We get it: Wearing metallic at night is not a new frontier. However, we generally see a spike in women wearing shimmery, iridescent fabrics during the holidays, but not this year. Not 2016. In fact, we’re seeing celebrities like Beyoncé and Kate Bosworth wearing the soirée-friendly fabric as we head into summer, and we’re taking notes.
See below to find out how to wear it, and shop our picks to keep your closet ready for many nights out to come.
Lily Aldridge dressed down an iridescent Rosie Assoulin dress with a cropped jean jacket and a bit of French-girl bedhead.
Who needs an LBD when there are Rodarte dresses like this in the world? Elle Fanning paired hers with a simple pair of ankle-strap sandals.
If anyone can pull off a Western metallic No. 21 jacket and pleated skirt, it’s Kate Bosworth.
Suki Waterhouse took the matching set to an entirely new level, and we’re into it.
Alicia Vikander wore Louis Vuitton’s F/W 16 gunmetal dress and grunge boots out to dinner and teamed the two with a furry coat.
Model Martha Hunt attended a Met Gala afterparty in a slinky slip dress and strappy sandals. We love the furry jacket she layered on top, too!
You make those Loewe pants look real good, Beyoncé.
Follow Karlie Kloss’s lead and contrast a bold gown with a cool necklace combination.
Need a party outfit for this weekend? Try Alexa Chung’s tee under slip look.