The Lust List: Boho-Chic Essentials

The Lust List: Boho-Chic Essentials
ESSENCE.COM Apr, 08, 2011

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Turbans and headwraps are the perfect way to exude boho-chic. Not only do they make a fun fashion statement, but they work wonders on a bad hair day. Solange’s ethnic turban is a total must-have.

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Jennifer Behr Silk Knotted Turban Headband, $325. Available at

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Cara Accessories Tie Dye Turban Head Wrap, $29. Available at

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Cara Accessories Tie Dye Turban Head Wrap, $29. Available at

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Diane von Furstenberg printed stretch-silk turban, $45. Available at

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Anthropologie polka dot turban, $178. Available at

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A long, flowing maxi dress is a staple of the boho-chic look. As soon as you put on this dress, you will feel as free as a bird.

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Tibi paisley chiffon maxi dress, $583. Available at

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Halston Heritage Sugar Coral Silk Maxi Dress, $ 1,115. Available at

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Ikat Maxi Dress, $185. Available at

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Old Navy halter maxi dress, $25. Available at

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Haya one shoulder maxi Dress, $290.00. Available at

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Loose, flowing sweaters are perfect for spring. Beyonce’s boho inspired knit sweater is simple, chic and right on trend.

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Knitted crochet top, $75. Available at

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Apricot Knitted Cape Cardi, $76. Available at

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Knitted White Cobweb Tee, $70. Available at

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Daytrip Crochet Sweater Vest, $28. Available at

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Knitted Mustard Crochet Fifties Style Cardigan, $80. Available at

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Bruce II Crochet Cardigan, $392. Available at

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As the spring months arrive, now is the time to break out big, boho hats. Lisa Bonet’s hat is both fashion and function as it shields her from the hot sun.

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Blanche Capeline hat, $495. Available at

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Zara two-tone wide brim hat with bow, $30. Available at

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Rawnie Hat, $295. Available at

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Ralph Lauren Raffia Striped Sun Hat, $98. Available at

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J. Crew summer straw hat, $35. Available at

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Solange is our go-to boho muse. She pulls off ethinc prints better than any other celeb, and we are inspired by her fun, free-spirited prints. From rompers to sheath dresses, here are a few of our favorite ways to rock prints.

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Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent Tribal Stripe Button Back Romper, $159. Available at

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Etro oversized printed linen coat, $2,650 Available at

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Dorothy Perkins red ethnic panel dress, $44. Available at

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Eliza J tribal printed beaded neckline shift dress,$108.00. Available at

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Steffen Schraut Navy Ethnic Print Dress, $310. Available at

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When it comes to boho-chic, Erykah Badu is a definite trendsetter. We fell in love with her dramatic bracelets, and we are sure you will too! Check out some pieces that are must-haves for your boho look.

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Mega Metal Woven Cuff, $40. Available at

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Anuja Tolia Ridged Cuff, $213. Available at Eclectic

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Juicy Couture mixed media cuff bracelet, $85. Available at

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House of Harlow 1960 Tribal Cuff Bracelet, $195. Available at

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Laura Elizabeth Brittany Cuff, $88. Available at

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Philippe Audibert silver plated cuff, $425. Available at

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A hot pair of tribal earrings add the perfect finishing look to a boho-chic outfit. Our favorite earrings mix elements of metal and beads and we can never have too many pairs!

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Jacquie Aiche 5 Diamond Beaded Earring,$76. Available at

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Stamped Ethnic Coral Disc Earring, $13. Available at

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Zora’s Ethnic Style Hammered Gold Tier Drop Earrings, $34. Available at

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Juicy Couture Wanderlust gradient waterfall earrings, $58. Available at

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House of Harlow 1960 Tiered Coin Earrings, $172. Available at

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House of Harlow fringe earrings, $75. Available at

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Indigo Haute Couture Earrings, $400. Available at

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A true fashionista never leaves home without a great bag. Our boho-chic faves all have one thing in common — fun fringe! Joy Bryant rocked a fringed, mini shoulder bag which inspired our favorite picks.

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Suede Fringed Cross Body Bag, $60. Available at

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Miu Miu Suede Fringed Bag, $750. Available at

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Tan Fringed Suede Shopper, $175. Available at

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J.j. Winters Women Fringe Bag, $395. Available at

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Enshallah Tuby Bag, $250. Available at

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We love the freedom of boho-chic style which allows for a touch of edge sometimes too. Lauryn Hill dressed up her vintage tee with a leather jacket, which is perfect jacket for cool spring nights.

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We love the freedom of boho-chic style which allows for a touch of edge sometimes too. Yaya DaCosta dressed up her boho maxi dress with a leather jacket, which is the perfect jacket for cool spring nights.

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Rebecca Minkoff coco quilted leather jacket, $750. Available at

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Vince nude leather jacket, $1,490. Available at

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Premium Wine Suede Fringed Eyelet Short Jacket, $300. Available at

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Drew leather bomber jacket, $1,100. Available at

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Farrah leather bomber jacket, $1,215. Available at

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