THE ACCESSORIES TREND

DARK HISTORICAL ROMANCE

Look to the dark side this season with beautifully ornate, fairy tale box bags and enchanting velvet styles that were seen on the runways at Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs and more.

ABOUT THE TREND

Drawing upon shapes and details of Victoriana, this season's accessories trend has a sense of romance and regalia with rich embellishment, sumptuous materials and jewel details for added drama. With a focus on small proportions, the box bag is key with ornate baroque buckles and an elegant top handles.

THE KEY PIECES

Seductive snakeskin at Givenchy, quilted velvet box bags and minaudières at Dolce & Gabbana and elegant top handle styles with intricate details at Prada.

THE MOOD

Decadent romance, fantasy fairy tales and a gothic Victorian feel.

THE GO-TO DESIGNERS

Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Marc Jacobs and Prada.

KEY COLOURS

Winter wine to moss green, saddle browns to the dominant colour black.

SHOP THE TREND