By Thomas Waller
Apr 12, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
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Tis the season for some serious spring cleaning, and your bag is no exception. That's right, it's time to retire your trusty (but gigantic) tote and lighten things up with a fun pouch/clutch situation. That means downsizing to your essentials—toss those receipts, get rid of that change—so the only things weighing you down are a phone, keys, credits cards and lipstick. And, really, what more does a girl need? Shop our favorite picks below.

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From left to right: 1. Etienne Aigner, $165; 2. Pierre Hardy, $264; 3. Proenza Schouler, $390; 4. Clare V, $199;


From left to right: 1. 3.1 Phillip Lim, $625; 2. Lauren Merkin, $175; 3. Graphic Image, $130; 4. Asos, $107;

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