If you consider yourself a fashionista, you may be wondering what the most popular oversized clutches are for summer of 2011. You must do your due diligence as a fashion researcher, after all. As you are no doubt aware of, a clutch differs from a bag or purse in that it isn't designed to be carried by means of a strap, but simply grabbed, or "clutched." Convenient for fashionable women on the go, the clutch also offers convenience and functionality within its usually simple architecture and design. The oversize clutch then, is perfect for larger items; records, posters or the blueprints for your new walk-in closet. Here are some of the most talked-about and popular oversized clutches that designers have offered for the upcoming summer.
What do you think of when you think of Gucci? You think of attention to detail. That's what you get in the Oversized Gucci Sigrid for 2011. Stunning in both its postmodern use of contrasting monochrome (for both the black and white versions), this clutch utilizes clean lines and takes no prisoners. Because of its simple lines and minimal use of color, this clutch can easily complement and underscore a wide variety of outfits. So if you're lucky enough to get ahold of one of these, hang on for a wild ride.
This oversized clutch takes two very different design ideas: lambskin and tie dye, and combines them to form a surprisingly elegant, amazingly versatile piece. This clutch, with its glaring design and innovative use of material, is assertive without being pushy, perfect for first dates and job interviews. Since it works so well in such a variety of environments, it also works well with a variety of outfits. Perfect for spring and summer dresses, this versatile clutch will take you there.