Met Gala 2014 Handbags

The Met Gala is like the fashion industry’s prom; the popular girls and boys come out in their finest gowns and baubles, ready to celebrate their own fabulousness and that of the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Although the 2014 Met Gala had a rather straightforward theme (“white tie and decorations,” or, in other words, “very fancy”), stars, models and socialites still managed to find plenty of places to infuse their own personal style into their sartorial choices. Below, we used Photoshop’s handy-dandy zoom function to get a closer look at what some of the red carpet’s most notable fashion stars carried, all the way from Chanel candy to heavily embroidered Marchesa.

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  • Deedee

    Am I the only one who is confused on why clutches cost so much?

    • http://www.purseblog.com/ Amanda Mull

      You are not! I’m perpetually confused by it.

      For a select few, the embellishment, if hand-applied, seriously ups the price. For most, I suspect they charge more because people perceive them as special and brands can get away with upping the prices.

  • Zezza

    Best is the Chanel candy clutch …. Too cute

  • David

    Florence’s minaudiere is a zodiac themed one from valentino couture fw13

    • shueaddict

      thank you … I was wondering, since she had the Valentino butterfly cape on.

  • Maya

    and the winner is Lily Allen’s Chanel candy clutch!

    • http://www.purseblog.com/ Megs Mahoney Dusil

      It’s THE best!!

  • http://www.ndus.edu Tanya Spilovoy

    I WANT CANDY!

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    i think Alex Curran Gerrard needs to be on this list!
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