But then again, it never really went out. This unique pattern exudes sleekness and glamour. It is known as the classiest of all of the animal prints. If you are worried about rocking this trend the right way, Hollywood beauties such as Kim K, Nicki Minaj, J. Lo, and Kate Moss have embraced the trend—and are schooling us mortals in exactly how to rock it. Everyone from major designers to celebs seem to agree that just a little snakeskin print goes a long way. A “pop of python”, if you will. Since this trend slithered into our hearts and is here to stay, here are our top picks for snakeskin looks in summer ’15. Get ready to inject your look with these (faux) python elements.
Snakeskin patterned skirt, H&M. ($29.95)
If you are into the super edgy, rocker-chic look, you simply have to have a black snakeskin print piece in your wardrobe. There is no print more rock and roll on this earth than black snakeskin. Actually, even if you aren’t into that super intense rocker look, you can still add elements of black python into your wardrobe and keep your look feminine and glam. For instance, take this super fashionable skirt from H&M. If you want to keep the smoldering intensity of the look going, pair the skirt with a black top and black shoes. If you want to create a fashionable contrast, pair the sexy skirt with a super feminine top.
A fun twist on the snakeskin trend is mixing snakeskin with a pop of color. This trend encompasses the fun, playful side of this print. The thing that makes both python print and pop of color work is moderation. For example, a great way to subtly rock this trend is by sporting a python pop of color on a watch band, a clutch, or a shoe. Take these super fun snakeskin heels. Their vibrant hues are perfect for spring and summer. Also, if you can’t bear to pick between these two fun shades, they are both from Charlotte Russe and they are buy one, get one for only $12.50. You’re welcome.
Snakeskin Clutch, Francesca’s. ($34)
Of course, the classic snakeskin print is pretty iconic. In the fashion world, animal print has been widely accepted as a neutral color, and snakeskin is no exception. If you are wearing a simple outfit and it needs a little something extra to make it memorable, let me introduce to you this clutch. The subtle, neutral gray tones that are found in natural snakeskin are ultra-subtle, but will take any look to the next level. As an added bonus, this clutch features a removable chain strap for a bit of added glam.