Emma Clegg's floral egg sculpture for Faberge's Big Egg Hunt
You’ve heard of shop the style, well now you can eat the style… Easter is on it’s way so we’ve rounded up the most outrageous oeufs to suit your springtime wardrobe. Because a Crème Egg might taste awesome, but, frankly, it doesn’t match our shoes.
1. The Painterly Print
Find your next muse with this Beat Zoderer inspired Pierre Hermé egg. Covered in criss-crossing multi-coloured bands of chocolate, this is an egg to put on a pedestal. We challenge you to find the secret drawer…
Accessorise with: Chanel SS14
Pierre Hermé ‘Hommage a Beat Zoderer’, £173.00
2. The Graphic LBD
An egg with an edge, Hotel Chocolat’s ‘The Facet’ is one for the brooding artist in all of us.
Accessorise with: Gareth Pugh SS14
Hotel Chocolat ‘The Facet’, £20.00
3. The Polka Dot Piece
This egg is spot on. Need we say more?
Accessorise with: Sportmax SS14
Melrose and Morgan ‘Polka Dot Egg’, £10.95
4. The Rabbit Ear Headband
Giving Bugs Bunny a run for his money, Pierre Marcolini’s praline-covered creation will entice animal lovers everywhere.
Accessorise with: Moschino SS14
Pierre Marcolini ‘The Little Cartoon Rabbit Ears’, £13.90
5. The Printed Pastel
A little bird told us that this handpainted Rococo egg is limited edition. Catch one before it flies away!
Accessorise with: Miu Miu SS14
Rococo Limited Edition Handpainted Egg, £34.99
6. The Top-to-Toe Yellow
We’re not yolking, this egg is worth splashing out for. Caramel lovers, this one’s for you!
Accessorise with: Bora Aksu SS14
Hotel Chocolat ‘The Splat’, £12.50
7. The Breton Stripe
Monochrome minimalism is the name of the game for this Breton inspired treat. We’ll be eating ours whilst wearing a beret and watching arthouse films.
Accessorise with: Richard Nicoll SS14
Melt ‘Breton Stripe Egg’, £19.00
8. The Pink Party Dress
An egg of pure elegance (with just a touch of frou frou). The perfect indulgence if white chocolate is your plaisir.
Accessorise with: Elie Saab SS14
Laduree ‘Les Marquis de Laduree’, £14.50
9. The New Metallic
Deep purple and velvet to the touch, this egg will have you starry-eyed.
Accessorise with: Lanvin SS14
The Chocolate Society ‘Purple Velvet Egg’, £19.95
10. The Model Moment
Ok, we admit it, this one you can’t actually eat. But, with artists and designers creating larger than life easter eggs which have been hidden all over New York, The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt is the ultimate easter egg hunt for any fashion-easter. We dare you to try and find this Kate Moss marvel by legendary photographer Bruce Weber.
Accessorise with: All the other eggs!
The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt
By George Driver
Images from REX.