If we were to describe the Oscar de la Renta spring summer 2011 collection, chic designs, sophistication and elegance would probably be the first few adjectives that we could use. Exotic skin designs, floral patterns as well as minimalistic and modern designs are just a few of the style suggestion of the famous designer for 2011.

Nowadays, clutches are not only a practical and indispensable accessory but also one of the best ways to define your outfits and to make a fashion statement at the same time. For the spring summer season of 2011 Oscar de la Renta manages to create the impression of nature revival through the fabulous clutch designs that are modern and sophisticated.

Those who love luxury and want a clutch bag that reflects sophistication and refinement yet has a bold accent that makes it stand out, perhaps the best choice would be an exotic leather clutch.
For increased versatility, a clutch with dominant neutral shades and a few red accents to create interest might be a suitable choice. On the other hand if you prefer a more creative design that will reflect a strong spring/summer 2011 trend, floral details might be a more appropriate style suggestion.
The beautiful designs as well as the high quality of the clutches can be sufficient reasons to consider this alternative as a long term style investment.

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Both floral details as well as more abstract styles are a wonderful style choice offered by the famous designer for those who have a more romantic fashion style. Although the exotic skin leather is still being combined with floral details the overall impression is a more romantic vibe.

The pink and red color combination is a true femininity enhancer, toning down the exotic leather texture for those who are not found of strong exotic leather styles. Although the design is tasteful and dainty to a certain extent, the clutch will definitely stand out becoming one of the main points of interest.

Alternatively, for occasions that call for a more formal outfit a beautiful clutch with black and white combinations that deliver a timeless look can be a fabulous addition to a classic and refinement outfits. The beautiful embellishments undoubtedly add festive touch while the color palette poses very few restrictions when it comes to color matching. The feminine bow details add a feminine touch even though they are fairly discreet and might become more noticeable only at a closer look.

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Due to the fact that minimalistic designs as well as neutral shades rank among the main preferences of many consumers, these characteristics have also been included in the spring summer collections for 2011. Although the preference for the textured exotic leather look is predominant throughout the collection, other fabrics are also used to create a refined yet practical style with a strong classic vibe.

Whether you opt for an oversized envelope bag or you go for a daring yet fairly subtle chain strap clutch, the apparent simplicity as well as the clean cut lines will undoubtedly convince many women of the style perks such acquisition will bring. Moreover, since minimalism is one of the most predominant trend on many important runways, it can be the perfect addition to your collection.

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Photos by John Aquino via WWD.com