As we move into spring I feel like it’s a time for rebirth, reawakening and acceptance. For me, spring brings acceptance of what is and what will be, acknowledging that each season we have a chance to start anew. Spring inspires me to take chances that I didn’t last season and to be open to the possibility of a new self. One that is more confident, more daring and most importantly happy in the present.
Spring debuts clean lines, simple silhouettes and layers. With all of these elements, the spring style possibilities are endless. Pairing this lightweight tunic over pants creates clean lines and presents an effortless look that captures the fresh aesthetic of spring.
One way to make a bold statement and transition out of winter and into spring is by adding an over the top reflective/metallic material over a soft turtleneck. The contrasting textures create an interesting and visually appealing look.
Another important aspect of spring style lies in mixing and matching soft hues, like Pantone’s colors of the year: rose quartz and serenity, with simple, small and seemingly minute details. By styling the soft and sweet ruffle detail Jill Stuart body suit with relaxed minimalistic pants and accessories. The look gave off a laid-back sophisticated and feminine spring vibe.
New necklines for spring are totally on trend this season. Collars are here to stay and I say the bigger the better! Raw denims act as a neutral and can be worn alone or paired with silk or satin for a dramatic look with contrasting textures. Also try playing up a look with oversized earrings or minimalist jewels.
Sneakers By Nike/Dress & Coat By Objects Without Meaning
Blazer By L’Agence/Skirt By Paul & Joe/Sweater By AssaliEarring By Zara/Choker By Natalie Chapman/Pins By Astley ClarkeJacket:Citizens Of Humanity/Shirt By H&M/Pants By Jill Stuart/Boots By Saint LaurentBodysuit By Jill Stuart/Shorts By Alexander Wang Available At Madison
Finally it’s not taboo to say that comfortable can be sexy and it’s true, when you feel good you walk taller. For once you won’t be thinking about how miserable you are in your best pair of too tight denim. Try out those culottes, opt for flats or stylish sneakers. So this spring, try new things, wear new materials or colors you have never worn before and be confident in your own skin and know that there is always tomorrow to start fresh.
Photographer: Porter Counts/ Model: Erika Stasiuleviciute @ Photogenics/ Makeup Artist: Jenna Kristina/ Hair Stylist: Kat Thompson
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