Ballet Aesthetic: Aspinal of London


This season, luxury leather goods brand, Aspinal of London, pays homage to the sophisticated world of ballet; the sparkle of its delicate costumes and grace and elegance of the dancers inspire the aesthetic of Spring/Summer 2019. Intricate, hand-stitched beaded tutus, archived costumes and photographs of the English National Ballet have informed the styling, color palette and luxurious finishes of the new collection. 

Heroes of SS19, the ‘Crystal Trunk’ and ‘Trinket’ make a  show-stopping entrance. Glamorous embellishments marry handcrafted, etched, transparent acrylic to beautifully capture nostalgic elements from the Decade of Swing, 1950s glamour and the vivacious revelry of the mid-century.

Available in glittering black or dazzling candy-colored Swarovski crystal adornments, and complemented with either silver or gold hardware, these stand out accessories are guaranteed to delight. Decadence is epitomized in the ‘Crystal Star Clutch’, with its beautiful planetary embellishments in pearl and antique gold, luxe tassel, and perfume bottle design; it is the ultimate statement piece.

The depictions of ballet dancers in the impressionist paintings by artist Edgar Degas, inspired a pastel palette to welcome the start of spring.

Aspinal of London’s SS19 colourways are elegant yet subtle; soft dove grey, shell pink, peony, and bluebird;  warm neutrals of ivory, olive, tan, and soft taupe; andrich tones of bordeaux and evergreen croc print set the tone for the collection. As always, the finest leather and materials have been handcrafted to deliver a superior quality range of accessories that are as functional as they are luxurious.

Aspinal of London is the quintessential English luxury brand, have redefined elegance and style with their ballet aesthetic within their SS19 collection.