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Sequins are perfect for the holidays.
From a shimmering, slouchy trouser
(the ideal alternative to a dress) to
a classic shirt with sequin sleeves,
here are our top picks for pieces
guaranteed to make you sparkle.
SHOP THE SLIDESHOW: French Connection
viscose sequin blazer, $198, canada.
frenchconnection.com. Joe Fresh polyester
sequin skirt, $39, joefresh.com. Ark & Co.
at Mendocino polyester sequin dress, $158,
mendocino.ca. J.Crew cotton shirt, $344, at
PRODUCTS: GEOFFREY ROSS. RUNWAY: MONDADORI PHOTO.
OFF-FIGURE STYLING: RODNEY SMITH/ JUDYINC.COM
like amethyst, sapphire and
emerald. The full coverage
of a bootie makes high heels
easier to wear than stilettos,
while still offering plenty
of leg-lengthening height.
HOW TO WEAR IT:
Pair booties in dark colour
with opaque tights of the
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT:
Nine West suede platform ankle
boots, $180, ninewest.ca. Aldo
pigskin and canvas-blend suede
ankle boots, $110, aldoshoes.com.
Stuart Weitzman suede ankle
boots, $440, brownsshoes.com
They’re not massive, yet
roomy enough to fit your
evening essentials, which
makes these snake-print
clutches ideal for your next
night out. If you’re new to
animal skins, pick a bag in a
solid colour, such as burgundy.
For a bolder look, mix prints
(we like to wear these bags
with florals and stripes).
Kara Ross Leora snakeskin bags
$1,685-$1,990, at Ursula B in Montreal
and Vetrina Moda, kellyclaman.com