Posts tagged "spring style"

Must Haves: 7 Spring Scarves To Tie On

A colorful, lightweight scarf is indispensable at this time of year. Every spring, I purchase one cheery scarf as my signature accessory. Instantly, sweaters, T-shirts and dresses have a whole new vibe. Plus, given how much the temps can fluctuate, scarves add a much needed extra layer for chilly mornings and sunsets. Slide one around…

Sophie Leon / May 21, 2014

Hi/Lo: White Eyelet Tank And Pencil Skirt Suit

This Alexander Wang eyelet suit costs hundreds more than my wedding dress! White eyelet never goes out of style, but there is no way in hell I would spend $1,000+ on a white suit. I’d have to wear a plastic poncho to protect the damn outfit from THE WORLD! I saw “Can’t Buy Me Love”!

Sophie Leon / May 11, 2014

Must Haves: 10 Pretty Pairs Of Spring-Ready Shorts

Shorts are a standard come the warm weather, but wearing denim cutoffs every day can get old fast. Upgrading to a more put-together lace or patterned pair brings your casual summer look to the next level — and even better, if your office is on the laid-back side, these may just fit the bill. These…

Rachel Krause / April 27, 2013

Spring Must Haves: 10 Perfect Pairs Of Printed Jeans

Like an amazing piece of statement jewelry, a pair of printed jeans takes a basic look and turns it into something special. White tee? Grey sweatshirt? Sneakers? Add colorful printed denim and you’ve got a serious Outfit (yes, with a capital O) on your hands. It’s nigh summer, which makes it the perfect time to…

Rachel Krause / April 19, 2013

Must Haves: 10 Pairs Of Badass Black Spring Shoes (Under $200!)

I subscribe to the style theory of “all black everything.” I’m pretty religious about it most of the year, but come summer, my wardrobe tends to lighten up. (Maybe some dark grey?) My shoes, on the other hand, are nothin’ but black. Black boots, black sandals, black heels — why buy anything else? Black i…

Rachel Krause / April 2, 2013

Shopping Guide: 7 Breezy Blouses

Lightweight blouses are the perfect garment for spring and summer. They pair equally well with trousers as they do with denim cutoffs, which makes them perfect for warm days at the office or weekend adventures. Click through to check out seven of our favorite breezy styles in a rainbow of colors!

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 3, 2012

Shopping Guide: 7 Skater Skirts For Spring

Looking for an undeniably springy item to add to your wardrobe this season? Try a skater skirt. They’re comfy, flattering, and perfect for twirling around in meadows, which is what all of us do in springtime, right? Click through to check out seven of our faves in a variety of colors, patterns, and textures ……

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 28, 2012

Ask A Stylist: How Do I Incorporate Spring Trends On A Budget?

When Ami asked me to give her styling tips on how to work new spring trends into her wardrobe, I was excited to play dress up with her. The focus of our session was on how to work the few new pieces she purchased into her existing wardrobe and how to subtly incorporate spring trend…

Stefany Mohebban / April 23, 2012

Style Stealer: Rachel Roy In Chambray And Yellow

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that Rachel Roy has a pretty damn good grasp on style — the fashion fixture is always right on trend without becoming a victim of it. Naturally, the same could be said of our Amelia, who totally beat Rachel to the chambray shirt, yellow pants one-two punch. Damn right! Anyway,…

Rachel Krause / March 25, 2012

Take It To The Max

Let me tell you a secret: sometimes, when I am feeling supremely lazy, I will wear a maxi dress all day long and then sleep in it that night. I mean, a maxi dress is essentially just a nice-ish looking nightgown, so can you blame me? Well, one maxi dress I won’t be wearing to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 9, 2011

Designer-Inspired Stacked Heels At A Pauper’s Price

Take a good look at this shoe. It is reminiscent of a number of different designer heels currently being featured in magazines and sold at expensive retailers like Bloomingdale’s and Shopbop. Amazingly, however, these stacked heeled sandals — which would look so cute with everything from skinny jeans to a floaty sundress — are from…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 3, 2011

Style Stealer: Eva Longoria’s Monochromatic Cool

In some ways, Eva Longoria’s outfit is nothing to crow about. The color palette is almost dishwater-y, to be honest, yet somehow it’s still effortlessly chic. On the off chance that it wouldn’t look so great on a mere mortal, here’s how to get the look far more affordably…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 17, 2011

Style Stealer: Reese Witherspoon’s Denim Jumper & Cork Wedges

So, you may not be a newly married movie star with the bones to drop on $700 Chloe wedges, but dammit, you can at least sort of look like it. How to get Reese Witherspoon’s sweet all-American look, after the jump!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 16, 2011

And The Prize Goes To … The Best Spring Style Resolutions!

Last Friday, I psyched you guys up for spring with the prospect of owning this fun, flirty, and floral dress from French Connection. I asked you to share your spring style resolutions — the 10 best answers would win this happy little frock. You made it really, really hard to choose. I wish I had…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 11, 2011

Win This! The Perfect French Connection Dress For Spring

Just look at this French Connection dress. With its floral pattern and bright color, it’s literally giving the middle finger to dreary, overcast cold temperatures. And a few lucky readers will be able to join the frock in its defiance of winter and anticipation of warmer weather because we’re giving away 10!
WIN THIS!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 4, 2011

Crave: Lulu’s Pleated Dress

This might be the perfect spring dress. The bright turquoise is fun and casual, and the interesting pleat detail fancifies the frock for cocktail parties. The origami bodice is supported by interior boning, which is great for bigger-chested ladies who know that strapless bras don’t always do the trick. As an added plus, the sash…

Leonora Epstein / April 30, 2009