7 ways to wear patent leather like a pro
The classics aren't necessarily the easiest to perfect. Like kitten heels and bubble hems — notorious for being poster children of the don'ts of style — nailing glossy leather is a finicky matter. It's practically the penny stocks of the fashion exchange: high risk, for a single misstep sees its wearer branded 'trashy', and high return for sticking the landing is a stylophile's badge of honour.
Given that the striking material went into overdrive at the most recent fall/winter 2018 fashion weeks, master the look with Paris and Milan's street style heroes leading by example. Seven ways to patent like a pro, below.
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