How To Wear Your Spring Pieces Now


The time in between two true seasons is always tricky, but it’s the winter/spring gap in particular that feels the most confusing on account of wildly unpredictable weather. However, there are ways to sport next season’s core pieces now by employing thoughtful layers and savvy styling tricks. For those stand-out items you just can’t wait to wear, here are five outfit ideas for instant gratification.

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How To Wear Your Spring Pieces Now

Hero Piece: The Boho Maxi

Style your go-to bohemian maxi dress with a chunky, oversized sweater and suede over-the-knee boots for warmth. Finish with statement sunnies and a sleek saddle bag.

Sunbird Sunglasses



Italian Vachetta Mini Saddle Bag


Banana Republic

Suede Over The Knee Block Heeled Boot


Dune London

Printed Dress



Knit Sweater



Hero Piece: The Pleated Skirt

Wear spring's trendy pleated midi skirt now with tights and pointed-toe booties. A lace-up henley and trench coat are the finishing touches on a pragmatic yet stylish cold-weather look.

Pleated Midi Skirt



Blanche Leather Side Lace-Up Booties


Brian Atwood

Santiago Trench Coat



Grommet Lace-Up Ribbed Henley


Derek Lam

Heattech Knitted Tights



Hero Piece: The Slip Dress

Layer an of-the-moment slip dress over a tissue-thin long-sleeved shirt. Top with a blanket-style cardigan and add a ribbed beanie and sleek sneakers for a minimalist, Scandi-cool outcome.

Knit Hat



Cap-Toe Sneaker


Axel Arigato

Wool Blend Bouclé Cardigan


James Perse

Classic Jersey Top


T by Alexander Wang

Bias Long Slip


Organic by John Patrick

Hero Piece: The One-Shoulder Top

Get more mileage out of a one-shoulder top by wearing it with a basic long-sleeved bodysuit underneath. Keep the rest of the outfit sleek and straightforward by finishing with tonal leather trousers, classic pumps and refined earrings.

Cammeo Pumps



Nora Tasseled Leather Trousers


Rachel Zoe

Wool Jersey Boatneck Bodysuit



Floral Chevron Top



Nelle Ball Earrings


Common Muse

Hero Piece: The Platform Sandals

The socks-with-sandals look isn't for everyone, but if you're up for the challenge, just make sure to keep the color combo neutral and in a similar hue so the effect isn't jarring. Team with spring's ubiquitous uneven hem jeans, a crewneck knit, kimono jacket and simple choker for a fashion girl-approved ensemble.

Cuboid Collar Gold-Pated Choker


Eddie Borgo

Roll Top Glitter Ankle Sock



Quilted Kimono Jacket


Scotch & Soda

Transparent Knit Top



Insider Crop Step Fray Jeans



Clara Wooden-Platform Sandals


Robert Clergerie