A collaboration between Charlotte Olympia and Tom Binns is the latest project which aims to tempt fashionistas and especially punk lovers. If the fall 2013 collections have taught anything, it’s that punk accents in all their forms are definitely hot. So, are you ready to start a style riot? A glamorous one? The new capsule collection can definitely serve as a source of inspiration, then. Unlike the Charlotte Olympia Zodiac inspired line, the new designs have an easily perceivable edgy vibe.
What were the things that enabled the Charlotte Olympia and Tom Binns Punk collection to happen? Well, a match in the style perspective was definitely the main factor. Speaking about Tom Binn’s work, designer Charlotte Dellal emphasized her appreciation forhis maximalist perspective: “His designs are so distinctive. And I love the way he combines elegance with an anti-conformist sentiment. I am also a big believer of his phrase ‘More is more!” Well, the principle is definitely put to work in the new collection.
The 2013 Charlotte Olympia x Tom Binns accessories collection brings a multitude of spectacular accents which instantly deliver the fab rock chic allure which defines the new line. When it comes to defining punk motifs, few alternatives come to mind easier than safety pins. Of course, high glam accents are the true focus of the new line. The designer’s iconic platforms get a chic makeover as do some fab clutches which are sure to attract attention instantly.
Comfort lovers also get to see some interesting options albeit in a subtler manner. The Charlotte Olympia x Tom Binns accessories also include the designer’s Kitty flats which have neon accents to help them stand out. Starting with the 2nd of May, the new accessories collection will be available in Charlotte Olympia’s Mayfair and Manhattan stores, online at charlotteolympia.com, at Jeffrey New York, and Moda Operandi. The price range for the new products is between $795 to $1,695.