A huge hit on catwalks and red carpets the world over for the last three years, metallic trend doesn’t look likely to fade away just yet.

Here’s some metallic dresses straight from the S/s’11 catwalks that caught our eye:


Ellie Saab Spring 2011


Ellie Tahari Spring/Summer 2011

Erin Fetherston Spring/Summer 2011

Luca Luca Spring/Summer 2011

Dennis Basso Spring/Summer 2011

A.F. Vandevorst Spring/Summer 2011

And of course the hottest metallic numbers from the red carpets:


Mya at the Grammy Awards 2011

Jessica Alba in Gucci

Heidi Klum in Julien McDonald

Jennifer Lopez in Emilio Pucci

Emma Roberts

Then of course there is the high end and high street:

L'Wren Scott floral borcade dress £1,375 from net-a-porter

All Dressed Up line blend dress £375 from net-a-porter

Topshop silver layered fringed shorts £38

Burberry Prosrum metallic jacket £2,395 for net-a-porter

LaQuan Smith

LaQuan Smith

Adebayo Jones, POR

House of Nwocha at Arise Lagos Fashion Week

House of Nwocha at Arise Lagos Fashion Week

Ituen Basi at Arise Lagos Fashion Week

Kastle Designs and Treasure Chest

And for the faint-hearted who won’t dare dazzle head to toe, here are few accessories to get your shine on:

Lily in Diamond Sparkle Mulberry bag £506 at mywardrobe.com

Miu Miu cracked leather shopper £595

French Connection trainers £35

Jimmy Choo Zinc cracked leather sandals £695

Jimmy Choo glitter clutch £595

With such a vast array of design available for every budget, no reason not to get your shine on this summer!

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