Lily Collins goes for the gold

Aug 21, 2013

What's the best way to accessorize a crop top on the red carpet? According to Lily Collins, it's with a gold Pluma Italia chain necklace and matching gold statement cuff watch.

At the Germany premiere of her latest film, "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones," she donned a surprisingly sultry ensemble, which included an itty bitty top by Paper London and a floor-grazing, voluminous Halston Heritage skirt. The actress swept her hair back in a chic low chignon and rocked a smoldering smoky eye, which enhanced the overall edgy look.

Collins isn't just brave off-screen, either: The actress told MTV News that while playing Clary Fray in "Mortal Instruments," she had to run in high heels. 

"It was difficult [running in heels], but I never fell once" she told the source. "But I am having wardrobe talks for the next one, and I am probably going to request a little shorter heels or a little less revealing."

The actress' boldness paid off at the premiere in Berlin, however, as her striking jewelry choices certainly completed the outfit. Next time you're looking to add some intrigue to an all black ensemble, follow Collins' lead and don a chunky necklace like the 4.50 TCW Pave Cubic Zirconia Rolo-Link Necklace In Yellow Gold Tone 19 1/2" has sparkling links mixed in with gold for a glam effect. Or, you could amp up the drama with the