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Metal Works

Whether stark or ornate, burnished or matte, metallics are having a moment. Just take it from Paco Rabanne, who, some 50 years after debuting his iconic chain-mail frocks and accessories, is back with nine new handbags—three of which are sold exclusively at Comme des Garçons—inspired by his groundbreaking 1969 collection.

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    Chloé’s metallic leather belt.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci’s metallic napa leather sandal.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Rolex’s stainless steel watch.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Reed Krakoff’s metallic python pouch; Miu Miu’s leather shoe.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Paco Rabanne’s aluminum and rubber chain-link bags.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    From top: Giambattista Valli’s silver cuff; Marni’s brass bracelet; Hermès’s sterling silver bracelet.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Balenciaga by Nicolas Ghesquière’s metal chain sandal.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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    Chanel’s embroidered lambskin bags.

    Photography by Hannah Whitaker
    Styled by Carolyn Tate Angel

    January 2011

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