15 Ways to Amp Up Your Metallic Shine
Taking cues straight from the Spring 2012 runways — Chanel and DKNY, for example — and metallic-lovin' celebs like Felicity Jones and Elle Macpherson, it's time to fully immerse ourselves into this slick gilded trend. Suffice it to say, we've caught the metallic mania bug, and there's not a sparkly accoutrement, shiny finish, or jacquard topper we've met that we haven't liked. Day or night, a little sheen can go a long way. We love the idea of mixing a shimmery pleated skirt with preppy basics, rocking a silver-infused trouser with a flirty Spring top, or donning a floral-embellished metallic dress for a shiny take on girlier pieces. It's got an attention-grabbing luster effect but doesn't run the risk of sequin and glitter overload. Click through to see and shop 15 of our editors' need-it-now metallic picks.