Posts tagged "spikes"

Handbag Or Weapon?

This piece by Dafne Balatsos looks more like a Super Mario Brothers weapon or medieval torture device than a handbag. For real—you could do some serious damage with this guy. And we’d bet TSA wouldn’t let you near a plane with it. [Trend Hunter]…

Leonora Epstein / December 29, 2010

Scare Off Unwanted Suitors With This Ring

Rihanna is a fashion trendsetter who is sometimes so far ahead of the curve it’s hard for us to keep up. But, like with Lady Gaga, the best way to follow Rihanna’s lead is to do so subtly. For the past several months, she’s been all about spiked clothes and accessories, from killer rings and…

Catherine Strawn / November 30, 2009

Rihanna Favors Dangerous Clothes

Yesterday, we posted an Agent Provocateur corset with 2-inch spikes, saying we couldn’t imagine who would wear such a thing in public. We should have guessed one of pop’s ladies of the hour, because…

Catherine Strawn / November 26, 2009

Agent Provocateur’s Heloise Corset Might Drive Men Away (Or Impale Them)

Lingerie doesn’t take much material to make, yet for some reason it costs a pretty penny. Take Agent Provocateur’s Heloise Corset. This halter neck corset is made from ribbed duchess satin and lined in black leather, with hand-embellished biker studs and two-inch metal spikes. “Wear it with jeans for an evening out, or for a…

Catherine Strawn / November 24, 2009