Fast victories, unexpected adventures and good luck, this is what the Year of the Horse is expected to bring along for 2014. Either you’re keen on celebrating its promise of good fortune in a fashionable manner – how else? – or you just happen to love the horse’s wild and independent spirit; either way, the Chinese New Year on January 31 seems a good excuse to indulge. As such, we’ve gathered 10 of the best horse motif pieces to provide you with a good and super-stylish start.
Symbolizing the return to nature and inviting you to travel far away and off the beaten path, the year of the Horse can be complimented in more than just one way. Take your pick, after the break.
Bing Bang Horse Stud Earrings.
An everyday option that happens to mark the perfect compromise between subtle and unconventional, is enclosed in Bing Bang’s textured horses made out of silver.
Msgm X Toilet Paper Horse Print Sweatshirt.
On trend for more than the obvious reason, Msgm X Toilet Paper’s light pink horse print sweatshirt has cool written all over it, although not literally. Toughen it up with a leather skirt and boots.
Bill Skinner Horse Ring.
A perfect mix of craftsmanship and quality topped off with a highly unique design, Bill Skinner’s jewellery inspired by the natural world might be all you’ll ever need this year.
Shop: Bill Skinner Horse Ring.
Vionnet Printed Stretch-Jersey T-shirt.
Mirroring Vionnet’s understated elegance, this stretch-jersey top carries the Chinese Year’s signature print for it to be sported in the most practical manner.
Stella McCartney Horse Print Scarf.
A scarf is perhaps the easiest way to add poise, edge or elegance to an outfit, and Stella McCartney’s horse print scarf allows you to go wild in doing just that.
We Are Handsome Mustang Scoop One Piece Swimsuit.
We Are Handsome‘s bold digital prints are quite unmistakable, the hypnotic ones inspired by nature and the untamed spirit of adventure perfecting the mustang’s blissful influence.
Queensbee Horse Year Ring.
Bold and luxurious, Queensbee’s Horse Year Ring is an equine statement made exquisite. For occasions where simplicity isn’t enough, the purple amethyst and zirconia makes any outfit cocktail party ready.
Shop: Queensbee Horse Year Ring.
Dannijo Horse Necklace.
Dannijo’s jewelry is the kind that never goes unnoticed. Perfectly feminine, yet straightforward and luxe, this necklace uses the horse motif as one fine detail.
Shop: Dannijo Horse Necklace.
Ralph Lauren Horse-intarsia Wool-blend Sweater.
A playful horse-patterned intarsia becomes truly irresistible when it carries Ralph Lauren’s signature poise hidden in the softest knit made out of wool, cashmere and alpaca.
Anna-Karin Karlsson Black Horse Acetate Sunglasses.
Cat eye sunglasses framed by sculptural, embossed black horses? Why not, if they look as intriguing as Anna-Karin Karlsson’s gorgeous rendition of the classic style?
Above: horse image.