Working a pair of blush crushed velvet pants and strappy Alexander Wang lizard pumps ($525), it's clear Whitney Port isn't afraid to test-drive new trends or revive old ones. The designer balanced her textured trousers and lust-worthy pumps with a tan silk button-down, black Farbod Barsum clutch, and a few Tacori jewels at a Tacori event in LA. From leather to suede, and now velvet, textured pants are making a huge splash in Hollywood and we are fully on board with the blossoming trend. Score Whitney's exact pumps to pair with crushed velvet trousers, a neutral button-down blouse, and black clutch for a night out with friends, then layer a black blazer for a sweet and sophisticated style.
Not quite a choker and not quite a bib iteration, the collar necklace offers up a bold shape and an eye-catching statement. And with jewelry designers, like neon pioneer Tom Binns and edgier Eddie Borgo, totally on the collared bandwagon, we don't have to look very far for a cool mix of Summer-perfect necklaces. Now, why choose a collar version over an extra-long boho rendition? If you're looking to highlight your décolletage, draw attention to that hard-earned vacation tan, or just want to accessorize a lower neckline, this is a stylish one-step solution to punching up your look. We've culled 15 of the slickest Summer collar necklaces — at every price point — so click through now and shop your favorites.
Spice up your Holiday ensemble with a collar necklace. This newfound adornment is a happy medium between the old school choker and the classic necklace. It takes form in a wide array of materials ranging from leather and studs to sparkly gems. These necklaces give off a modern Cleopatra aura and make for the perfect statement piece. I wonder if it'll grant me her magical man powers as well . . .