Must Haves: 9 Not-Too-Frilly Pastel Pieces
Pastel colors are sooooo dreamy — they're all soft and washed-out and Easter egg-y, and feminine without the outright girlishness of, say, hot pink. They're also perfect for spring… which I seriously hope is on its way. As a longtime all black-wearer, I'm always looking for ways to incorporate pale colors into my look without it declaring, "This light blue sweater is totally, ridiculously out of place in my wardrobe!" The key is hunting down pieces that are just slightly different from the First Communion fare usually associated with pale pinks, greens, lavenders, et al… Here are 9 such dresses, pants, and tops that will make themselves at home in any closet come spring.