Fashionable Finds for Animal Lovers

As the fashionistas of the world descend upon New York City this week for the fall 2015 runway shows, we turn our attention to a style often overlooked by fashion models and editors: adorable animal-inspired accessories and clothing — our favorite!

Even if you can’t sit front row at the shows or attend the Pet Fashion Show, which also hits the catwalk this week, you can have your finger on the pulse of furry fashion with these five stylish finds. 

Spring Fashions With Animals

ad campaign for new swatch watches

Courtesy of Swatch

My Pet & Me Swatch Watches

Swatch made a name for itself in the 1980s with watches featuring bold colors and wild patterns. Today, the company is keeping animal lovers on time for the shows — and beyond — with its new My Pet & Me collection. Highlights of the quirky lineup include a watch covered in French Bulldogs and a feline design called Catitude.

Available at, $60-$70.

fox pendant necklace

Courtesy of Anthropologie

Animal Pendant Necklace

British jewelry designer Bill Skinner — known for his work with high-end labels such as Van Cleef & Arpels, Vivienne Westwood and Burberry — teamed up with Anthropologie to create whimsical animal pendant necklaces. The collection, which includes a fox, a hare and an elephant, is crafted with precious stones and fine metals, but the pieces are easily affordable.

Available at, $118.

t-shirt with drawings of birds

Courtesy of Tory Burch

Allanah Tee From Tory Burch

Runway looks can seem impractical for everyday wear. Fortunately, designers are creating more wearable pieces to complement their couture collections. We love this tweet — er, sweet — T-shirt from Tory Burch, which has a step-by-step drawing of a bird. Dress it up with an A-line skirt or keep it casual with skinny jeans.

Available at, $125.

short-sleeved sweatshirt with dog drawing

Courtesy of Uniqlo

Keith Haring for Uniqlo

Japanese fashion label Uniqlo is introducing a new generation of fashion enthusiasts — and dog lovers — to the work of artist Keith Haring. The line includes cozy, casual pieces showcasing Haring's recognizable designs, such as this sweatshirt with a quirky drawing of a dog.

Available at, $34.90.

black kitten flats

Courtesy of ModCloth

Furry Up Flats

Comfy shoes are a Fashion Week must, and these feline flats from ModCloth are absolutely purr-fect for the rigors of runway hopping. Unfortunately, they won't be sold until spring — but it never hurts to plan ahead.

Available at, $54.99.


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