The Allure of Lurex

If you have visions of Studio 54 dancing in your head you know about lurex. This shimmering metallic yarn was invented in the early mid-century but is still very much in vogue. In fact, with style lines blurring between day and night, what was once perhaps exclusively an evening fabric is now very wearable everyday. Below are some of our favourite lurex pieces ranging from twirly skirts to your new favourite overcoat.
Missoni pleated skirt.Fabiana Filippi sweater.Harris Wharf overcoat.Giambattista Valli matching dress and coat - Honorable Mentions: Valextra bag and Giambattista Valli shoes.Missoni kaftan.La Double J dress.