Ten pouchy bags to add to your Christmas wishlist

Luxurious velvet drawstrings and pouches decked in elaborate rhinestone are this season's ultimate arm candy. Whether you’re preparing yourself for Stephen's night or glamming yourself up for New Year's Eve, I’ve found 10 seriously gorgeous pouch bags for all your going-out needs. Happy shopping.

Odessa patchwork pouch, Alice + Olivia,  €220.05 at shopbop.com

Evening patchwork pouch bag, €39.95 at Zara


Grey marabou faux fur cross body pouch bag, was €30.00, now €22.00 at River Island

Embellished satin pouch, Ganni, €245 at net-a-porter.com

Satin fringed bag, was €39.99, now €19.99 at Mango

Kingham crystal and velvet pouch, Rosantica by Michela Panero, €621 at matchesfashion.com



Izabella embellished ring handle pouch bag, €35.49 at Accessorize

GG Marmont leather-trimmed quilted velvet bucket bag, Gucci €1,790 at net-a-porter.com

Heart beaded drawstring cross body bag, was €42, now €20 at Topshop


Mini leather pouch bag, €49.95 at Zara

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