Waterfall shells, inspirational layering, futuristic ear cuffs … Spotlight on the jewelry trends spotted on the catwalks of the parades spring-summer 2019 of New York, London, Milan and Paris.
Seashells it’s in New York that Michael Kors set the tone for this trendy beach trophy. Towels stamped MK Beach Club logo under the arm; the models were dancing the lights of spotlights on their rings and pendants shellfish crystals. In Milan, Etro raised the temperature a notch with a surf spirit parade infused with good Californian vibes and punctuated with cowrie effect evening or statement statement rings lined with pearls. A stop in the Caribbean lagoons perfect Joseph Altuzarra, who push the pearly daring into the details of her braided belts and fishnet dresses. Photo: Missoni fashion shows, Etro, Altuzarra
Serial Necklaces Accumulation game elevated to the rank of a work of art by the most inspired collectors, the layering of necklaces skirting perfection this season at Paco Rabanne with solar medals grappled by Charlotte Chesnais for the parade of Julien Dossena. A mix & match that we like also twisted with a false vintage look at Alexander McQueen or cabinet style of mineral curiosities for Giambattista Valli.Photo: Giambattista Valli fashion shows, Alexander McQueen and Paco Rabanne.
Night outSized to catch the lights of the night; Givenchy’s architected mobiles will surely win the favor of night owls. For a more fun touch, Balenciaga’s retro hearts and Jacquemus disco balls promise to ignite the dancefloor.Photo: Balenciaga, Jacquemus and Givenchy fashion shows.
Body ChainsVisual appearance placed last June by Virgil Abloh on his Off-White and Louis Vuitton man parades, the XXL links are also feminine. The key to success: a raw chain of industrial inspiration, with strength in the neck or layering, for those who adopt the trend gently.Photo: Paco Rabanne, Marni and Off-White show
West WindAfter a first western blast spotted on the catwalks of the autumn-winter 2018-2019, the feathers of summer 2019 resume panache and a natural independence: mixed with organic elements at Louis Vuitton, air bouquet at Longchamp or tribal deconstruction for Loewe.Photo: Louis Vuitton, Longchamp and Loewe fashion shows
Revival 00’sAnkle bracelets at Marni and Stella McCartney, a layering of surfer necklaces at the Etro show, but especially the foot rings of the Chloé show complete the portrait of a summer in the early 2000s. A sweet nostalgia which will certainly influence the summer of 2019.Photo: Chloé, Etro and Marni fashion shows.