UPDATE: It's Friday, which means it's time to start planning your going-out looks. Use our handy guide to glamorous bags to whip up a perfect outfit. This story was originally published on September 12.
We think it's one of the universal rules of personal style: Every woman needs to own a statement-making clutch. Whether you opt for a sleek envelope, a sculptural minaudière, or a bejeweled pouch, the right mini-sized carryall can add instant glamour to any basic ensemble (even if you're just wearing jeans).