wedding belles (and whistles): accessories

May 05, 2011  |   column: DELIBERATE POLISH

while we’re predicting that the elaborate little headpieces, known as fascinators and worn by a number of the stylish guests at the royal wedding, will soon be a sweeping trend on our shores (in fact, we’re already stocking a modified version), we think this oversized paper flower hairclip would be equally statement-making. we love the idea of giving these bright blooms, designed by florist livia cetti, to an entire bridal party—substituting paper boutonnieres for the groomsmen—and watching as a cascading parade of color glides down the aisle.

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