Lighten up this spring… or don't. If you're a goth or just your regular, everyday don't-care-about-the-seasons girl, you can wear your anti-pastel rebellion on your sleeve—or arm or waist. Thanks to the wealth of choice in the marketplace, you can totally bring an unexpected color to the table. You can also take advantage of darks' versatility by coordinating however you want. Be unexpected and buck spring's colorful looks by keeping it dark.
Feel a little like getting in the spring spirit with florals but want to keep it dark? This bag is perfect for that.
$44 at Pixie Market.
Dark but Airy
This dress looks dark but the open-weave knit is perfect for warmer temps.
$66 at Pixie Market.
We are totally feeling an extra-long top this spring and this one is so basic and versatile.
$44.99 at ModCloth.
Another dark floral perfect for keeping your feet on the ground—and you can go light or dark on the top.
$1140 at Net-a-Porter.
Pants but Better
Another black-but-airy choice that keeps it dark but also light—a winning conundrum.
$195 at Koshka.
This dress is so festive and will carry you from party to party to afterparty this spring and summer (and fall and winter with tights.)
$185 at Koshka.
Your New Everyday
This is such a basic but the trim and color combo elevate it.
$76 at Topshop.
This deep red leather jacket is an update both to spring's light colors and the basic black leather.
$1995 at Net-a-Porter.
Jewel Toned and Fancy
You can toe the line between dark and light with this snazzy maxi.
$125 at Madewell.
This army green Cambridge Satchel bag is such a fun and unexpected color for spring.
$237.37 at ASOS.