Lytton

Diane Von Furstenberg Patent Leather Lytton Clutch Diane Von Furstenberg Patent Leather Lytton Clutch

Diane Von Furstenberg Patent Leather Lytton Clutch in Blue, Lilac or Red

The Diane Von Furstenberg Patent Leather Lytton Clutch is the new version of the Lytton for the AW 2012/2013 season. In bright colours, this box clutch has a silver tone or gold tone clasp fastening with the signature DVF tree branch closure. The red and the blue Lyttons both have silver tone hardware throughout. The lilac Lytton has gold tone hardware throughout.

These clutches come with a detachable chain strap for multiple carry options.

Inside, the clutch is fully lined in black satin. The main compartment is gusseted and has an interior slip pocket.

This clutch is presented with a DVF dust bag.

Material:  leather

Measurements: 18cm / 7″ x 11cm / 4.3″ x 5cm /2″; handle drop 20cm / 7.8″ (all measurements are approximate).

Perfect for adding a pop of colour to any evening ensemble, the patent DVF Lytton has to be both the chicest and brightest way of carrying your evening essential. The signature branch clasp makes the clutch instantly recogniseable as a DVF design to those in the know, and this sophisticated and stylish accessory is the ideal way to accessorise formal evening attire.

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Diane Von Furstenberg Lace Lytton Clutch Diane Von Furstenberg Lace Lytton Clutch

Diane Von Furstenberg Lace Lytton Clutch

The Diane Von Furstenberg Lace Lytton Clutch is a black patent leather clutch bag with a silver metallic leather insert at the front with a black lace overlay. The clutch is a frame box clutch with a silver tone snap clasp and the iconic tree branch embellishment.

Other features of the bag include a detachable silver tone chain strap. Inside, the clutch is fully lined in black satin. The main compartment is gusseted and has an internal pouch pocket.

This bag is presented with a DVF dust bag.

Material:  leather

Measurements: 18cm / 7″ x 11cm / 4.3″ x 5cm /2″; handle drop 20cm / 7.8″ (all measurements are approximate).

Perfect for teaming with a black lace dress or adding a futuristic metallic look to any decadent theme, this clutch is perfect for the new season and beyond. The Lytton is a classic DVF style that is reintroduced each season in different colours and textures, but this is the first time I’ve seen a lace version, and the silver metallic insert underneath it is pure genius.

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DVF Lytton Clutch 2012

DVF Lytton Clutches for SS 2012

Diane Von Furstenberg Lytton Clutches for SS 2012

Take a peek at some of the new DVF Lytton clutches for SS 2012. Available in black, chalk, pink and aqua, with no doubt more colours to follow, they have been update to coincide with this season’s trend towards colours bright and beautiful The DVF Lytton clutch is a rounded box clutch made from leather featuring either smooth leather or an all over snakeskin textured embossed design.

The iconic feature of this clutch is the branch clasp, which is a trademark feature seen in  Diane Von Furstenberg’s handbags and jewellery. This clutch also comes with a removable silver chain strap for alternative carry options.

Inside, the clutch is lined in black fabric and there is a single slip pocket together with a slim silver tone DVF brand plaque.

Material: 100% leather

Measurements: Width: 6.5″/16.5cm, Height: 4″/10cm,  depth: 2″/5cm (all measurements are approximate).

Style Note: The Lytton is reintroduced each season in different shades and textures of leather. There is a leaning towards bright colours for this season, in keeping with seasonal trends, but in many ways the bag is a classic  does not date. For example, last year’s Lytton collection included metallic leather – and metallics – especially silver – are big news again this season, as is evidenced by this season’s DVF’s silver Tonda clutch.

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Mandy posing with Anya Hindmarch Valorie Clutch

Anya Hindmarch Valorie Clutch

Celebrate Christmas with my-wardrobe.com

One of the perks of being a fashion blogger is being invited to events where I can view some of the season’s latest fashions.   I was recently invited down the the my-wardrobe.com Christmas party, to view many of  the latest lovely items available on their website, in celebration of the opening of their Christmas Room – a room dedicated to party outfits and gifts for the festive season.

