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Okay, so this hasn't exactly been a hardcore winter so far — any longtime Washingtonian knows that things really get dire in January and February. But if you've already exhausted your winter wardrobe and just can't wait to go bare-legged again, you'll be stoked to see the ethereal spring '13 lookbook from Miri, helmed by local designer Mera Anwar.
The Parsons grad and J.Crew vet is already one of our favorite local talents, and for spring, she has filled her collection with floaty neutral frocks, ladylike separates, and tons of lace. (Oh yeah, there are flower crowns — swoon.) You can scope out the full collection here, but first, take a peek at the dresses and separates we're coveting now.
Our noses are redder than a Louboutin sole, and we haven't felt our toes since October. Yep, it’s cold here in NYC. But, in Wisconsin, for example (where this editor's mother lives), it's even worse. (Meanwhile, his brother in L.A. thinks his 65-degree day is nippy.)
Winter weather may be complicated, but our read
Try as it might, a temperature drop does not always get in the way of those who love a short hem. Yes, we're opposed to frostbitten legs, but we’ve become really good at layering warm tights and tossing on high boots to help fight the chill. Because, nobody should have to give up skirts just because it's winter. read