By Charlene Lazewski
If the overall appeal of Spring 2018 designer accessories had to be summed up into one word, it’s bold. Designers have all left the art of simplicity, and instead, opted for statement worthy pieces. For Spring 2018, accessories will be full of intricate detail, and be the tone setter of your entire look. Usually, the intention of accessories are to accent your outfit. With Spring 2018 accessories though, you will be choosing your clothing around what accessories you choose. Next season, accessories will be setting the stage.
Badgley Mishka – Long Floral Earrings
For Spring 2018 accessories, Badgley Mishka maintains their feminine and dainty flair, while stepping it up to become signature pieces for any and every look.
Phillip Lim – Geometric Earrings
Philip Lim uses geometric features to create his designs’ statement looks. They’re full of dimension, and are a design which easily meshes with both formal and casual looks.
Marc Jacobs – 70’s Glam
For Marc Jacobs’ Spring 2018 accessories, he has decided to have a theme, and that is 70s glam (vamped up). It’s all about stunning patterns, bold colors, and vibrant shapes. No room for boring here. This collection is all about visual appeal and splendor.
Carolina Herrera showcases texture in her Spring 2018 collection. Her pieces will not only add dimension to any look, but also character. This collection is great to pair with sleek looks, and give a good pop statement.
Marchesa’s collection is going for a layered Grecian Princess flare. These designs are key players for accenting nude colored clothing, silk fabrics, and low cut dresses and/or tops.
Oscar De La Renta – Retro Flare
Oscar De La Renta’s accessory line for Spring 2018 is far from boring. It’s retro, eclectic, and fun. Pair it with your favorite menswear look, to create a contrast that is both chic and bold in one.
Alexander Wang – Rock N Glam
Alexander Wang maintains their signature edgy appeal in their accessories for Spring 2018. Expect large beadings and chains. This is a perfect accessory line for plunging necklines, textured fabrics, and dramatic silhouettes. Needless to say, this is a line meant to be seen and drop jaws.
Christian Siriano’s designs are always known for his royal appeal, and the Spring 2018 accessories are both a mixture of royal with “Grecian Queen”. The signature look is bold metallics in floral shapes. This line is perfect for gala or evening looks.
Hermès – Gallop Bag
For Hermès’ Equestrian lifestyle, they’ve designed the gallop bag. It’s in the shape of a horse’s head – part bag, part art piece. Pair with a classic button up blouse and jeans, to complete a simple yet elegant equestrian look.
Alexandra Lanvin – Rainbow Heart Satin Pumps
These stunning Rainbow Heart Satin Pumps were introduced at Paris Fashion week this year, and they were the talk of the week. You can never go wrong with a strappy sandal design, accented with bold colors, and an eclectic statement piece. What is best about these statement heels, is that it can be paired with anything and everything. Whether it’s a simple dress, or an elegant pant suit, with these shoes, you’ll present yourself as elegant, yet fun, wild, and free too. Hence, why it caught everyone’s eye at Paris Fashion week.