Well, friends, we got through that together. After what felt like a lifetime worth of blizzards, subzero temps, Olympic-grade snowdrifts, and public-transit fails, we made it to spring. And, though it might STILL be too cold to store our coats just yet, it is warm enough to start planning out our full not-winter wardrobe. Again, in case you didn't notice, it's not winter, and you can bet we're going for broke.
This season, the trends are skewing in our favor, with lots of easy, fun-but-functional wares sure to aid you in any of your springtime adventures. But, don't take that to mean we're all going to be dressing like hikers — you'll find sophisticated, ladylike twists on smart basics, so there's no need to worry about looking like a Normcore joke. Click through to see the 30 building blocks for your well-earned sunny-day season — because you so deserve one.
Illustrated by Ammiel Mendoza
Lately, it's taken nearly all our willpower not to think about sun rays, long weekends, and beach hair — from the actual beach and not a bottle. But, there's really no bigger buzzkill than hours of trying on bathing suits that epically fail to do your body justice. And, the fact is, your swimwear is probably the read
So, you're a tall drink of water, blessed with the ability to reach the top shelf and see over crowds without standing on tip-toe. You might have envy-inspiring long legs, but much to your frustration, on you, most pants suddenly become capris, and midi-skirts are actually minis. And, though it seems like the fashion world read