Luxe Life

Use your skull to add edgy glamour


1. SLEEPY HEAD
You probably won’t find a three-dimensional skull in Limoges porcelain at any party store, but L’Objet has what you’re looking for. $450; www.l-objet.com

2. HEADS WILL ROLL
This is certainly not your grandmother’s china. Clearly, the cool factor of the upcycled vintage gold skull teacup from Melody Rose of London will impress your houseguests. 
$60; www.melodyrose.co.uk


3. DAY OF THE DEAD
Skull motifs werethe signature of the late Alexander McQueen, and the brand’s Italian-made umbrella comes with a skull handle. $495; www.net-a-porter.com

4. SKELETON IN THE CLOSET
The Masked Skull Clock by Amara in fine bone china is complemented by a hand-painted, 22-karat gold edge and a brass mechanism. $85, www.amara.com

5. HEAD TO TOE
Slip out to do some trick-or-treating with these skull-embroidered velvet slippers. They’re perfect for getting into the Halloween spirit without sacrificing comfort. $350; www.deltoroshoes.com 

6. OFF WITH HIS HEAD
Every home can be haunted with this skull print and white neon light from Sonder Living. $2,997; www.sonderliving.com

7. CHILLED TO THE BONE
Throw the ultimate Halloween party at any of Cipriani’s four Manhattan locations. Price upon request; www.cipriani.com 

8. CROSS YOUR HEART
Induct someone special into your own secret society with skull-and-crossbones cufflinks in sterling silver with garnet eyes. $480; www.kingbabystudio.com

9. CROSSBONES
The Christian Dior 18-karat white-gold and diamond skull pendant, available at True Facet, is pre-owned, but that adds to the mystery. $2,894; www.truefacet.com

10. CRYSTAL SKULL
Judith Leiber makes a skull-shaped handbag covered in Austrian crystals look like art. $5,495; www.saks.com