We never thought the day would come, but here we are. Our windows are open, the birds are singing and the temps will be hitting mid 70’s this week.
Finally Spring has decided to arrive, better late than never, and it looks like it is safe to put the winter boots and coats away. With that being said, mornings and nights still have a slight cool breeze in the air, so we have put together our favorite spring transition essentials for 2018.
Spring 2018 Staples
Lightweight Woven Tapestry Jackets
With spring’s unpredictable weather, its always a good idea to carry a lightweight jacket with you throughout the day. Woven tapestry jackets are a beautiful way to play with the elements of the season. Shake things up and opt for a cotton woven style, instead of a traditional denim. These pieces are conversation starters. They add a fresh element of surprise to an otherwise classic look.
Sweater Knit Tanks
We have a thing for sweater knit tanks. They are timeless and a staple purchase that you will never regret. This season delicate details are finding their way to these beloved wardrobe essentials and we couldn’t be more excited. This tank features a lace detailing on the side seams that adds just the right amount of fresh and new to any look.
Beading is being seen everywhere this season. It is a micro trend that is freshening up looks across the runway. It is such an easy way to add in a pop of color and texture to any look. Handbags are the best way to play with a trend and test out colors you may not regularly wear. The blue and orange against the ivory, give this entire look a totally different vibe that feels new and so right now.
Beaded Necklaces Mixed with Natural Elements
From bags to bold statement necklaces, beading continues to flaunt and its one trend that paired with the proper neutrals and wardrobe basics, you can’t go wrong with. We said it before, there is no better way to test out a trend than with shoes, bags or jewelry. Play with the color story of your outfit and add in one or two contrasting pop colors within your accessories to safely incorporate these trends into your daily life.
Freshly Cuffed Denim
Give your heavy winter denims a break and pull out your spring/summer denim. Cuffs are cool. What better way to show off this seasons beautiful block heel slingbacks and mules, than with a perfectly cuffed, fresh denim acting as the backdrop. We have got your denim needs covered.
Block Heel Slingback Sandals + Mules in Artful Colors and Textures
An easy way to bring spring into your outfit is by adding bright light color and texture in your footwear. We are seeing a lot of art infused pieces this season. From prints, patterns, colors, and metallics, shoes are seeing a renaissance revival. They are a great way to bring your personality out in your outfit, while remaining work appropriate. Heel height is staying close to a kitten, no more than 3 inches. They are functional and fashion forward. A double win. Adding just enough length to every look.
What do you think? Will you give any of these trends a try? Let us know and make sure to tag us on Instagram @havlanandwest #havlanandwest.
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