Like so many other things that were only recently considered too sexually charged to comfortably see the light of day, in a few short years the leather harness has infiltrated the realms of what we consider fashionable. That may sound like a critique but I can assure you it’s not; it’s merely a fact. When bondage and fetish fashion first hit our trend radars back…
Effortless, modern, chic: leaving stark structure behind and playing to softer sophistication, the fold-over clutch is an accessory that works day and night. From the clean and minimal to the textured and embellished, it also transcends the seasons. Read on for the full report.
Ear cuffs and ear wraps come in so many forms. As for which suits you (or the person at the receiving end of your gift giving) is up to you. From the boho to the elegant, the upper ear has never had such a big moment in the spotlight. Here are 5 picks for ear cuffs from the handmade to the luxurious.
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From Swarovski crystals to brightly coloured glass, rhinestones to quartz... the trend towards lush, retro inspired earrings comes down to making a statement, regardless of whether your ears are pierced or your gems are precious.
On-trend hair isn't all about styles in 2012. For those with a willingness to experiment and a desire to stand out from the crowd, the humble headscarf if your accessory of choice, pushing the tuban aside and taking on a casual air. Read on to find out whose designed it and how to take it from spring into fall.
If you think hats are just for keeping warm or saving you on bad hair days, think again: come fall / winter 2012 the hat becomes a style necessity. Stay warm and stylish by channeling everything from cowboys to Cossacks. Read on for the full report.
Who would’ve thought Ozzy Osborne and Robin Gibb would ever be trendsetters? Well they’re not, it just happens to be that they’re known for the round shades that we’re currently crushing on. Times have changed; everything out is in again and round is definitely in. Sunglasses have lost their angle and rounded up their edges in different ways; from half-frames to cat-eyes, circular is what’s…
Conjure up vintage nostalgia, the excitement of travel or the romance of a weekend country getaway with structured luggage styles as handbags. On the fall 2012 runways the likes of Honor, Louis Vuitton and Hermes put structure into accessories in a way that channels days gone by - and reignites a love of vintage-style leather goods. Read more after the break.
Spring / summer 2012 is a hotspot for the the hottest of what has become colloquially known as an arm party. No one’s tastes have been left out (except, perhaps, those who’d thumb their nose at the term): bright coloured bangles mingle this season with gemstone-embellished wristlets and leather strapped cuffs sit next to metallic gold bracelets. The jewellery this season is chunky and bold,…