Wanted! River Island’s patent and suede mix long gloves

Longgloves

I’m a big fan of bracelet-length sleeves on coats and jackets, but they’re not much use when it’s freezing, so I’m currently on the lookout for a great pair of long gloves to wear with all of my bracelet-length outerwear. This pair from River Island is the first to catch my eye: the mix of patent and suede looks rather glamorous in this picture, but I can’t help but wonder if all that black patent might look a little too "Darth Vader" in person. Anyway, Look loves them (apparently), The Fashion Police loves them (they think), but do you love them?

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3 Comments

  • September 27, 2007

    Kerry

    But what do you do when you are wearing a long sleeve top under your beautiful bracelet length jacket? Gloves over or under the top?

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  • September 27, 2007

    Haley

    They’d be better in a matte leather, and without the weird rivets on the wrist, but they certainly are pretty.

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  • September 30, 2007

    James

    Try these if the patent is too much
    http://www.alwyngloves.com/
    I got my wife a pair of 8 inch gloves for xmas last year and the quality of leather and fit is outstanding.
    A little expensive but then quality speaks for itself.

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