Python-print accessories offer the perfect dose of texture for any outfit. Not to mention, they’re an easy way to give your look a sophisticated, well-travelled appeal. Even if you don’t consider yourself the exotic type, we promise a python-print accessory will be a welcome addition to your closet. (Carine Roitfeld approves: “As you get older, the snake is more chic than the leopard.”)
?Click through for 11 spot-on examples, and shop our curated selection at the end!
A snake-print tote with a short handle equals an adorable accessory we have to have now.
Style Tip: Should you find yourself on a red carpet in the near future, a snake-print clutch in the same hue as your dress is a smart and stylish pairing.
?On Nyong’o: Stella McCartney dress and shoes; Chesneau Heltzel Minaudieres bag.
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Style Tip: Pair ladylike, python-print flats with black skinny jeans and an airy blouse for a feminine, chic outfit. Bonus tip: somehow get your hair to be as amazing as Aldridge’s, and your look is guaranteed to be golden.
?On Aldridge: Isabel Marant Tess Embroidered Gauze Top ($570); RtA Destroyed Boyfriend Skinny Jeans ($218); Givenchy House de Givenchy Bag ($2228); Isabel Marant Poppy Flats ($790)
Style Tip: If you’ve caught on to the genius outerwear styling tip that is belting your jacket, then the idea of a python-print belt around your favourite tweed blazer probably sounds perfect, no?
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A python-print pump will always go with your favourite pair of blue jeans.
Style Tip: Mix-and-match your python-print accessories with a furry coat and paisley blouse for an Almost Famous-esque outfit.
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Style Tip: Snake-print pumps are a great way to balance masculine-inspired separates. A jade, gem-embellished clutch won’t hurt, either.
?On Palermo: Stuart Weitzman Gemma Clutch ($695); Aquazzura Positano Elephe Snakeskin Pumps ($850).
If you’re into turning heads, this bag should do the trick.
?Diorific Hand Painted Python Bag ($9900, 212.931.2950)
Style Tip: Be adventurous and mix your python-print clutch with an animal-print dress — you won’t be disappointed.
?On Kerr: Just Cavalli dress; Roberto Cavalli bag.
Style Tip: If you’re looking to take your python-print pumps out on the town, why not wear them with a lace crop top and pencil skirt?
?On Delevingne: Emilia Wickstead top and skirt.
Don’t worry, we can’t stop staring either.
?Olimpia Python Open-Toe Booties ($1495)
Barbara Bui Snakeskin Print Scarf ($195)
?Wear it with: a white t-shirt and light wash jeans.
Eugenia Kim Lillian Hat ($340)
?Wear it with: a breezy blouse and Bermuda shorts.
Burberry Satin Python Wedge Pumps ($750)
?Wear it with: your favourite trousers.
H&M iPhone 5/5s Case ($8)
?Wear it with: a brown, leather tote bag!
L’Autre Chose Python Textured Sandals ($438)
?Wear it with: a pleated skirt.
Loeffler Randall Mini Snakeskin Rider Shoulder Bag ($495)
?Wear it with: a white shift dress.
Luca Valentini Zelda Chelsea Boots ($327)
?Wear it with: a slim pencil skirt and short sleeve button-down blouse.
Maison Martin Margiela Leather Belt ($240)
?Wear it with: a grey tweed blazer.
Mango Snake Print Scarf ($25)
?Wear it with: a panama hat.
Massimo Dutto Snakeskin Belt ($46)
?Wear it with: black skinny jeans.
ONE by Erin Dana Evan Fanny Pack ($210)
?Wear it with: a cargo shirtdress.
Stella McCartney Raffia and Faux Python Baseball Cap ($400)
?Wear it with: a chambray shirt and white jeans.
Tory Burch Sadie Snake-Print Mid-Heel Slingbacks ($325)
?Wear it with: a white lace dress.
Zara Snake Print Clutch ($50)
?Wear it with: your favourite LBD.