Holding tight to just a few things

cool clutch at Target

Cool Britannia

George Carlin once pointed out that we have stuff... and then we have stuff.

When you need to bring along lots of stuff, bring the tote, messenger or shiny jewel tone purse. But for those times when a just little stuff will do, check out this fun little purse our friend Liz spotted at Target.

It's an ultra thin, hard shell clutch, just big enough for some cash, a few cards and
your license. There are a bunch of different colors and designs, but we're partial to the London street scenes with red double-decker buses.

And at $13, you'll even have a few pounds left to put inside.

A few more pics after the jump.

cool clutches at Target

clutch at Target interior

Earlier on AOA: The surprising food section at Target

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