Meet The Easy Spring Trend You Can Wear In The Cold

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    Thankfully the fashion pack has adopted a very realistic interpretation of spring’s pastel trend that can be worn even in sub-zero temperatures. See how the likes of Harley Viera Newton and Danielle Bernstein of We Wore What incorporate pastel accessories into their ensembles. Then shop our favorite picks available now.

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    PHOTO: Collage Vintage


    Viera Newton looked cool, not girly, by pairing one of Chanel’s S/S 14 bags (available in March - for stores) with tougher black lace-up boots and a minidress.

    Get The Look:

    Modcloth Singing in Gingham Dress ($18) in Black/White  

    Frye Erin Lace-Up Boot ($248) in Black 

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    PHOTO: Stockholm Streestyle


    Just because pastels look great paired with each other doesn’t mean that is your only option. This street style shot proves that pale blue looks equally fantastic with a lipstick-red suit. Tie the ensemble together with a t-shirt in a similarly pale hue.

    Get The Look:

    Marc Jacobs Kate Moss Playboy Tee ($35) in Light Blue 

    Jones New York The Julia Seasonless Stretch One-Button Jacket ($129) in Red 

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    PHOTO: Collage Vintage


    Channel your inner '50s housewife, and wear a pastel cross-body bag with a printed circle skirt, polka-dot blouse, cap-toe pumps and a princess coat.

    Get The Look:

    Audrey Brooke Mila Pump ($40) in Teal 

    Bea & Dot Porch Elegance Skirt ($67) in Ivory 

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    PHOTO: Gastrochic


    Avoid the Easter egg effect by selecting textured pieces and keeping the overall look playful. Case in point: a beanie with a faux fur jacket looks cozy and fun.

    Get The Look:

    Asos Vintage Faux Fur Coat ($86) in Gray 

    Yves Salomon Rabbit and Fox Beanie ($137) 

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    PHOTO: Stockholm Streestyle


    Concoct a timeless outfit by pairing dove gray with pale pink. We particularly adore the touch of contrast provided by the chain on this fashion month attendee’s Chanel purse.

    Get The Look:

    Gucci Soft Wool Deconstructed Coat ($2400) in Grey 

    Rag & Bone Enfield Mini Bag ($395) in Blush 

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    PHOTO: Le 21eme


    Pastels are ideal if you want to experiment with unconventional color combinations. Not ready to wear fuschia with red? Try burgundy pants with a pale pink clutch.

    Adam Katz Sinding

    Get The Look:

    Merona Women’s Ankle Ponte Pant ($25) in Xavier Navy 

    Kotur Margo Tulle Floral-Applique Clutch ($495) in Pink 

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    PHOTO: Vanessa Jackman


    If you’re opting for head-to-toe pastels, add some definition with patterned shoes like these lattice-printed mules in blue and black.

    Vanessa Jackman 

    Get The Look:

    Chrissie Morris Sunburst Black Net Heels ($239) in Black/Beige 

    Equipment Periwinkle Silk Brett Shirt ($340) in Light Blue 

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    PHOTO: Styleograph


    Look sharp when donning florals and pastels by singling out one color in the print and echoing it with your bag.

    Get The Look:

    MinkPink Sherbert Floral Blazer ($96) in Multi 

    Fiorelli Shoulder Bag ($105) in Cream 

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    PHOTO: Dans Vogue


    Just because you’re running errands on a Saturday doesn’t mean you can’t throw some interesting accessories into the mix. Make like Saray Martin of Dans Vogue and try a pop of color on your feet like she does with these blue pom-pom flats. 

    Get The Look:

    Pantofola D’Oro Ballet Flats ($170) in Light Green 

    T by Alexander Wang Hooded Knitted Sweater ($129) in Anthracite 

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    PHOTO: Adenorah

    Office Appropriate

    Brighten your staid work separates with a mint satchel, as seen here on Anne-Laure of Adenorah

    Get The Look:

    Loeffler Randall Rider Bag ($495) in Mint Leather with Black Edging 

    Line & Dot Flowy Trench Coat ($150) in Navy 

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    PHOTO: We Wore What


    Rather than pairing your blue jeans, mock turtleneck, and camel coat with penny loafers, give pastel pumps a try. We love this look worn by Danielle Bernstein of We Wore What this month at New York Fashion Week.

    Get The Look:

    Gianvito Rossi Leather Pumps ($645) in Blue 

    Jaeger Longline Belted Wool Coat ($377) in Camel 

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    PHOTO: Collage Vintage


    Sneakers and jeans don’t necessarily demand a backpack (although by all means, go ahead). Instead, switch in a structured shoulder bag in a pastel combination like cream and yellow.

    Get The Look:

    Nike Internationalist Sneakers ($80) in Court Blue 

    Christian Louboutin Farida Leather Shoulder Bag ($1595) in Pink 

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    Fennel Cross Body Envelope Bag ($300) in Lime Sorbet.

    ‚ÄčThe pale mint hue of this satchel makes it perfect for the office.

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    Chiara Ferragni

    10MM Spaghetti Kiss Denim Loafers ($211) in Light Blue.

    How adorable are the silhouettes on these pale blue loafers?

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    Pastel Bobble Beanie Hat ($19)

    Chances are you’ve lost your go-to beanie at this stage in the season. Or dropped it in a slushy puddle. Update it with this.

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    Club Monaco

    Remi Suede Pumps ($298)

    Perfect with wide-leg pants.

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    Vince Camuto

    Kash Clutch ($168)

    Perfect for taking you from cocktails to dinner and beyond.

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    Kate Spade New York

    Cedar Street Monday Cross Body Bag ($148) in Robins Egg

    The robin's egg blue of this crossbody bag pairs beautifully with navy, grey, white and denim.

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    Anne Pumps ($650) in Dazzling Blue

    Sky-high and sky blue—wear with everything.

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    Mansur Gavriel

    Mini Bucket Bag ($610) in Rosa

    An adorable mini version of the wildly successful bucket bag from Mansur Gavriel.

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    Rebecca Taylor

    Sanver Pumps ($229) in Pastel Blue

    Pair these kitten-heeled slingbacks with skinny, ankle-cropped trousers and a button-down shirt.

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    Tory Burch

    Thea Cross-Body Chain Bag ($375) in Porcelain Pink.

    Replace your black chain-strap bag with this bright version.

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Fennel Cross Body Envelope Bag

Fennel Cross Body Envelope Bag

Reiss, $300
10MM Spaghetti Kiss Denim Loafers

10MM Spaghetti Kiss Denim Loafers

Chiara Ferragni
Pastel Bobble Beanie Hat

Pastel Bobble Beanie Hat

Asos, $19
Remi Suede Pump

Remi Suede Pump

Club Monaco, $298
Cedar Street Monday Cross Body Bag

Cedar Street Monday Cross Body Bag

Kate Spade New York, $148
Kash Clutch

Kash Clutch

Vince Camuto, $168
Anne Pump

Anne Pump

Fendi, $650
Large Bucket Bag

Large Bucket Bag

Mansur Gavriel, $695


Rebecca Sanver, $229
Thea Cross-Body Chain Bag

Thea Cross-Body Chain Bag

Tory Burch, $375
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