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The Croc-Embossed-Everything Trend Is Here and It Is Quite Literally Everything

Rachel Torgerson
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From Cosmopolitan

Try not to think it’s weird the next time someone compliments you by saying, “Fancy lizard vibes!” Because essentially, what that means is that you’ve probably nailed the trend of wearing croc-embossed everything. And I truly mean e-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g.

Sure, things that are croc embossed have been around forever, particularly in shoe and bag form, but this goes way beyond just that, infiltrating dresses, jackets, skirts, and tops too.

Oh, also, did I mention it’s hella cute? Take some fashion cues from these on-trend street-style stars to see what I mean:


Now that you’ve seen how to wear this textured leather look, let’s discuss how you can start implementing it in your day-to-day.

Start slow:

Dip your toes into the trend—literally—by beginning in the shoe department. There are so many cute styles out there—including vegan leather options!—that would be the perfect chic touch to your weekend brunch look. Please observe:

Gain momentum:

Once you’re feelin’ your reptilian lifestyle, you can add some handbag and other accessory love to mix and match with those boots up there.

Go all out:

Alright, if you’re ready to commit 100 percent to this lewk, it’s time to start really wearing that ish. Jackets, dresses, skirts—it’s all in your wardrobe. Start here:

You’ve now been armed with all the right croc-embossed tools, so if the fancy-lizard life is for you, please go on now and live it up.

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