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Kerry Washington's sparkly Met Gala clutch was fabulous - and it's just $80

A sparkling celebrity-approved bag that's on budget? Yes, please!

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Karen Silas
Senior Lifestyle Editor
May 4, 2022
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Did you spot the budget buy amid the couture styles at the Met Gala 2022? Scandal star Kerry Washington pulled off the ultimate high-low fashion statement at the year's most glam fashion event by accessorizing her one-of-a-kind luxury Tory Burch look with a glittering $80 clutch.

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The Little Fires Everywhere actress was absolutely stunning at the Gilded Age-themed gala wearing a custom black silk chiffon and tulle corseted Tory Burch gown along with Jimmy Choo heels and Jacob & Co diamonds. 

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But it was Kerry's fabulously sparkly (and affordable!) bag, the Cara Black Rhinestone Clutch by Natalie Mills, that caught our inner-shopper's eye. 

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Cara Black Rhinestone Clutch, $79.95 / £66, Natalie Mills


The hard case design featuring a shiny clasp is satin on one side and encrusted with crystals on the other, a simply chic style that is perfect for weddings or evenings out. 

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If you're more in the mood for metallics, you can also shop the Cara in silver or gold.

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And Kerry didn't stop there with the sparkling touches, opting for another detail to her outfit.

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Perry Glitter Phone Case, $98, Tory Burch


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Striking a pose with supermodel Naomi Campbell and fellow actress Gabrielle Union, Kerry snapped the starry selfie with the help of a glitter-filled Tory Burch phone case.

It's not often you can add something straight from the Met Ball into your wardrobe - and Kerry's sparkly accessories are a pair of celebrity-approved looks that we can't resist.

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