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There are many reasons why the winter-to-spring transition is our favorite switch of the year, but finally — finally! — stuffing our leggings into the back of the sock drawer tops them all! Because with ditched tights come bare legs, free feet, and most importantly, spring shoes.
And, this season offers nostalgia in spades, with jellies, white soles, and low heels coming back in favor. If you're not a '90s baby, don't worry — there are plenty of sophisticated and practical options that'll make your first no-tights appearance all the more special. Just step right up.
Market Research by Willow Lindley
Has any other year in recent memory offered up so many buzz-worthy store openings? Maybe. But, this year — with its H&M-sister brand invasions and numerous e-commerce-to-brick-and-mortar transformations — was particularly riveting. Add to that a ton of speculation (not to mention competition) over which U.S. city would read
It's been a whirlwind year for New York City. A polar vortex froze over the winter months (literally), the ebola epidemic made a brief (yet frightening) appearance, and Eric Garner's death raised concerns over law enforcement's power over the civilians it's meant to protect.
And, while New York current events dominated read