FIND LATE-SEASON GLORY IN THESE ULTRA-NEUTRALS
BY KIMBERLY LANDAU
Valentino’s Rockstud line in time encompassing designs ranging from flats to sneakers, pencil heels to bags was developed as an accessories adjunct under Valentino Clemente Garavani himself, and began conceptual stages in 1999. The first collection of Rockstud shoes debuted in 2001, and there’s been an unbroken line of innovation and extravagance since. Rapidly becoming akin to Burberry’s signature print, Rockstud designs are brand defining for Valentino and touted as among the most frequently chosen by celebrities all over the world for red carpet events and other elite gatherings.
Rock Stud Metallic Ankle Strap Sandal
This gorgeous sandal, in laminated metallic nappa leather with matching studs, is the perfect summer shoe, day or evening. It pairs beautifully with jeans, a sexy cocktail dress, or flowing maxi dress. A four-inch heel and adjustable straps make it comfortable and sexy. Made in Italy. $1,075, cocopari.com
Valentino V Chain Small Metallic Clutch Bag
This V-ring chain metallic clutch, in lamb leather finished in a metallic shine, features a hanging chain and is simply a beautiful accessory. Its size (5.5″ high x 8.7″ wide by 0.8″ deep) is ideal for an evening out or special occasion. Pairs beautifully with a sexy summer dress or cocktail dress. Made in Italy. $845, cocopari.com