Celine, Donna Karan, J. Mendel Spring 2013 RTW, images: IMAXtree
Give your jeans and T-shirts a rest and instead welcome spring's sweetest and most relaxed way of dressing in pretty pale hues. As seen at Celine, J. Mendel and Donna Karan, seductive silks and floaty chiffons in the most feminine colors will have you yearning for springtime like never before. Warm weather dressing at its best, these fluid and effortless pieces should be styled with minimal accessories and subtle makeup. Here are 10 sweet and soft shopping picks that will have you thinking for the first time all-sugar, no-spice is definitely alright.
A Pop of Aqua
Give your lace a cool pop of color with this pretty aqua sheath. Style it with metallic accessories and minimal jewelry for a sweet yet sophisticated result.
Delicious Peach Leather
The fun peachy hue gives this leather A-line dress elegance and feminine appeal. For an edgier stance, pair it with black sleek accessories and messy hair.
The Saucy Spearmint
Saucy side cutaways and flashy gold buttons provide an alluring contrast to an otherwise demure silk chiffon blouse. Versatile as it is pretty, this silk top pairs easily with all types of separates.
Warm as Summer
Give your neutral basics a break and instead slip on this apricot woven tank that is reminiscent of sugary confections. Sweet as summer, you will find yourself reaching for this tank on more than several occasions.
Fun Pastel Dots
White textured polka-dots give this pastel knit a sassy update. Keep it light as the spring season entails by pairing it with denim cut-offs and casually-cool accessories.
Polished in Pink
Give your professional gear a sugary sweet upgrade with this figure-tracing dress. Its structured silhouette keeps the dress business as usual, while the pink rose hue makes for an exciting and welcome change.
The Mint Changer
Rebecca Minkoff's "It" Becky jacket gets spring-ified in a super-cool mint color. The lightweight silk fabric makes this fashion-forward jacket a great separate to own during the warmer season.
Overlap in Pink
The overlapping panels on this tulip maxi skirt give it an airy feel that is effortlessly cool. Keep the relaxed look going by pairing this silk skirt with a neutral hued basic T and flat metallic sandals.
Key Lime Pants
Minimal details and a crisp finish keep these key lime pants on point with spring's latest fashion style. Give these cropped trousers a more feminine feel by pairing them with neutral sandals and a silk printed blouse.