LUX Style: Lovely Lace

Adding elegant sophistication, lace has been a big hit on the runways for 2013 and will continue to trend for the rest of the year. Seen in handbags, shoes and dresses galore, add this feminine fabric to your wardrobe with the following lace looks.

Lace Dresses
BCBGMAXAZRIA / Lace & Leather Dress
Alexis / Red Lace Bell Sleeve Dress
Juicy Couture / White Lace Shift Dress

Show a little leg in a sexy lace number for your next night out. Consider color, cut and added details for an appropriate look to suit the occasion. Ranging from red-hot shades to classic white, a mixed media dress with lace panels and leather skirt screams party time.

Lace Jewelry and Bags
Oscar de la Renta / Lace Bib Necklace
Charlotte Olympia / Transparent Lace Handbag
Marc by Marc Jacobs / Black Lace Tote
Aurelie Bidermann / Vintage Lace Cuff

Infuse your accessories with delicate lace designs for added texture. Seen in roomy totes and ladylike top handle bags, laser-cut jewelry designs give the texture a more modern feel. A lace inspired bib necklace offers statement making style for a classic finish.

Lace Tops and Blouses
Velvet / Lace Peplum Top
Diane Von Furstenberg / Lace Long Sleeve Top
Free People / Red Lace Tank

From gothic inspired to boho chic, lace details can take you from work to play, day to night. Dress up a pair of jeans with a pretty peplum or pair an elegant black top with high waist pants for a day at the office.


Lace Pumps and Heels
Nicholas Kirkwood / Red Lace Pumps
B Brian Atwood / Lace Peep Toe Bootie
Rene Caovilla / Crystal & Lace Loafer
BCBGMAXAZRIA / Black Lace Pumps

Seductive, feminine or casual, lace shoes can evoke many different feelings depending on how you wear them. Dress up a classic pointed toe pump with red or black lace, or for the more daring, a lace-up bootie is sure to turn heads. Pair them with dark denim or your favorite little black dress.

Lace Pants, Skirts and Shorts
MINKPINK / Blue Lace Miniskirt
Diane von Furstenberg / Metallic Lace Shorts
7 For All Mankind / Lace Skinny Jeans

Add interest to a simple tee or colored blouse with lace bottoms. Iridescent lace puts a luxe spin on skinny pants or chiffon shorts. Try a romantic skirt in a pop of blue with a floral top for date night.


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