Shiny patent leather can liven up your wardrobe this summer. Bright patent leather shoes, handbags and belts look fabulous with all summer fashions from shorts to dresses.
Instead of revamping your whole wardrobe each season, concentrate on shoes and accessories. Patent leather continues to popular in women’s fashions in sandals, handbags, belts and other accessories. Let’s take a look at some of the hottest patent leather shoes, bags and belts for summer.
Bright patent leather sandals
Patent leather has been really trendy for the last year or so and that continues through the summer with glossy, colorful sandals. Yellow, orange, red and bright pink patent leather shoes are perfect for summer.
Rampage gorgeous slingback
These slick patent sandals are very affordable at under $50. They come in five fabulous colors but the hot pink version is a favorite for summertime. Wear these with everything from a black cocktail dress to casual white skirt. You can get these shoes at Endless.com.
Steve Madden Lalin sandal
These red patent platform sandals feature a very high basket weave wedge heel. These are the perfect dancing shoes this season. They’ll garner a lot of attention at the club or on a special date.
Micheal Kors patent leather slide
These sunny yellow patent leather sandals are ideal for summer. The easy to wear slip-on style is comfortable and sexy. You can order these shoes at Neiman Marcus for $295.
Bold patent leather handbags
Bright colors, as well as white, are very popular in patent leather bags. Whether you are looking for a cute clutch for a special occasion or a roomy satchel for everyday wear, you can find it in patent leather. Here are some of my favorite choices in patent leather handbags for summer.
Steve Madden yellow patent tote bag
This chic tote bag is available in glossy yellow, bright pink and white faux patent. This shiny bag is big enough to carry all your essentials and it’s very affordable at just $78.
MAXX NEW YORK Thompson – Dégradé pleated clutch
This cute clutch comes in an array of hot colors for summer – blue, orange, purple, red and yellow. Choose your favorite to add a burst of color to any outfit. This oversized clutch is big enough to carry all your essentials. It’s priced nicely at $110 from Nordstrom.
Dolce & Gabbana patent tote
If you are looking to make a splurge purchase, check out this bright orange patent leather tote bag from Dolce & Gabbana. This bag is priced at just under $1,000 at Saks Fifth Avenue. It features their signature leopard-print lining, double shoulder straps and lots of style.
Shiny patent leather belts
This season, wear colorful belts at work and on the weekends. Patent leather belts are a chic way to accessorize any outfit. Look for patent belts in fun summer colors.
Cynthia Rowley patent leather belt
This bright pink patent belt is accented with red trim. This belt is perfect to cinch over a fitted jacket, tunic top or summer dress. This belt is reasonably priced at just $46.
Michael Kors crinkled patent leather belt
Add a little texture with crinkled patent leather. This belt has comes in three neutral colors – grey, chocolate and brown. You can wear any of these colors with your summer whites for a fabulous look.
Ralph Lauren patent leather belt
This thick white belt is perfect for summertime. Thick belts are a great way to draw attention to your waist and pull together an outfit. Just remember, if you are short or thick-waisted, don’t wear a thick belt. Instead choose a chain or sash belt and wear it slung low on your hips. This belt is $74 at Nordstrom.