Left to right: Givenchy Fall 21, Louis Vuitton Cruise 22, Max Mara Resort 22.

The chain-embellished trend is everywhere right now — here’s how to wear it best

Link up with this season’s way to wear a chain: eschewing all subtlety. The likes of JW Anderson, Bottega Veneta and Louis Vuitton have ensured this finishing touch is one you won’t want to skip. Embellishing a flowing gown, a statement handbag or shoes, it’s classic redefined.

Left: JW Anderson Asymmetric Chain-Embellished Paneled Satin Maxi dress from Net-A-Porter, Bottega Veneta Chain-trim scoop-neck wool sweater from Matches Fashion, Givenchy Chain-embellished cropped ribbed jersey T-shirt from Net-A-Porter, Cinched Balloon dress from Louis Vuitton.
Clockwise: Black Soft Nappa Leather Clutch Bag with Multichain Bracelet Daisy bag from Jimmy Choo, Padded nappa leather shoulder bag from Prada, Mount Raintree bag from Bottega Veneta, Chloé Juana Chain bag from Workshop, Chain Cassette Cobalt from Bottega Veneta, JW Anderson Chain large textured-leather tote from Net-A-Porter.
Clockwise: Anine Bing Tony sandals from Muse Boutique, Giuseppe Zanotti Evry Velvet sandals from Faradays, Bottega Veneta Stretch chain-strap leather sandals from Matches Fashion, Sunset Chain sandals from Saint Laurent.


This tourmaline, diamond and sapphire ring from Sutcliffe Jewellery seems to shine for infinitum

Fast track a glittering, golden glow this summer — all through your jewellery

Far from too-buttoned-up, a lightweight waistcoat is your essential summer layer