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Spring Fashion trends 2013
Usher in warmer weather with neon, floral and other hot looks for spring.
By Kevin Aeh
Published: April 3, 2013
This perennial fashion statement is in full bloom again. But this time, the flowers are bigger and bolder.
On Allie: Floral split-back jacket, $50 at Akira; black-and-white floral jumper, $110, neon spike bracelets, $35 for a set of five, both at Topshop; crystal beaded bracelet, $40 at Club Monaco.
Photo: Julia Stotz, Styling: Marta Cebrat, Hair/makeup: Sara Jean Stevens, Model: Allie Redmond/Ford Models423.sh.ft.1.springfashion.trends.floral1xSS.jpg161751011
TrendBlack and white
Make like a 1940s film star and embrace the contrast. This basic combo is big this season—especially when it comes to stripes.
On Erica: BCBG guy blazer, $248 at Bloomingdale’s; Dolce Vita sleeveless blouse, $88 at Penelope’s; pleather skirt, $76 at Topshop; Jeffrey Campbell Koons heels, $140 at Akira.
On Phil: Character hero dinosaur T-shirt, $24 at Urban Outfitters; Ezekiel Chopper jeans, $80, XRay Nivac cardigan, $90, both at Futurgarb; Supra sneakers, $70, braided leather bracelets, $15 each, both at Akira.
Photo: Julia Stotz, Styling: Marta Cebrat, Hair/makeup: Sara Jean Stevens, Models: Erica Miramontes/Ford, Phil Rheinecker/Factor423.sh.ft.2.springfashion.trends.blackwhitexSS.jpg161751062
The way to keep this trend from seeming tired: bright hues and even brighter accessories.
On Allie (left): French Connection dress, $148, Aqua white chevron necklace, $48, Kate Spade pink clutch, $158, Delman Darci shoes, $598, all at Bloomingdale’s; head band, stylist’s own.
On Phil: Hugo Boss shirt, $145 at Akira; teal Lux suit, $600 at Topman; Cole Haan Air Colton saddle shoes, $200 at Bloomingdale’s.
On Erica: BCBG Blair dress, $268 at Bloomingdale’s; M. Cebrat necklace, $65 at mcebrat.com; violet purse, $18 at H&M; gold bracelet, $22.50 at Nordstrom; Jessica Simpson Devin shoes, $100 at Akira.
Photo: Julia Stotz, Styling: Marta Cebrat, Hair/makeup: Sara Jean Stevens, Models: Allie Redmond/Ford, Phil Rheinecker/Factor, Erica Miramontes/Ford Models423.sh.ft.3.springfashion.trends.colorblockxSS.jpg161751113
Yep, hot pink and electric yellow haven’t blinded us all quite yet. In case you threw out your neon options at the end of last summer, here are some more.
On Phil: Orange windbreaker, $90, teal perforated shorts, $160, both at Topman; Jackson oxford shirt by Crate, $78 at Penelope’s.
On Allie: Pink quilted jacket, $136 at Topshop; Ainsley yellow silk blouse, $98 at Aritzia; blue shorts, $13 at H&M; Famma blue suede necklace, $100 at Penelope’s.
Photo: Julia Stotz, Styling: Marta Cebrat, Hair/makeup: Sara Jean Stevens, Models: Phil Rheinecker/Factor, Allie Redmond/Ford Models423.sh.ft.4.springfashion.trends.neonxSS.jpg161751164
Don’t be afraid to pair stripes with floral or polka dots with zigzags. The more, the merrier!
On Allie (left): Spike bracelets, $35 for a set of three at Topshop; gold color-block bracelets, $22, Tilda oxford rhinestone top, $110, both at J.Crew; graphic cardigan, $18, pastel argyle socks, $10 for a pack of five, both at H&M; rhinestone bracelet, $40, Cecilia skirt, $129.50, both at Club Monaco; Mona Mia shoes, $60 at Akira; Kate Spade clutch, $158 at Bloomingdale’s.
On Erica: Aztec rope necklace, $30 at Topshop; graphic Naomi blazer, $239, gold necklace, $39, both at Club Monaco; Wilfred Les Halles shorts, $120 at Aritzia; socks, $10 for a pack of five at H&M; Liliana Rosalie cutout heels, $65 at Akira.
Photo: Julia Stotz, Styling: Marta Cebrat, Hair/makeup: Sara Jean Stevens, Models: Allie Redmond/Ford Models, Erica Miramontes/Ford Models423.sh.ft.5.springfashion.trends.patternmixingxSS.jpg161751215