It seems everyone was feeling a little somber at the this year's Sunset Strip Music Festival. The mood was set by none other than that dark and broody Marilyn Manson character (in spite of his bleeding lip beauty malfunction).
So we're thankful that Nicole Richie managed to bring a modicum of levity to the proceedings with her bright orange clutch. And we do love that laser cut leather skirt too - it adds a little gothic whimsy, don't you agree?
And here are a few more celebrities who harbour a soft spot for leather.