We may be a few days removed from April Fool's Day, but wit and whimsy are always fashionable, and never more so than in the hands of creative and clever designers. Here are some fun fashion items from designers whose humor is on display.
Eugenia Kim's Devil headband is handmade from glossy black patent leather with a pair of sculpted horns and a point d'esprit veil. It's finished with grosgrain end wraps. Also available in red. $225. Exclusively at Net-a-Porter.com.
Solange Azagury-Partridge's finger ring with snail is made from 18-karat yellow gold and glass enamel. It also comes in a ladybug style. $1,900. At Solange Azagury-Partridge, New York City, (212) 879 9100.
Charlotte Olympia's Caught in Charlotte's Web nappa champagne spider-web platform sandals have a gold Charlotte Olympia spider web logo on the sole. The shoes also come in black. $1,295. At CharlotteOlympia.com or Charlotte Olympia Beverly Hills, (310) 276-1111.
Jeweler Holly Dyment's joyful black Labrador with encrusted diamond collar pendant is crafted in 18-karat rose gold and is made using a signature champlevé enameling technique. Available with chain for $5,115 at Net-a-Porter.com.
Anya Hindmarch's Ebury Maxi Featherweight Victory coral leather tote showcases her playful attitude with comic strip cutouts (which can also be purchased separately). $2,295 at MyTheresa.com.
Handbag designer Brett Heyman, creative director of Edie Parker, designed a Flavia hand-poured acrylic clutch that features the au courant "#hashtag" in glittered letters. It's also made in lime green. $1,495 at SaksFifthAvenue.com.
Jeremy Scott's TV Specs sunglasses come in two-toned laminated tortoise shell with cream acetate and feature midcentury metallic button and antenna details. They also come in black with gray. $324 at LindaFarrow.com.
Sophia Webster's whimsical leather print Becky Banana Slides have a black rubber foot bed and wide, white scalloped leather straps. Bananas are embroidered across each cross-strap. $350 at SophiaWebster.com.
Alison Lou's smiling Party On 14-karat yellow gold happy face wears a green garnet, amethyst, sapphire, diamond and ruby party hat. $1,595. Available at Maxfield, Los Angeles, (310) 274-8800.
Khai Khai designer Haim Medine teams with Net-a-Porter's Finds in a clever 18-karat gold Thumbs Up diamond ring. $1,300 atNet-a-Porter.com.
Karen Mabon's Bull in a China Shop scarf is made from 100% silk. $120 at KarenMabon.com or Ten Over Six, Los Angeles, (323) 330-9355.