By Dana Flax
According to Elle.com, the hottest trend for summer is none other than metallics. Seriously, ladies, you don't have to be a hard rocker or part of a motorcycle gang to wear metal studs and iridescent fabrics with pride. Take a tip from Rihanna: metallic accessories can even serve as instruments of self-defense! Fashion as function, people.
Now click through to see some major metallic fashions modeled by your favorite stars, then decide if you want to try this at home. And if you do, just steer clear of the microwave (to be on the safe side of stylish).