This post is all about evening bags that perfectly compliment you evening party looks and also have enough space to hold your phone and other necessities.
The right evening bags can take your party outfit to the next level. But they don’t have to be just cute, its important that they are functional too. Because well, I don’t know about you, I like to stay prepared. And who has time to do last minute shopping right before a party.
Don’t worry I have got your covered. I have picked up stylish and timeless evening bags that will enhance your evening looks and will also hold your phones, keys and more.
So whether you have a formal evening party, fun house party to go to or you are headed to Vegas for some awesome clubbing, these bags will take your outfits to the next level.
15 Best Evening Bags That Can Hold Your Items Too
Clutches look elegant and sophisticated and perfect for evening parties where you want to dress up a little.
1. Cult Gaia Nia Pearl Clutch
You might be deceived that this bag is not secure. But worry not, it has a magnetic clasp that also easily opens and closes keeping everything secure in the bag.
And the top handle is leather, so even if you pick white color, it won’t get dirty.
Measures approx 8.5″ W x 5.5″ H x 0.75″ D (Bigger that iPhone 14 Pro max)
2. Bottega Veneta Plisse Knot Clutch
A classic that will never go out of style. The leather weaves makes this such a cool evening bag that will for sure turn heads. The gold hardware clasp looks so elegant yet blends well with the weave style of the bag. And just because its black, you can pair it with colored and black outfits.
The beautiful gold hardware is magnetic, so you can easily open and close the bag, one of the big reasons I love clutches. And you have got an interior slip compartment to carry cards and cash.
It Measures: 7.87″W x 2.17″D x 4.72″H (Looks small but isnt)
3. Saint Laurent Envelope Clutch
For all you classy and minimalist ladies, I have found the perfect evening bag. You can carry this to work parties, clubs, drinks with friends and even to romantic dinners. The classic Saint Laurent logo adds such a chic touch to the minimalist design of the bag.
It feels expensive without really being expensive for a designer clutch. You can wear it with dresses, jumpsuits, gowns and so many more looks. Its versatile and a timeless evening purse you can add to your collection.
It has a magnetic front clasp closure that will keep everything secure while showing off that stylish YSL logo. The grained calfskin leather is also lined so you can keep your favorite lipstick or eyeliner to touch up in the powder room.
The grained leather always looks great and wears well compared to smooth leather.
This bag is really slim, so you can hold it for hours without making your fingers tired. And it comes in Tan, White and Black shades too.
It Measures: 10 1/2″W x 6″H x 1/2″D (Pretty big to hold your phone and more.
4. Michael kors Nola Faux Leather Crossbody Bag
Yup its a crossbody bag and a clutch. Isn’t that amazing. You can detach the gold and the leather strap which you can switch up based on your outfit and mood. But you can also remove both and wear this bag as a clutch.
The pouch like style of the bag is trendy yet the silhouette is classic and ageless. So, if you are not a fan of leather, this bag would be perfect.
The adjustable straps is what sold me. You can make it into a shoulder bag or wear it as a crossbody. But I feel like once you wear it as a clutch, you won’t go back.
It also has a front slip case and an interior zip compartment to keep all your things secure.
It Measures: 12″W X 7.25″H X 5.5″D (Perfect size for a Day bag and an Evening bag)
5. Sophia Webster Clara Leather Box Clutch
Perfect little boxy style clutch that adds some gold tone to your outfits. Gold is another timeless shade that will look great with any outfit. I love how chic and elegant this clutch is. And the embellished clasp takes this piece to the next level.
I have to say that this bag is perfect for you phones because its rectangular just like them. But big enough to keep more of your other stuff.
The bag is made out of leather which is durable and timeless. And you also get a detachable strap. So if you need to carry it on the shoulders while you are walking around in a party, you can totally do that.
It Measures: 7 3/4″W x 4″H x 1 3/4″D (Definitely fits your iPhone 14 pro Max)
6. Alexander Mcqueen Croc Embossed Clutch
This is a head turner evening bag with the bejeweled clasps which you can wear in your fingers and make it look like jewelry. But the pros embossed leather takes this evening clutch to a timeless piece in your wardrobe that you can’t stop to take out every time you have a party to go to.
The vintage gold tone is a perfect contrast to the shiny leather finish. It would look great with sequin outfits as well as prints and patterns.
The suede interior is also an awesome touch which elevates this bag and feels luxe. Suede will also wear better than nylons which can sometime tear badly.
The clutch also has a magnetic clasp along with beautiful handle and has two sipped interior pockets to keep everything secure.
It Measures: 11 ¾”W x 6 ½”H x ¾”D (Perfect size to keep your phone and more)
7. Loafer Randall Pleated Clutch
A wedding party best seller clutch this bag comes in a lot of shades and looks perfect for romantic dinners, weddings and also with elegant evening outfits. The bow style is what sold me on this bag.
But its just not a clutch it comes with matching chain strap so you don’t have to carry in your hands all night. I love versatility in functions and this bag serves that.
But if you are not a fan of the straps, you can remove them too. I love this silver tone of the bag which looks classic and great for someone who does not like gold tones. But this bag also comes in black which looks chic and romantic.
It Measures: 11″W x 7″H x 1/2″D (Big enough to carry more than your phone)
Embellished Evening Bags
From New Years Eve party to heading for a night out. Embellished bags looks so chic ad get your outfits to the next level.
8. Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Bag
Another minimalist classic evening bag which has subtle embellishment details. If you are a fan of embellishments but most bags that you look at are over the top, then don’t miss out on this bag.
The ombre embellishments looks so rich and makes this bag elegant and classy not childish. I also like the silver hardware and shoulder strap that tones down the embellishments. So, you can wear it with your favorite party outfits without feeling over the top.
The bag is made out of washable suede? Isn’t that just perfect, so even if you get it dirty, you can clean it easily. It has a two interior compartments so you can keep everything organized.
It Measures: 9.5″W x 1.75″D x 5″H (Compact Yet Long Enough for Your Phones)
9. Jimmy Choo Crystal Clutch
This beautiful evening bag is a show stopper. It looks so cute and will look great on anyone. That is why we love Jimmy Choo. Even though it has a shoulder strap you can also wear it as a clutch because of the soft structure.
This bag also comes in Gold embellishment but its a bit more pricey, but this is classic style of bag you can wear with jeans or wear it with your most stylish evening gown.
The all over embellishment makes it look luxe instead of tacky. And the minimal silver hardware balance everything.
This bag has a top zip closure, so you don’t have to worry about anything falling out of your bag and you can zip and unzip while you have hung it on your shoulders.
It also has a tassel charm that makes it perfect for night out looks with your girlfriends.
It Measures: 9.5″W x 1.4″D x 7.9″H with a 3.5 inch strap length (Perfect to carry everything without feeling bulky)
10. Judith Leiber Couture Beaded Envelope Clutch
I am new to this brand but the elegant designs have me sold. This all over embellished envelope clutch also comes with a silver chain strap, so it can also be a shoulder or crossbody bag.
I also like that there is no logo in it, so you don’t have to worry about taking it on your next work party. The size is also perfect to work as a wallet if you need to take it with you while traveling.
It has a satin lining along with interior pockets to hold your cash and more.
I like the dark silver tone which makes this bag timeless and work really well with lighter and darker clothes.
It Measures: 5″H x 10″W x 0.8″D with a 9.5 inch strap length (Sleek but roomy)
11. Loaffler Randall Doreen Frame Pouch
This elegant and timeless clutch looks so chic in the gold mesh fabric. The gold shade is not too tacky either which makes this versatile and can be worn in so many different ways.
But the mesh fabric is not that heavy making this bag only 1lb so you don’t have to worry about your shoulders hurting when you carry it.
The inner lining is made out of corduroy that adds to the retro touch of the bag. And it also has a small slip where you can keep your cards or car keys.
This bag also has a magnetic enclosure that keeps everything secure.
It Measures: 9″W x 6″H x 3 1/2″D with a 19 inch strap length (Cute and Roomy)
Gold Chain Evening Bags
This is a luxe style of handbag that can also be versatile if you grab one which has removable straps.
12. Valentino Garavani Vlogo Leather Bag
I own this bag in black, but it looks chic and stylish that I want it in every shade. The style and top handle along with the gold shoulder strap makes it perfect to be worn in so many different ways.
You can hold like a clutch with just the top handle. You can also wear it as a shoulder bag with the gold chain strap.
The Valentino logo makes it a statement bag you can rock with all your party looks.
The inner lining is also leather and it comes with a long slip that can hold quite a lot of stuff thanks to the stretchable leather.
I have been using the bag for almost a year and you would think that the smooth leather would scratch easily. But it does not look like that at all. It wears very well.
It Measures: 9″W x 4 1/2″H x 2 1/2″D with a 5″ handle drop; 12″ strap drop; 21″ shoulder strap drop (Perfect for your Big phone)
13. Tory Burch Kira Shoulder Bag
Chic and timeless quilted bags from Tory Burch which is reinvented every year in a different way. This one is compact yet big enough for your big phones and wallets. The chevron pattern quilting adds such a chic detail to this bag.
The gold chain has a leather shoulder strap which carrying this bag comfortably.
The structured style with stable bottom makes it versatile and can be easily taken from day to night with ease. And being lightweight definitely helps.
It Measures: 8 3/4″W x 5 1/2″H x 3″D with a 21 1/2″ strap drop (Perfect for your Big phone)
14. Michael Kors Faux Leather Quilted Bag
You don’t have to carry a black evening bag always you can also wear colorful ones. This chic and modern quilted bag from Michael looks so fun but not over the top at all.
The subtle baby pink color of the bag makes it versatile. You can wear it in any season, from day to night parties.
This bag also comes with a shoulder leather strap to protect your delicate shoulders along with the chain strap. But if you are not in the mood, you can also remove the straps and convert the bag into a clutch.
It Measures: 9”W X 6.5”H X 2.25”D (Perfect for your Big phone and more)
15. Prada Saffiano Leather Mini bag
This is one of Prada’s best seller evening bags in a timeless style. An envelope bag never goes out of style. Its a small but mighty style with the classic luxe gold logo detail.
The chain strap also has leather straps that makes it really comfortable, but the reason why its really popular is because of the super sturdy saffiano leather.
It has Napa leather inner lining along with a removable mirror which is perfect to do touch ups in the powder room for your evening makeup to stay put.
It Measures: 8.46″ W x 5. 51″H x 1.6″D (Perfect mini bag with maximum space)