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Prom Clutch Must-Haves: Essentials for a Picture-Perfect Night

2 February 2024

Prom night is a magical affair filled with glamour, dancing, and unforgettable memories. When it comes to completing your perfect prom ensemble, a chic clutch is a must-have accessory. However, with limited space, it's essential to carefully curate the items you bring along. In this blog, we'll guide you through the must-have essentials for your prom clutch, ensuring you're prepared for any unexpected moments while staying effortlessly stylish.

Touch-Up Makeup:

After spending hours perfecting your makeup, it's crucial to bring along a few touch-up essentials. Opt for two to three items at most, such as lip colour and powder, to keep your look flawless throughout the night. Travel-sized versions of your favourite products are ideal for saving space in your clutch.

Hair Pins:

If you're flaunting an updo, bobby pins are your secret weapon against flyaways or post-dance floor frizz. A few spare bobby pins take up minimal space and can be a lifesaver for maintaining your elegant hairstyle.

Blotting Papers:

With all the dancing and excitement, it's natural to shine on the dance floor. Pack a few blotting papers to quickly freshen up and combat excess oil. A swift touch-up in the restroom will have you ready for the next photo opportunity.

Breath Mints:

Keep your breath as fresh as your smile with breath mints. Whether it's a slow dance or a sweet smooch, you'll want to be up close and personal with confidence.


A precautionary measure against potential shoe-induced blisters, a couple of plasters in your clutch might save the day – either for you or a friend in need.

Your Phone:

While it might be the largest item in your clutch, your phone is a multitasking essential. Capture memories, stay updated on plans, request rides, and keep your parents informed. Just remember to put it down and enjoy the moment!

Charger or Battery Pack:

Ensure you're not left without the ability to capture the perfect photo or stay connected. Coordinate with friends to have at least one person in your group equipped with a charger or battery pack throughout the night. With chargers of all sizes you can find the perfect portable battery for your clutch.

Tickets, ID, and Cash:

These may be the less glamorous items, but they are among the most crucial. Double-check that you have your prom tickets, ID, and some cash for emergencies or covering your pre-prom dinner expenses.

As you prepare for your magical prom night, a well-stocked clutch is your secret weapon for staying fabulous and ready for anything. With these carefully chosen essentials, you'll not only be prepared for any unexpected situations but will also have the peace of mind to dance the night away without worry. Make your prom night picture-perfect with a clutch that holds not just your essentials, but the key to an unforgettable evening.

Still not got your prom dress yet? Give us a call and get your dream dress, today!

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Please note that our shop location is Leigh on sea, Essex. We see customers from Essex, Kent, London and further afield to help them find their dream dress Our store only sells one of each dress, allowing you peace of mind knowing yours is one of a kind. 

Address: 1536 London Road, Leigh on Sea, Essex, SS9 2QG

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