Festive Fashion from Charlotte Olympia

festive fashion from Charlotte Olympia

Uh-oh! Novelty items are coming! All officers on standby, please!

As regular readers will perhaps recall, The Fashion Police aren’t big fans of novelty clothing unless it’s being worn by:

a) children

or

b) crazy cat ladies. They can make anything work.

In the case of the items above, if they came from a local store, for instance, most people would probably consider them to belong to the same category as holiday sweaters or those giant gangly light-up earrings in the shape of Christmas tree baubles, worn to the office Christmas party for “a bit of a giggle”.

These, however, are OMGDESIGNER items, by Charlotte Olympia. The snowman bag is $595, the shoes are $795 and the Christmas pudding clutch is $695. That’s… a lot of money for a quick laugh at Christmas lunch.

What do you think of novelty items in general, and of very expensive ones in particular? Can you see yourself dropping a few hundred dollars on a Christmas pudding themed fashion item? Get them all at Net-a-Porter if you answered “yes”…

5 Comments

  • December 10, 2012

    Funmilayo via Facebook

    Let’s hv them.I might not be willin to pay a huge amount 4 dis,but some people can so let let dem have it

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  • December 10, 2012

    Claudia

    These lookvery edible! They are not ugly in themselves, but totally impossible. If buying novelty accessories for such a price does not mark you as an idiot, what does?

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  • December 10, 2012

    anon

    dear Fashion Police, here’s a case of Emperor’s new skirt for you. Also this garment appears to suffer from a strange stuck-together-syndrome.
    http://www.asos.com/ASOS/ASOS-Full-Skirt-with-Sequin-Knickers/Prod/pgeproduct.aspx?iid=2235942&cid=15517&Rf900=1465,1573&sh=0&pge=1&pgesize=200&sort=-1&clr=Blackgold

    Thank you for keeping the streets clean, or at least for trying!

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    • December 10, 2012

      The Fashion Police

      This is actually already locked up 🙂

      http://www.thefashionpolice.net/2012/09/asos-full-skirt-with-sequin-knickers.html

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  • December 14, 2012

    Janeth

    Those made me hungy, they look like sweets

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