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Dark Side

Black leather and studs—spiced up with sumptuous jewel tones—lend a moody, edgy look to fall accessories.

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    Louis Vuitton’s embossed calfskin bag with metal and leather trimmings and interior metallic fabric bag, $4,025, at Louis Vuitton, 866.VUITTON, louisvuitton.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    Clockwise from top: Trussardi 1911’s ponyskin and leather bag, $775, at Barneys New York, New York, 212.826.8900; Versace’s patent-leather bag, $2,910, at select Versace boutiques, 888.721.7219; Gucci’s python and patent- leather bag, $4,700, gucci.com; Oscar de la Renta’s leather and enamel cuff, $250, at Saks Fifth Avenue, saksfifthavenue.com; Donna Karan New York’s calfskin shoe, $590, at Donna Karan New York, 866.240.4700, donnakaran.com; Giorgio Armani’s onyx ring, $775, at Giorgio Armani, giorgioarmani.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    From left: Yves Saint Laurent’s crocodile pump, $2,590, at select Yves Saint Laurent boutiques, 212.980.2970, ysl.com; Valentino’s leather bag, $1,995, at Valentino, New York, 212.722.6969; Patek Philippe’s 18k rose gold watch, $33,700, patek.com; Dries Van Noten’s leather boot with python heel, $819, driesvannoten.be; Bottega Veneta’s crocodile bag, $26,500, at Bottega Veneta, 877.362.1715, bottegaveneta.com; Tom Ford’s acetate sunglasses, $425, at Tom Ford, New York, 212.359.0300; Michael Kors’s python clutch, $1,495, at select Michael Kors boutiques, 866.709.KORS; Chanel’s calfskin, metal and tweed handbag, $3,150, at select Neiman Marcus stores, neimanmarcus.com; Salvatore Ferragamo’s python pump, $1,250, at Salvatore Ferragamo, New York, 212.759.3822; Ralph Lauren Collection’s leather bootie, $795, at select Ralph Lauren stores, ralphlauren.com; Hermès’s calfskin belt, $1,950, at Hermès, 800.441.4488, hermes.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    Clockwise from top: Dolce & Gabbana’s resin and brass ring, $695, at Dolce & Gabbana, 877.70.DGUSA, dolcegabbana.it; Abraxas Rex by Paris Kain’s 18k yellow gold, silver, rock-crystal and diamond ring, price upon request, abraxasrex.com; Opal Stone’s 18k yellow gold, black rhodium and diamond ring, $20,575, at Broken English, Brentwood, California, 310.458.2724, brokenenglishjewelry.com; de Grisogono’s 18k pink gold, rubellite, pink sapphire, amethyst and diamond ring, $92,000, at de Grisogono, New York, 212.439.4220, degrisogono.com; Elena Votsi’s (1) 18k yellow gold ring, $3,050, (2) 18k yellow gold ring, $3,305, (3) 18k yellow gold and pearl ring, $2,030, (4) 18k yellow gold and amethyst ring, $7,150, (5) 18k yellow gold and diamond ring, $18,060, (6) 18k yellow gold and diamond ring, $1,645, and (7) 18k yellow gold and diamond ring, $1,216, elenavotsi.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    From left: Cesare Paciotti’s kid-leather bootie, $990, at Cesare Paciotti, New York, 212.452.1222; Pollini’s leather boot with metal heel, $995, at Shoe In, Las Vegas, 702.770.5460; Calvin Klein Collection’s velvet boot with lacquered heel, $1,995, at Calvin Klein Collection, New York, 212.292.9000; Fendi’s calfskin bootie, $1,095, at Fendi, Bal Harbour, Florida, 305.861. 7114; Jimmy Choo’s suede bootie with brass grommets, $1,395, at Jimmy Choo, 866.JCHOO.US, jimmychoo.com; Walter Steiger for Yigal Azrouël’s suede boot, $1,250, at Yigal Azrouël, New York, 212.929.7525, yigal-azrouel.com; Pierre Hardy’s mink and napa leather boot, $4,140, pierrehardy.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    Clockwise from top left: Burberry’s brass bracelet, $550, at select Burberry stores, burberry.com; Chloé’s silk brocade bag, by Hanna MacGibbon, $1,250, net-a-porter.com; Balenciaga’s brass necklace, $1,645, at Balenciaga, New York, 212.206.0872, balenciaga.com; Aris Geldis’s gold- plate sterling silver chain necklace, $1,099, at Henri Bendel, New York, 212.247.1100, henribendel.com; Banana Republic’s brass and steel necklace, $39.50, bananarepublic.com.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    From left: Givenchy’s napa leather glove with nandu feathers, by Riccardo Tisci, $1,670, givenchy.com; Coach’s leather clutch, $298, at Coach, 866.262.2440; Dior’s calfskin and napa leather bootie, $1,260, at Bergdorf Goodman, New York, 800.558.1855.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    From top: Prada’s embroidered and studded mink bag, $2,795, at select Prada boutiques, 888.977.1900; Miu Miu’s fox fur clutch, $1,450, at select Miu Miu boutiques, 888.977.1900; Sang A’s fox fur clutch, $1,495, at Kirna Zabête, New York, 212.941.9656; Tod’s mink clutch, $2,665, at Tod’s, 800.457.TODS, tods.com; Leonello Borghi’s goat fur pouch, $298, at Barneys New York, New York, 212.826.8900.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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    Bally’s suede and leather boot with brass heel, $2,500, at Bally, Atlanta, 404.231.0327, bally.com.

    Retouching and digital services by Robert Willingham Retouching. Set design assistant: Shelley Burgon. Photography assistants: Karl Leitz and Erin Nail. Accessories assistants: William Kahn and Tiffany Reid.

    Photography by Anthony Cotsifas

    August 2009

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