2016 is the year of the monkey, but designers don’t seem to care all that much. Instead, they seem to be fascinated with the legendary serpent. From Gucci to Givenchy, this fall is all about the snake. Here are five of our favourite snake-inspired pieces to add to your wardrobe this fall.

(Photo credit: Givenchy)

1

Balenciaga

T-shirts are a staple for every man so why not opt for one with a fierce print instead?This Balenciaga t-shirt (approx. HK$1,859) will turn any casual outfit into a stylish look.

2

Gucci

Gucci was the first brand to reinvent the serpent and has continued to bring it back for the past few seasons. These sleek gym shorts (approx. HK$5,063) will elevate your casual ensemble.

3

Givenchy

The snake was the star of Givenchy’s Fall/Winter 2016 show. One of the statement pieces is this cobra sweater (approx. HK$8,391) which will elevate your wardrobe for fall.

4

Berluti

Bomber jackets have been all the rage these past few seasons, and this fall is no exception. This Berluti jacket (HK$46,874) comes with a graphic embroidery of a serpent.

5

Alexander McQueen

For those who like to keep it simple, this Alexander McQueen t-shirt (HK$1,506) is the one for you. The cobra and skull design adds an edge to your wardrobe.

Tais Elize
Taïs Elize is a half-Dutch half-Surinamese fashion model who has been travelling the world for more than a decade. As a stylist, Taïs believes fashion isn’t about the overall collections; rather, it's about admiring the individuality of each piece and appreciating the beauty that lies in the details. Follow @taiselize on Instagram.