Plastic Fantastic: Play Dress Up With Acrylic Accessories

What do PVC, acrylic and plastic have in common? Well, they make some of the most fun and unusual accessories

By Nicole-Marie Ng; Cover Photo: andersphoto /

Stand out from the crowd of leather shoes and silver jewellery by opting for something a little different. Ranging from quirky to cool, these eye-catching plastic pieces bring a whole new meaning to arm candy.




(Photo: Bimba Y Lola)

Bimba Y Lola Europe Collection Earrings in Klein Blue ($80).



(Photo: Melissa)


Melissa Inflatable Mule + Jeremy Scott Ad Heels ($260).



(Photo: Zara)

Zara Translucent Clutch in Green ($69.90).



(Photo: Swatch)

Swatch Flowerfool Watch ($103).




Lipsy Acrylic Bead Drop Earrings ($13.27),



(Photo: Ancient Greek Sandals)

Ancient Greek Sandals Ikaria Rubber Wing Sandals ($119).



(Photo: Christian Louboutin)

Christian Louboutin Debout 120 Patent Multi ($1,200).



(Photo: Oliver Peoples)

Oliver Peoples Acetate and Metal Frame ($440).


A version of this article appeared in the print edition of Weekender, Issue 154, June 10 – June 23, 2016, with the headline ‘I can see clearly now’.