What To Wear For All Your Post-Work Soirees This Season

Whether you’ve got a hot date or you’re planning to meet up with a few friends for a post-work girls’ night out, this season is all about winning pieces that work with your wardrobe—and busy life! So, why not sport a printed midi-skirt (still this season’s most on-trend length to rock), a surefire way to add just enough attitude to a normal nine-to-five ensemble? Just pair your pick with a voluminous top, some versatile ankle boots, and a super-glossy mane worthy of Kate Middleton, and you’ll be springing around SoCal in serious style.
Essential #1: Pretty Bangle—
There’s nothing basic about this hammered silver bangle thanks to the interesting texture and shape.
Dream Collective Bow Hunting Cuff, $100, available at Mohawk General Store, 1102 Mohawk Street (at West Sunset Boulevard); 213-484-8162.
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Essential #2: Printed Skirt—
To add some extra interest to this season’s must-have midi skirt, go for a style with lots of color and an out-of-this-world print.
Ikat Maxi Skirt, $20, available at Forever21, 6801 Hollywood Boulevard (at Cherokee Avenue); 323-462-8500.
Essential #3: Oversized Bag—
Size counts! Buck with convention and go for a hold-everything handbag for a long day and night.
Balenciaga Arena Weekender, $1,745, available at Barney's New York, 9600 Wilshire Boulevard (between South Rodeo and South El Camino Drive); 310-275-4211.
Essential #4: Ankle Boots—
Whether you’re rocking them with cut-offs on the weekend or a maxi skirt for a dressed-up affair, a great pair of ankle boots will serve you well this spring.
Rachel Comey Hitch Boots, $368, available at Creatures of Comfort, 7971 Melrose Avenue (at Edinburgh Avenue); 323-655-7855.
Essential #5: Glossy Hair—
Get some seriously enviable shiny hair with just a dab or two of this Bumble & Bumble serum—it really does the trick!
Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine Serum, $21, available at Sephora, 10250 Santa Monica Boulevard (at Century Park East); 310-843-0123.
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