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Outfit Inspiration: Creative Layers for Spring

March 9, 2016

Creative Layers for Spring

Because the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold, March presents a unique set of styling dilemmas. Spring is well on its way, but some souvenirs from winter’s passing still linger here and there. How does one dress accordingly? Get creative!

Creative Layers for Spring

This spring, I look forward to light layers and outfits that flaunt a pop of color or embrace a bit of pattern-play. As opposed to business appropriate attire, casual looks allow room for creativity–and a makeup-free face, and a messy bun, and a crazy pair of shades. My most recent casual look for spring combines all of these elements into one playful ensemble.

As classic as a chocolate croissant, the Breton striped shirt is an iconic French fashion staple. Thankfully for style’s sake, the beloved item made the journey overseas. A surefire sign of spring, the delicate blend of navy and cream introduces a touch of warmth into a transitional wardrobe. Let the pattern stand alone, or pair it with something more rugged to give your casual outfit-of-the-day edge. Military vests in olive-green are flattering for all. Opt for a thin silky vest for spring and summer, or go with a vest in a heavier-knit fabric that you can wear again come fall and winter.

What’s your favorite way to play with creative layers for spring? Share your picks here and the shop the look below.

Creative Layers for Spring

Creative Layers for Spring

Creative Layers for Spring

Creative Layers for Spring

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4 Comments

  • Reply Alexa Johnson March 14, 2016 at 11:12 am

    This look is super cute! Love it!

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