How To Nail The Metallic Trend

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Let’s be honest, shimmery fashion can be hard to pull off without looking like a disco ball. But when gorgeous slip dresses and neat pleated skirts came down the spring runways rendered in sophisticated metallics, we suddenly had the urge to incorporate shine into our everyday dressing. The key to making such head-turning pieces feel chic and not costumey? Let them do the talking by keeping the rest of your look simple. Here, get inspired to try the lustrous trend via three cool outfits you’ll want to wear now.

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Shine On

Daytime

Give a rose-gold cropped cami off-duty vibes by layering it over a white tee and vintage-inspired jeans. A tasseled bucket bag, dainty gold choker and sleek leather slip-ons keep things cool.

Faux Leather Bucket Bag

$25

Forever 21

Zebra Jute Smoking Slipper

$100

Soludos

The Diamond Kit Choker

$140

Luv Aj

Whisper Cotton Crewneck Tee

$30

Madewell

High Waist Skinny Embroidered Pocket Jeans

$235

Etre Cecile

Metallic Faux Leather Top

$20

Zara

Evening

Team this yummy statement jacket with your favorite LBD and accessorize with lace sandals for a hint of feminine texture. Complete with a simple box clutch to temper the whole look.

Ribbed Jersey Dress

$35

H&M

Isla Metallic Fringed Cardigan

$525

Rachel Zoe

Daza Lace Ankle Cuff Sandals

$140

Ivanka Trump

Box Clutch Bag

$50

Chi Chi London

Work

A metallic pleated midi skirt is modest in length yet stylish with its gleaming hue. Keep the look polished with a sleeveless turtleneck, leather tote and drop earrings. Brighten up the ensemble with yellow suede mules.

Murray Mini Tote

$178

Botkier

Orbit Gold And Silver-Plated Earrings

$240

Maria Black

Wendel Stretch Jersey Turtleneck Top

$130

Theory

Crossover Strap Suede Mules

$586

Gianvito Rossi

Metallic Pleated Skirt

$50

Mango