Sunday

Spring Essentials

It's still 30 degrees in New York City, but I just returned from a lovely spring break, half spent in Los Angeles (80 degrees), and half in Berkeley, CA (lovely and sunny but slightly cooler)

So basically, I am in a spring-y mood, despite the rather dreary weather here.

SPRING ESSENTIALS

YELLOW
Flats to wear with a pretty white lace dress
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London Sole yellow leather ballet flats $135 http://www.londonsole.com/ballet-flats-stock.php?style_id=1
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Nicole Richie sporting a sunny yellow Balenciaga.
The BEST yellow bag is the upcoming
Mulberry Brooke
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in LEMON (pictures unavailable)

Tee shirt dress
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Love from Ya Ya Scoop Back Tee Dress $128
http://www.intermixonline.com/jump.jsp?itemID=17299&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C6%2C47&iProductID=17299

BLUE
shorts, wear with a flowy white or off-white top and greek lace up sandals
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acne jeans park dazzling shorts
$182 http://www.oaknyc.com/product/acne-park-shorts

Silk Dress
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Geren Ford Silk Bell Cocktail Dress $306
http://www.girlshop.com/shop/girls/catalog/product.asp?pf%5Fid=GFD%2DSP07%2D31&bt=gfd

RED
Sunglasses
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henrik vibskov red andy sunglasses, $186 http://www.oaknyc.com/product/vibskov-red-andy-sun
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Jessica Biel rocking some too-cool-for-school red frame aviators

Chanel Purse
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Ebay: http://cgi.ebay.com/VINTAGE-RED-CHANEL-HANDBAG-PURSE-Authentic_W0QQitemZ230106047794QQcategoryZ63852QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
usually $30-$300
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Mary-Kate Olsen and her well-loved (and well-worn) red quilted lambskin Chanel

GLADIATOR SANDALS
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Emilio Pucci Suede gladiator sandals $245
http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/19962

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K Jacques St. Tropez Parys gladiator sandals $205
http://www.net-a-porter.com/product/18853

STRIPES
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Sea New York Striped Cami Dress $325
http://www.intermixonline.com/jump.jsp?itemID=16989&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C6%2C47&iProductID=16989

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Ben Sherman Melanie Knot Mini Dress $49
http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/shopping/product/detailmain.jsp?itemID=29102&itemType=PRODUCT&iProductID=29102&cm_mmc=Google-_-Mixed_Apparel-_-trend_stripe-_-stripe%20dress

METALLICS
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Strappy Skimmer $14.99
http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/shopping/product/detailmain.jsp?itemID=21482&itemType=PRODUCT&iProductID=21482
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AKA New York Brocade Dress $298
http://www.intermixonline.com/jump.jsp?itemID=17751&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C6%2C46&iProductID=17751
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Wayf V-Neck Charmeuse Slip Dress $395
http://www.intermixonline.com/jump.jsp?itemID=15371&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C6%2C46&iProductID=15371
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Lucy Liu, Thandie Newton, and Jamie-Lynn DiScala sporting flashy yet chic gold dresses

LBD
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DVF Seymour Doubleknit Bustier Dress $325
http://www.intermixonline.com/jump.jsp?itemID=17146&itemType=PRODUCT&path=1%2C2%2C6%2C46&iProductID=17146
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Betsey Johnson Pleated Allover Lace Dress in Black $335
http://www.revolveclothing.com/productpages/BETS-WD4.jsp

WHITE LACE
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Foley for Foley + Corinna Lace Combo Dress $346
http://www.shopbop.com/shop/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524441797307&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=282574488376655&fm=search&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=1408474395181057&bmUID=1174244177798
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Elissa Coleman Smoking Lace Cut Out Top $352
http://www.shopbop.com/shop/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524441798775&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=282574488380426&fm=search&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=1408474395181057&bmUID=1174244271658
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Karen Zambos Vintage Couture Lace Mini Dress $418
http://www.shopbop.com/shop/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524441793538&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=282574488376977&fm=search&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=1408474395181057&bmUID=1174244380074

COMBAT BOOTS
to toughen up the sweetest lace dresses
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Palladium Dresden Lace Up Boot $79
http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/shopping/product/detailmain.jsp?itemID=25684&itemType=PRODUCT&iProductID=25684
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Frye Veronica Lace Inside Zip in Black $275
http://www.revolveclothing.com/productpages/FRYE-WZ25.jsp

RAINJACKET
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Stella McCartney for Adidas light parka $270
http://www.shopadidas.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2489886&shopGroup=R&cp=2189720.2216979&view=all&parentPage=family&colorId=

More to come!
-Arianna
fashioninsider00@aol.com
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3 comments:

Anonymous said...

loverly!!! i want that blue dress and some old army boots. ima goin thrift shopping!

Anonymous said...

So many cute things! That lacy white dress is precious and I really want a pair of yellow london sole flats. Did you read that article in the NY times by MK about her chanel bag? Anyway, awesome post, as usual!

Layla

Anonymous said...

i REALLY want some red sunglasses like that. this was a great post!
-becca