Haute Couture AW17: Accessories on the Street

On Day One of Haute Couture Week, the fashion set took to the streets of Paris in a vast array of colours and silhouettes. We turn our focus to the street style accessories du jour - which include crimson boots, wicker baskets and super chic backpacks - and how to wear them. 

Metallic ruby red pumps and J.W. Anderson's Pierce handbag have an uplifting effect on muted stripes and checks.

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Metallic ruby red pumps and J.W. Anderson's Pierce handbag have an uplifting effect on muted stripes and checks.

A wicker basket is an unexpected, yet welcome accessory that lends a summery vibe to any ensemble.

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A wicker basket is an unexpected, yet welcome accessory that lends a summery vibe to any ensemble.

Mixed prints and patterns bring vibrance to footwear. Wear with simple silhouettes and colours to allow them to have maximum impact.

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Mixed prints and patterns bring vibrance to footwear. Wear with simple silhouettes and colours to allow them to have maximum impact.

Rich red boots make a serious sartorial statement and can be worn with both block colours or prints.

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Rich red boots make a serious sartorial statement and can be worn with both block colours or prints.

Chloé's Faye backpack is infinitely chic and incredibly versatile, its slouchy silhouette makes it the epitome of nonchalant cool.

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Chloé's Faye backpack is infinitely chic and incredibly versatile, its slouchy silhouette makes it the epitome of nonchalant cool.

Mini bags are trending in a big way this autumn, look for structured shapes with plenty of embellishment that will offset nicely against a flowing dress or gown.

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Mini bags are trending in a big way this autumn, look for structured shapes with plenty of embellishment that will offset nicely against a flowing dress or gown.