Can’t get enough of this cheerful hue and here’s why: it’s surprisingly versatile (pair w/ blues, neutrals, lavender, grey, black…the list goes on) and not only will it brighten your look, it will brighten your mood too! Seriously. Give it a try…
Bam. Elisa Nalin always nails it with her bright color pairings and mix of textures. Mint is also perfect for spring, especially when you long for summer brights but winter just won’t seem to go away (I’m talking to you Chicago!).
Get the Look:
UO Pleated Chiffon Mini in Mint or BCBG Pleat Skirt / J.Crew Neon Stripe Sweater or Maykool Pink Stripe Sweater or Autumn Cashmere Mesh Stripe Sweater/ J.Crew Keeper Chambray Shirt or Madewell Perfect Chambray Shirt
*Images via Vanessa Jackman.
Stunning! A tough moto jacket is the perfect counterpart to an otherwise feminine look–especially when paired with spring florals, pastels or white (my fave). Dress it up with lace up pumps as above or take a cue from Veronika Heilbrunner (below) and add some colorful sneaks. Either way, these ladies know how it’s done!
For a similar look try Vince’s Vintage Leather Jacket (splurge). Two more affordable options are the Oasis Slash Leather Biker Jacket ($296) and the ASOS Leather Biker Jacket ($169). This PU Quilted Biker Jacket is a steal at $88.00.
Images via Vanessa Jackman
Teen Vogue’s Jane Keltner de Valle in Jason Wu.
I’m DYING over this floral blouse on Taylor Tomasi Hill.
And this bold yellow midi skirt… yes, please.
Loving these wide leg stunners on Teen Vogue’s Sierra Tishgart.
Teen Vogue accessories director Shiona Turini is known for her sartorial street smarts. Here, she rocks a mixed media midi skirt with a sleeveless shirt. A great combo for hot summer days. For a similar look, try this geo print skirt from Tibi (now on sale!) and pair it with a sleeveless Equipment blouse and slingback sandals. Add some sunnies, bangles, and a colorblock satchel.
Image via All The Pretty Birds.
Liz Cherkasova of Late Afternoon demonstrates how white on white can be soft and feminine but also sophisticated with a smidge of edge. The feminine lace top and sorbet hued accessories work with the layered necklaces and clean lines of the blazer and denim. Love it all.
Blazer from Zara/ Top BB Dakota / Cord Necklace ASOS / Madewell Skinny Denim/ American Apparel Clutch/ Pour La Victoire Wedges/Drop Necklace by Karen London / Bracelets from Ruche/ Sunglasses from Nasty Gal (similar pair here)
Via Late Afternoon
Leigh Lezark rocks a punchy yellow suit.
Nautical chic in shades of blue and gold.
Vibrant fuchsia pairs elegantly with a green painterly print.
Elisa Nalin adds her signature dose of color with some amazing footwear.
A pretty printed maxi is elevated with sky-high yellow pumps.
White denim is winter appropriate with a flashy striped fur.
A belted jacket and full skirt is elegant and demure.
A pretty peplum.
Elisa Nalin in green and blue and, as per usual, another pair of amazing footwear.
An open back on Stephanie LaCava.