous boxy straw bag, which will perfectly accent any maxidress this summer. $27.99 at ModCloth
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Tye Dye Zip Clutch
Perfectly sleek for summer
They had us at tye dye! We can't think of an occasion when this cute clutch wouldn't rock the house! $40 at TopShop
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Sleek "Simler" Clutch
Your go-to for warm eves out
This high-shine, glossy black clutch has a sleek design and is perfect for both day and night. And the price? A painless $20.99 at Aldo
Flap Over Leatherette Clutch
Rock it in red
With suede lining, two open side pockets, one zipper closure compartment, and a whole lot of style, this chic red purse can easily make an outfit. $39 at GoJane
Woven Leather Clutch
Perfect for brunch or a casual evening out, this pretty, go-anywhere woven leather clutch is a summer wardrobe staple. $32 at Topshop
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