Who knew armor could be so alluring?
Marant gives us swashbuckling metal accents in her 2013 Fall Collection from skirts to scarves and sashes.
The look is reminiscent of chain mail and riveted mail.
Chain, features small metal rings linked together in a pattern to form a mesh. Riveted mail and plate coat zirah bagta was introduced into India under the Mughals. (Text from: Wikipedia)
Other prominent houses that give a nod to modern-day chivalry include:
Even without a sword you can still take on the aura of an urban knight.
Jules Smith Knights Armor Chain Bib Necklace, cusp.com, $85.00
Caprina Necklace, dannijo.com, $870.00
Monique Lhuillier Leather Armor Sheath Dress, shopbop.com, $5,290.00
Mia Armor, zappos.com, $57.99