Lytton Clutch and Sportmax Ventura Wool Ribbed Hat

DVF Lytton Clutch and Sportmax Ventura Wool Ribbed Hat

Of course, it didn’t take me long to appreciate the gorgeous designer outfits that were surrounding me, and the photo on the right is of me trying out the Anya Hindmarch Valorie Clutch, the gorgeous glitter clutch that Anya Hindmarch brings out each year, which is available in different colours. Those of you with sharp eyes will notice that the table on the left of the photo is bedecked with the Diane Von Furstenberg Lytton, a box clutch with a signature twig clasp which also is brought out each year in different colours and textures of leather.

So, on the left, there’s me (again) posing with the bronze DVF Lytton Clutch and also completing the look with Sportmax Ventura Wool Ribbed Hat, which I was also rather impressed by.

Tibi Cream Tuxedo Jacket with Leather

Tibi Cream Tuxedo Jacket with Leather

Another item that I really loved was the Tibi Cream Tuxedo Jacket with leather. This jacket, pictured on the right, has a shawl lapel which is actually made from black leather, together with a stunning lace lining. The jacket itself, which is made from a wool blend fabric, really combines different materials and textures in a most unusual and attractive way.

So take a trip to the my-wardrobe.com Christmas room, and let me know which are your favourite items in the comments section below.

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DVF Lytton Snakeskin Clutch

Diane Von Furstenberg Lytton Snakeskin Clutch in Coral and Gold or Gold

This DVF Lytton clutch is a rounded box clutch made from leather featuring an all over snakeskin textured embossed design. The iconic feature of this clutch is the gold branch push clasp, which is a trademark feature of Ms Von Furstenberg. This clutch also has a detachable chain handle for versatility.

Inside, there is a single open pocket together with a slim metal Diane Von Furstenberg plaque.

Material: 100% leather

Measurements: Width: 6.5″/16.5cm, Height: 4″/10cm,  depth: 2″/5cm (all measurements are approximate).

Style Note: The Lytton is a clutch that is reintroduced each season by DVF in different colours, textures and sometimes sizes. It is a classic design which never dates, although I find these gold snakeskin clutches to be the most appealing Lyttons so far. Team these clutches with ultra glamorous cocktail dresses and ball gowns – you’ll find that their neutral tones will go with virtually everything in your closet.

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Diane Von Furstenberg Lytton Clutch PinkDVF Lytton Clutch Grey

DVF Lytton Lilac Metallic ClutchDiane Von Furstenberg Lytton Small Clutch in Metallic Pink,  Lilac or Pewter

The DVF Lytton clutch is available in two sizes and the pink and grey pictured above and the lilac to the right are in the smaller size. It is a box clutch with a signature twig clasp in pewter. The clutch also comes with a chain handle, so it can be worn over the shoulder if preferred, or hidden inside the bag. All colours are lined with grey fabric, and there is a small slip pocket inside the clutch.

Material: 100% leather

Measurements: Width: 6.5″/17cm. Height: 4″/11cm/ depth: 5″/5cm (all measurements are approximate).

Style Note: This is such a cute little clutch, and it adds a dash of metallic zing to your little black dress. As the bag is textured leather, it also looks good teamed with leather trousers and leggings for an edgier look.

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Radley Lytton Clutch Bag

The Radley Lytton Clutch Bag is an evening clutch bag made from textured leather that is part of Radley’s new “Night” collection of party bags. This bag is embellished with chunky black jewels, silver beads and leather discs. It is a flapover style with a magnetic fastening.

Inside the bag there are two separate compartments, divided by a central zip top pocket. There is a further zip pocket in the back of the bag, and the interior is lined in a grosgrain material.

Measurements: 25cm (width) x 12cm (height) x 2.5cm (depth); (all measurements are approximate).

Product code: 55485

Style note: The Lytton clutch from Radley is from the new “Night” collection of glamorous evening accessories, and it will go beautifully with your party outfits this season.

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DVF Lytton Minaudiere Box Clutch

DVF Lytton Minaudiere Box Clutch in Gold, Snakeskin or Black

The Diane Von Furstenberg Lytton Minaudiere Box Clutch is a solid clutch covered in either antique effect cracked gold leather or black snakeskin effect leather. Features include a branch fastening clasp. Inside, the clutch is lined in  satin and there is a small pouch pocket with a Diane Von Furstenberg plaque. This bag also comes with a removable snake chain handle, so you can wear it as a shoulder bag.

Measurements: Height: 11cm, width: 22″, depth: 4cm. All measurements are approximate.

Style Note: These colours will work with just about all your evening wear outfits, and this clutch is big enough to contain keys, a mobile phone, lipstick and some cash.

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