Resort season—the clothing delivery that has transformed from just what you wear on vacation to the most wearable offering of all—is currently taking place and already hinting at a new cuts of denim, ancient Greece vibes, and the new It-accessories. Read on to see what everyone will be wearing in six month's time, here.
Extra Wide Denim
Valentino, Oscar de la Renta, and Solace London are thinking big for resort with heavy, wide-legged denim reminiscent of refined JNCOS (hello, adolescence). According to top buyers skinny jeans are out and these looks really drive that home.
Vintage-Inspired Airline Bags
Five looks inspired by literary heroines ahead of their times—get ready to take on the world in empowering style.
Danger calls for pink.
A.L.C. jacket, $1,295, shopbazaar.com, Natasha Zinko top, $585, shopbazaar.com, Bliss and Mischief jeans, $488, shopbazaar.com, Guerlain lipstick, $54, shopbazaar.com, Lancome palette, $50, shopbazaar.com, Mansur Gavriel backpack, $675, shopbazaar.com, Puma shoe, $150, shopbazaar.com, Jennifer Fisher ring, $205, shopbazaar.com
Dark, resilient and whip-smart.
Whether they suffer from astigamitism or just really like a pair of wire frames, opticals are the accessory for now. Embrace nerd-chic and see the envy-inducing ladies who wear four-eyes well—from the models on Gucci's fall catwalk to the latest crop of supers.
1 So Sev
Bella Hadid goes retro in clear gold aviators.
2 A Subtle Tint
Go the transition lenses route a la Cara Delevingne in light blue shades.
3 Get Around Girl
WaiWai designer Leo Neves has given summer’s hottest handbag some playful, Rio de Janeiro flair with acrylic details, braided leather straps and oversized silk and beaded tassels. The possibilities with this colorful twist on the classic rattan tote are endless as the Brazilian designer is already adding unique details like African-inspired beadwork and charms to his latest designs. Honestly, love.
Wai Wai available at Shopbop
From Honestly WTF
You’d be hard pressed to find a longer reigning footwear trend than gladiator sandals. Not only do they conjure up visions of Greek goddesses and the Roman Empire, but they take us back to original bohemian bombshells à la Pattie Boyd dancing through the summer of love—or more recently, the Insta babes of Coachella rocking bold styles strapped from their ankles to their knees. Karl Lagerfeld featured gladiators in Chanel's latest Cruise show, and Rihanna rocked a killer pair with her most-Instagrammed Met Ball look, putting these classic sandals back in the spotlight again.
Chanel Cruise 2018
Column shaped gladiator heels on the runway
It's one of those trends that comes in and out of style every few years, tempting you to give it a try every time: layering a dress over jeans. Throughout fashion month and into this spring, women have swapped out their statement tops for full-blown dresses, crafting a fresh way to deal with finicky weather while also making their wardrobe work double time. Ready to try it for yourself? Check out these 12 examples for how to pull it off.
Half-tuck a floral shirt dress over kick flare jeans and boots.
Balance a tent-like dress with straight leg jeans and mid-heel boots.
Spring cleaning is a dreadful task, but there's one area of the house we'll always happily attack: the closet. If looking through last year's clothes doesn't spark instant joy (hat tip, Marie Kondo), you don't need to chuck everything and start from scratch. Just focus on spring 2017 trends, find outfit inspiration that grabs your attention, and start mixing with what you've already got.
1 Cropped T-Shirt + Shorts