Arm Party: For The Bracelet Bunch, There’s Kenneth Jay Lane And Everyone Else

c3b28d3c5d6f4fcb5dccbf648903afd4Verdura did it first, conjuring the first Maltese Cross Cuff for both Coco Chanel’s Collection and  her wrists. 5e32e077e16d2bf2bacdc1a5a403a6fe 11d73429ab2fa7d8e4842260b7ae8015 944d8b4a1f6b395918dcc9408e589ac6 a_3x-square-8a_3x-square-7 2012 Vanity Fair Oscars Party 'Vintage Vogue' exhibition by biro artist James Mylne, Rook & Raven Gallery, London, Britain - 04 Oct 2012 USA - 2011 National Board of Review of Motion Pictures Gala in New York City "The Glory of Russian Costume" Exhibit Opening Actress Lynda Carter as Wonder WomanKJL has done  great and affordable repros for years, keeping the faith for fans of  big, bold and beautiful arm candy.  The cheap thrills here are all faux, both from Kenneth Jay Lane and others, easy on the eye and a_3x-square-6the budget at $50-$500 each.

Via The Cut, New York Magazine

“Coco Chanel, Sofia Coppola, Diana Vreeland — these are just some of the style icons who have been known to throw on matching cuffs, often by Verdura, to complete their look. The double cuff move is hardly a difficult styling trick, but it packs punch: There’s twice the opulence as they add balance and eye-pleasing symmetry to a look. Like armor worn on the wrists, the bracelets exudec07e668b628b00240e54e0defacd8073 power. And the gladiator-like affect makes arms look slender, long, and elegant.”–NY Magazine

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2 thoughts on “Arm Party: For The Bracelet Bunch, There’s Kenneth Jay Lane And Everyone Else

  1. I know Marc Jacobs dubbed Sofia Coppola a fashion icon but I’ve never really understood why and think she has a long, long way to go indeed before she joins the exalted company of the rest of the names on this list.

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