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If there was ever a collection we can see moms and their daughters fighting over, it is the new Araks spring '13 line. From wide-legged bermuda shorts to tourist sandals, the New York-based line has released a collection of oversized, simply cut separates that will not only speak to the fashion-forward ladies, but to those classic dressers seeking to update their wardrobes.
Mix in a few nicely tailored suits in revved-up neutrals — perfect for work or play — and some awfully pretty springtime dresses (that we think would double nicely as wedding dresses), and we're in love with this collection, which truly has mass appeal. Let the borrowing wars commence!
Shoes. Let's get some shoes. No, seriously. We pretty much want everything we spotted on the streets of NYC during Fashion Week. Shoes can make or break an outfit. And, that's why, this season more than ever, showgoers brought their A game in the footwear department.
Normcore invaded the street style scene this year, read
Sporty, short shorts paired with puffy, white sneakers and thick, white ankle socks. Checkered button-down shirts tucked into loose chinos. Unbranded, curve-brim baseball caps. These looks exemplify the true "found-it-in-my-dad's-closet" nature of normcore. Allow us to point out that they're also the staples of Forrest read