As someone with pale skin I can tell you that coral and gold have never been my friend. The closest contact I generally have with members of the orange family is enjoying a citrus capilo on a hot summer day. But add in a splash of navy and a scattering of sparkling shells and suddenly I'm more than happy to indulge!
Clockwise from top left- Earrings by Accessorize, Necklace by Tom Binns, Model wears Chanel SS12, Sequin dress by French Connection, Clutch by Charlotte Olympia, Shoes by Alexander Mcqueen, Skirt by River Island, Necklace by Lanvin, Model wears Alexander McQueen SS12
Personal illustration inspired by Lauren Lavern's mermaid article for The Observer Magazine
Have you ever wondered what accessories you'd wear to a mermaid beach party? Maybe they would look something like these...
Personal illustrations of Charlotte Olympia Miranda wedges and Charlotte Olympia Miranda clutch.