11/07/2013 16:09 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

The Crown Is Back - Here's How To Wear Yours

Heads up and be poised - the crown is back. Yes Dolce & Gabbana's AW13 show in Milan was a regal, ridiculously-beautiful parade of dramatic jewels and embellishment - but actually we knew the crown would find us.


OK, so the ladies on the catwalk wore them with majesty and model-perfection, but here's exactly how to wear a crown:

1. Think along the lines of Courtney Love and not Kate Middleton.

2. Forget the whole cape thing, that's far too try-hard, go in all I-always-pull-off-wearing-a-crown and team it with denim or Converse or both.

3. Never let it sit too straight. This really goes without saying, but wear your crown askew in that jaunty way which shows you're open to a tipple or two BUT also that you have absolute gravity when needs be.


4. And when it comes to jewels, less is more is not a thing - it's a crown, it must say splendour and fabulousness. Bling it up.

Now that you've got the crown look sussed, you need to feast your eyes on the Dolce & Gabbana show if you haven't already: