Arm Candy for the Carpet

2:36 PM 1/17/2018

by Carol McColgin

Awards season calls for whimsical handbags in standout shades and shapes.

Whimsical Handbags - Publicity - H 2017
Courtesy of brands
  • Roger Vivier


    Metallic RV cigarette case; Margot Robbie carried it to the Gotham Awards. $2,095,

  • Charlotte Olympia


    Rainbow Penelope glitter Perspex clutch; $1,370,

  • Oscar de la Renta


    Leather TRO bag with a gold-plated gardenia; $2,190,

  • Christian Louboutin


    Shoepeaks sculpted metal clutch; Pom Klementieff is a fan of the style. $3,500,

  • Judith Leiber

    Crystal-encrusted Grid Cube; $3,995,

  • Cartier

    Panthere de Cartier yellow-gold chain mail bag with diamonds, emeralds and onyx; $174,000,

  • Edie Parker

    All of the proceeds from the acrylic Jean #Truth clutch will go to the Committee to Protect Journalists; $1,295,