Make a Statement With Six Spring
Can’t afford high-priced runway fashions, but still want to make a style statement? We have found six runway trends and complementing accessories to give you the same high style at
affordable prices. The spring season is teeming with an unadulterated edge, so give the cute rosy look a rest and go a new direction with this season’s boldest new accessories.
By Alexander Patiño
Gold and Stone
Roberto Cavalli Snake Bracelet – Stones and gems in frost blue and teal are everywhere
this spring season. Add a hint of regal, foreign beauty to your cocktail dress with this gold-
tone brass snake bracelet with green palladiana stones.
Go for the Jugular
Cara Accessories Crystal Tiered Bib Necklace – Bibs, which have been spotted all over
the spring runway collections, lend a necessary glint of drama. This crystal-tiered bib
necklace ends in an asymmetrical tilt that spruces up an elegant necklace to an elegant
necklace with edge. $325, intermixonline.com
Big Buckles, Wide Belts
Lauren by Ralph Lauren Black Patent Leather Belt –If you’re looking to pull off that new
spring jumpsuit you’ve been waiting all winter to wear, then you better have a good wide
belt with a buckle that makes a statement. This genuine leather belt is destined to become
a staple accessory that never makes it to the closet. $44.40, bloomingdales.com
An Avian Influence
Tory Burch Peacock Feather Bangle – Don this clear resin bangle with an embedded
peacock feather to give your spring outfit a subtle, stylish lift.
A Second Skin
Alexander McQueen Snake-Effect Jersey Leggings – Body art is flourishing this spring.
With a good pair of haute booties and a delicate, solid-color dress, these snake-effect
jersey leggings will be turning heads left and right for all the right reasons.
Strapped in Chains
Michael Kors Kass Chain Tote – What’s the bag statement of the season? The bold, thick
chain. This black leather tote with a clear chain top handle has all the makings to give your
outfit that strong, hard-edged look .