With Valentine approaching, love is in the air and we all know red is the colour of love. Iconic and passion fuelled, not everyone is bold enough to wear it. That is why we came up with a gorgeous selection of items to suit anyone’s taste! Are you audacious enough to go all the way or would you prefer just a hint of red? We have got it all!
Discover our red passion and shop the selection here on Almost Essential.
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN – Frayed-hem Tweed Blazer
Tailored to a single-breasted shape, with padded shoulders, raw cuffs, and a coordinating hem, this chic blazer can be worn day and night. Love the texture and that subtle hint of red. Don’t forget to show off the light-pink silk lining!
REDVALENTINO – Oriental Monkey-jacquard Tiered Cotton-blend Skirt
If you have a boho soul, you will love this crimson skirt. Shaped with a high-rise waist falling into an A-line, it is extremely flattering. Enhance the exotic vibe with funky jewellery and chunky heels.
VALENTINO – Lipstick-print silk-crepe Dress
This is definitely my favourite dress of the season! Romantic and feminine, it has it all! Crafted from lightweight silk crepe, with a high neck and pintuck stitching on the waist, it makes for the perfect cocktail party companion. Wear with uber high heels and a fun attitude!
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN – Rose-intarsia Peplum Cardigan
What’s not to love about this peplum cardigan? Elegant and trendy, it is decorated with red and blossom-pink panels embellished with black intarsia-knit rose motifs. Wear with a pencil skirt, or trousers to put it in the spotlight where it deserves to be!
DOLCE & GABBANA – Rose and heart-drop clip-on Earrings
Channel your inner Sicilian with these baroque-inspired earrings. Dreamy and opulent, they will add a glamorous touch to your outfit.
FORNASETTI – Bacio Otto-scented Candle
Your home needs a touch of red too and we absolutely love this Fornasetti candle!
VALENTINO – Carry Secrets bead-embellished Heart Velvet Clutch
This velvet clutch is too cute for words! We love the lipstick print and the soft shape. Velvet and rockstuds, the perfect combo for a romantic, yet edgy look.
SAINT LAURENT – Farrah Crossover Velvet Platform Sandals
Bold and ladylike, these velvet sandals will complement any outfit. Wear them with funky trousers to add some sparkle, or pair with a floaty skirt to enhance the lovey-dovey mood.
GUCCI – Floral-print pleated-hem Silk Trousers
Vibrant florals and pleated cuffs for a casual and stylish look. Just add a classic blouse and statement platforms to ensure maximum effect!
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