Tracking the Smiley Face’s High-Fashion Makeover

Tracking the Smiley Face’s High-Fashion Makeover
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In some ways, there’s truth to the statement that fashion takes itself too seriously, but there are certain hints that prove there’s definitely a sense of humor lurking in the depths of even the most high-end designer’s repertoire. Often it’s showcased via silhouette, color and texture, or—as we’ve seen lately—the outright use of yellow smiley faces.

In fact, some of fashion’s biggest names have embraced the classic yellow symbol, like Anya Hindmarch, Fendi, and Marc Jacobs.

If you’re the type of gal to let your clothing and accessories do the talking for you, read on to shop 16 types of faces you’ll want to wear this season. 

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Quelle surprise—fashion has a sense of humor! Read on to shop 16 chic smiley face pieces now.

Joshua Sanders Smiley-Face Leather Platform Trainers, $324; at Matches 

Anya Hindmarch Smiley Crossbody Bag, $795; at Shopbop

Marc by Marc Jacobs Cotton Sweatshirt, $168; at Stylebop

Moschino Smiley Face Bikini, $352; at Stylebop

Fendi Yellow Fur Smiley Face Keychain, $650; at SSense

Pansy Shet Hat, $115; at Acne Studios

Anya Hindmarch Smiley Silk Scarf, $175; at Anya Hindmarch

Drama Diamonds & Pearl Earrings, $493; at Nektar Destagni

Giles Eek Hat, $68; at Wool and the Gang

Les Petits JoueursGrace Smile Clutch Bag, $650; at Neiman Marcus

Venessa Arizaga Emoji Bobby Pin Set, $65; at Shopbop

FILLES A PAPA Smiley Tee, $115; at Farfetch

Chiara Ferragni I Feel Slip On Sneakers, $295; at Shopbop

Henten Smiley Clutch, $120.51; at Farfetch

HKM Philtre Skirt, $238; at American Two Shot

Bored Necklace, $185; at Winden Jewelry

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