Charting out your outfits into the land of bright hues, breezy dresses, and playful prints for spring is a welcome digression from the heavy layers, and dark colors that are known to rule the cold and your closet. But the key to keeping your wardrobe in line no matter the season is investing in classic pieces and silhouettes that can take you from work to weekend in a pinch. Blogger Rach Martino subscribes to wardrobe staples from Talbots that can pair with whatever spring print she’s currently feeling (today it’s polka dots), and she’s sharing tips on how style it with a modern twist.
Keep scrolling to see Rach’s tips!
“My favorite trend for spring is retro. I love classic pieces with vintage charm like this beautiful polka-dot dress from Talbots. I like to choose things with special details that stand out in a crowd.” — Rach Martino
Talbots Over-The-Moon-Dot Dress ($149)
“Wearing a belt can be a great way to modernize classic looks. Not only does it create a great waistline, it also feels very on-trend. I also love completing the look with matte lipstick!” — Rach Martino
Talbots Trulli Ankle-Strap Sandals ($139)
“This is a timeless weekend look. Red is my favorite color, so I fell in love with this classic polka-dot blouse. I paired it with these relaxed chinos and strappy sandals. A pop of red lipstick really completes the look that’s perfect for spring picnics or weekend walks.” — Rach Martino
Talbots Polka-Dot Shirt ($70)
“Some classic spring pieces that are great to invest in are a great-fitting pair of pants, wear-with-everything sandals, and a flattering dress that makes you feel beautiful. It’s great to invest in these kind of quality items that will outlast the trends and pair with changing wardrobes.”
Talbots Mimi Chunky-Heel Sandals ($129)
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