The runways had us dreaming of Barcelona this spring. Ruffles, black lace, flamenco skirts, off-the-shoulder details, big jewelry and the color red were a few of the big trends that came together as a bold Spanish flamenco look.
Designers including Naeem Khan, Marchesa, Oscar de la Renta, Roberto Cavalli, Givenchy and Balmain all strutted models that made you want to get on a plane and fly straight to Madrid! I was, of course, inspired to add that modern Spanish flair to my little black dress.
I added a lace off-the-shoulder crop top, peseta-inspired earrings and chain belt, rose graphic tights, a large red shawl and roses in my hair. Que bonita!
This look originated with the Spanish gypsies in the 19th century and became popular in Hollywood thanks to Carmen Miranda.
Evoke the romantic beauty of Spain by adding these few accessories to your LBD.
And the inspiration: this stunning Naeem Khan dress.