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A part of me is really into victorian fashion with a gothic, dark twist. Think spats, fingerless gloves, leather, lace, feathers, studs... you get the idea. I tend to wind up on etsy when I'm looking for unusual accessories or anything really over the top. I was searching for a feather collar and came across Metamorph-- a shop full of handmade gothic fabulousness. I'm especially in love with this feather shrug, that can be worn like wings, in a criss-cross harness style, or as a collar:

This lace cameo collar and black ruffle collar would send any basic dress over the top. Talk about statement pieces:

If you're looking for a subtler edge, a pair of spats or lace gloves will do the trick: