5 Easy Outfit Formulas For Spring

Math isn’t our strongest suit, but these stylish equations are a welcome exception.

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    Farewell, polar vortex. We’re greeting the new (warmer) season with five delightfully cheerful ensembles. Click through for a step-by-step process on how to replicate these looks, and shop your favorite pieces along the way!

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    PHOTO: Lee Oliveira

    Where To Wear: Errands

    ​Image via Lee Oliveira

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    Step 1: Start with a colorful trench coat

    ​River Island Pink Trench Coat ($100)

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    Step 2: Pair with a graphic t-shirt.

    ​Marni Printed T-Shirt ($192)

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    Step 3: Wear your favorite denim cutoffs.

    ​J Brand Denim Cutoff Shorts ($167)

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    Step 4: Try a pair of round sunglasses.

    ​The Row Oversized Round Sunglasses ($449)

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    Step 4: Try a pair of round sunglasses.

    ​Marc by Marc Jacobs Patent-Leather and Neoprene Sneakers ($160)

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    PHOTO: Lee Oliveira

    Where To Wear: Night Out

    ​Image via Lee Oliveira

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    Step 1: Pick a pinstripe blazer.

    ​Acne Cali Pinstripe Wool-Blend Blazer ($705)

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    Step 2: Style it over a minimal tank top.

    ​Everlane Ryan Tank ($20)

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    Step 3: Choose a pair of crisp trousers.

    ​Zara Technical Fabric Trousers ($60)

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    Step 4: Accessorize with a pendant necklace.

    ​Gorjana Infinity II Necklace ($62)

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    Step 5: Add a pop of color with printed pumps.

    ​Loeffler Randall Tamsin Classic Pumps ($295)

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    PHOTO: Lee Oliveira

    Where To Wear: Creative Office

    ​Image via Lee Oliveira

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    Step 1: Start with a lightweight dress.

    ​H&M Chiffon Dress ($70)

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    Step 2: Add an oversized knit sweater.

    ​Zara Braided Square Cut Sweater ($60)

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    Step 3: Accessorize with a cocktail ring.

    ​Maison Martin Margiela Rhinestones Triple Ring ($595)

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    Step 4: Finish the outfit with suede sandals.

    ​Sole Society Sable Suede Sandals ($70)

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    PHOTO: Stockholm Street Style

    Where To Wear: Conservative Office

    ​Image via Stockholm Street Style

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    Step 1: Create a solid base with a striped sweater.

    ​Petit Bateau Sailor Stripe Cotton Sweater ($100)

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    Step 2: Layer with a crisp button-down blouse.

    ​Loft Lace Collar Button-Down Blouse ($60)

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    Step 3: Add a seasonal piece, like a floral print skirt.

    ​Marni Floral-Print Flared Gauze Skirt ($810)

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    Step 4: Make a statement with a bright clutch.

    ​ASOS Leather Clutch Bag in Pony and Soft Construction ($57)

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    Step 5: Wear a flattering heel, like a nude pump.

    ​Ted Baker Leather Court Shoes ($185)

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    PHOTO: Vanessa Jackman

    Where To Wear: Weekend Brunch

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    Step 1: Start with a coat in a vibrant color.

    ​Topshop Notch Neck Thrown On Coat ($150)

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    Step 2: Swap your black jeans for a lighter wash.

    ​Mango Super Slim-Fit Olivia Jeans ($60)

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    Step 3: Slip into a pair of cheerful pumps.

    ​Christian Louboutin Pigalle 85 Suede Pumps ($625)

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    Step 4: Try out a white manicure.

    ​RGB White Nail Polish ($18)

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    Step 5: Polish off the look with playful sunglasses.

    ​Dolce & Gabbana Floral-Printed Modified Cat’s-Eye Sunglasses ($235)

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Sailor Stripe Cotton Sweater

Sailor Stripe Cotton Sweater

Petit Bateau, $100
SHOP
Lace Collar Button-Down Blouse

Lace Collar Button-Down Blouse

Loft, $60
SHOP
Floral-Print Flared Gauze Skirt

Floral-Print Flared Gauze Skirt

Marni, $810
SHOP
Leather Clutch Bag in Pony and Soft Construction

Leather Clutch Bag in Pony and Soft Construction

ASOS, $57
SHOP
Leather Court Shoes

Leather Court Shoes

Ted Baker, $185
SHOP
Pink Trench Coat

Pink Trench Coat

River Island, $100
SHOP
Printed T-Shirt

Printed T-Shirt

Marni, $192
SHOP
Denim Cutoff Shorts

Denim Cutoff Shorts

J Brand, $167
SHOP
Oversized Round Sunglasses

Oversized Round Sunglasses

The Row, $449
SHOP
Patent-Leather and Neoprene Sneakers

Patent-Leather and Neoprene Sneakers

Marc by Marc Jacobs, $160
SHOP
Technical Fabric Trousers

Technical Fabric Trousers

Zara, $60
SHOP
Cali Pinstripe Wool-Blend Blazer

Cali Pinstripe Wool-Blend Blazer

Acne, $705
SHOP
Ryan Tank

Ryan Tank

Everlane, $20
SHOP
Tamsin Classic Pumps

Tamsin Classic Pumps

Loeffler Randall, $295
SHOP
Infinity II Necklace

Infinity II Necklace

Gorjana, $62
SHOP
Chiffon Dress

Chiffon Dress

H&M, $70
SHOP
Braided Square Cut Sweater

Braided Square Cut Sweater

Zara, $60
SHOP
Rhinestones Triple Ring

Rhinestones Triple Ring

Maison Martin Margiela, $595
SHOP
Sable Suede Sandals

Sable Suede Sandals

Sole Society, $70
SHOP
Notch Neck Thrown On Coat

Notch Neck Thrown On Coat

Topshop, $150
SHOP
Super Slim-Fit Olivia Jeans

Super Slim-Fit Olivia Jeans

Mango, $60
SHOP
Pigalle 85 Suede Pumps

Pigalle 85 Suede Pumps

Christian Louboutin, $625
SHOP
White Nail Polish

White Nail Polish

RGB, $18
SHOP
Floral-Printed Modified Cat's-Eye Sunglasses

Floral-Printed Modified Cat's-Eye Sunglasses

Dolce & Gabbana, $235
SHOP
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