We imagine a few of everyone's favorite classical and iconic paintings of centuries past model the summer's most covetable accessories. This is art class you can happily shop through.
“THE BIRTH OF VENUS” by Sandro Botticelli, 1484-1486
(Tiara, P96,000, SAINT LAURENT, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing. iPhone case, P3100, TORY BURCH, Greenbelt 5. Color-blocked crossbody bag, P29,600, FURLA, Greenbelt 5. Animal-print crossbody bag, P90,000, SAINT LAURENT. Yellow loafer, P43,500, TOD’S, Greenbelt 4. Red loafer, P39,400, GUCCI, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing. Blue and white loafer, P33,800, BOTTEGA VENETA, Greenbelt 4. Lace-up sandal, P48,700, SALVATORE FERRAGAMO, Greenbelt 4. Palm-print sandal, P22,800, JIMMY CHOO, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing)
“OPHELIA” by John Everett Millais, 1851-1852
(Overlapping hearts necklace, P5400; pavé heart necklace, P5400; both SWAROVSKI, Rustan’s. B.zero1 necklace, price unavailable, BULGARI, Greenbelt 4. Heart necklace with charm, P6450, PANDORA, Greenbelt 5. Round sunglasses, P9500, SALVATORE FERRAGAMO, Ideal Vision Center, SM Megamall. Faux croc-skin bag, price unavailable, BOTTEGA VENETA, Greenbelt 4. Color-blocked clutch, P19,500, FURLA, Greenbelt 5)
“LADY WITH AN ERMINE” by Leonardo da Vinci, 1489-1490
(Hat, P3000, CHARMING CHARLIE, Central Square. Glasses, P14,100, SALVATORE FERRAGAMO, Ideal Vision Center, SM Megamall. Bag, P180,800, GUCCI, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing)
See the rest of this month's Shops chapter in our April issue here.