With Spring’s ’70s resurgence, festival fashion mania, streetwear focus, and residual ’90s nostalgia, it seems like just about any style goes this season. And while that’s an exciting concept, it can be a bit confusing when trying to establish your own personal style. To help you out, we asked our fashion editors to share what they’re shopping this season. The verdict? This season will focus on detailed classics that you can wear all year round. Click through the gallery to see their 30 top picks.
30 things fashion editors are buying this season
from pants to accessories
Photo via Vince
Style Director, Dani Stahl“I love this fresh ’50s inspired shape and the crispy white for summer!“Westward Leaning, vanguard 11, $225, available at Westward Leaning.
“These shorts look perfectly worn from Day 1. These are summer live-ins.” - Style Director, Dani StahlDenim & Supply Ralph Lauren, relaxed Thompson cutoff short, $79.50, available at Ralph Lauren.
“I’m so having a moment. Black low-tops—I want to wear them with everything.” - Style Director, Dani StahlConverse, Chuck Taylor classic, $50, available at Converse.
“I’m obsessed with this bikini, which also doubles as a cool summer top with high waisted full skirts or worn-in jean shorts.” - Style Director, Dani StahlMara Hoffman, reversible lattice weave cami bikini top, $100, available at Mara Hoffman.
“So I’ve been obsessed with this look since it came out and I love a two-piece in general. So my ‘node’ right now—speaking if which, I’m newly obsessed with Moda Operandi (late in the game much?).” - Style Director, Dani StahlTimo Weiland, white tennesse dress, $575, available at Moda Operandi.
Market Director, Preetma Singh“I’ve never really met a cargo pant I’ve loved. I’m hoping these might change that.” Marc Jacobs, wool-twill cargo pants, $1,600, available at Net-A-Porter.
“I’m a sucker for a good flat and with the folded heel detail, I don’t have to feel guilty about being too lazy to slip them all the way on.” - Market Director, Preetma SinghTrademark, tuli mule, $268, available at Trade-Mark.
“So obsessed with the colors and print. I want to live in pajamas all day every day.” - Market Director, Preetma SinghDries Van Noten, geo-jacquard ryanne coat, $1,550, available at Barney’s New York.
“Love the cheesy print on this shirt.” - Market Director, Preetma SinghSaint Laurent, printed crepe shirt, $1,350, available at Net-A-Porter.
“As I always say, ‘You can never have too many boyfriend jeans.’” - Market Director, Preetma SinghHouse of Holland, boyfriend jeans with ripped detail and contrast fabric, $390, available at ASOS.
Market Editor, Marissa Smith“With Marc by Marc Jacobs coming to an end, I’m going to buy everything I can while it’s still around. This checker print cross body is a great every day go-to.” Marc by Marc Jacobs, Sally checker, $138.60, available at Marc Jacobs.
“If I could, I would wear head-to-toe Public School every day. Thankfully they started creating womenswear—it was the best thing that could ever happen to me.” - Market Editor, Marissa Smith Public School, asymmetrical overlay shirt, $330, available at Public School.
“Nike recently started offering the Huaraches on their Nike ID feature, so now everyone can customize the super-cool sneakers to their liking. As for me, I like the monochromatic look.” - Market Editor, Marissa Smith Nike, Air Huarache Run ID, $140, available at Nike.
“A white pant for spring/summer is always necessary. This is my alternative to typically heavy white jeans.” - Market Editor, Marissa SmithY-3, jacquared chino pants, $340, available at Y-3.
“I’ve been obsessed with Tim Coppens ever since I watched the The Fashion Fund. He really knows how to make womenswear look more street. This pleated skirt is amazing.” - Market Editor, Marissa Smith Tim Coppens, pleated skirt, $590, available at Barney’s New York.
Accessories Editor, Tamar Levine“Fringe, studs, Saint Laurent....Yes, Yes, YES. And in any other colors available.“Saint Laurent, studded fringe cyuko sandals, $995, available at Barney’s New York.
“I love nothing more than to layer clothes, but obviously that gets to be tricky once it begins warming up. Thanksfully, the lightweight material of this Vince vest allows me to wear it while the temperatures start to rise. And I won’t shvitz while I do it. Sold!” - Accessories Editor, Tamar LevineVince, long drape leather vest with tie, $795, available at Vince.
“Tibi is continuously my favorite collection shown at NYFW. The clothes are wearable, easy, and cool. These suede wrap pants have the feeling of sweatpants but the look of a trouser, so I can be lazy without looking like a slob.” - Accessories Editor, Tamar Levine Tibi, featherweight suede wrap pants, $1,195, available at Tibi.
“For me, chokers are this season’s answer to the statement necklace. Eddie Borgo makes some of my favorite pieces and this one is another must-have. I love the rose gold and chokers are a great accessory for those who are more reserved with their jewelry choices.” - Accessories Editor, Tamar LevineEddie Borgo, cuboid collar, $225, available at Eddie Borgo.
“I’ve been searching for the perfect tote bag to shlep all of my stuff to and from work, and this Givenchy carry-all meets my criteria. It’s big enough to fit an extra pair of (sensible) shoes and a packed lunch, the black buttery leather matches everything, and Bambi adds a little flare so I don’t get bored with it.” - Accessories Editor, Tamar LevineGivenchy, Bambi & female form antigona tote, $1,225, available at Barney’s New York.
Fashion Director, J. Errico“For me spring/summer is all about the beach, so new swimsuits are top of my list for for season. My normal go-to swim brands will of course get love, (Etro, Onia, Vilberquin, Orlebar Brown…) but when Supreme drops a swimsuit AND it’s in leopard, sign me up.” Supreme, leopard water short, price upon request, available at Supreme New York.
“I plan to wear these cropped chino every day. I only wish they had them in about 10 more colors.” - Fashion Director, J. ErricoDsquared2, trousers, $630, available at Dsquared2.
“Dying for these loafers. They are the ideal combo of vintage-looking, beat-up leather, and denim that will work perfectly with chinos or jeans. #mustown” - Fashion Director, J. ErricoBrunello Cucinelli, dark chocolate monk strap loafers, $819.17, available at Mood54.
“When my wallet makes me happy, it’s easier to pull it out and drop cash on something. Crazy colors usually do the trick. Also, the design of this particular wallet is ideal: Cash in front, cards in back, and I’ll never lose a taxi receipt again (that’s what the middle pocket is for). Also, at $113, I won’t be gutted if it accidentally goes through the wash.” - Fashion Director, J. Errico Comme Des GarÇons, super fluo, $113, available at Dover Street Market.
“Its spring, its baseball season. As a New Yorker, I’m feeling a chic leather-trimmed baseball jacket in my home team’s (Yankees) colors. Now, I’ll be dressed and ready when someone wants to give me some tickets for the Legends Suite… Anyone? Bueller…?” - Fashion Director, J. ErricoSandro, leather-trimmed bomber jacket, $565, available at Mr. Porter.
Fashion Assistant, Nicole Draga“I live in my leather jacket. This Oak pick is the perfect addition to my spring wardrobe.“Oak, rider jacket, $630, available at Oak.
“Having lived in both Rome and New York, I love how this cuff can let me wear my passion for travel on my wrist.” - Fashion Assistant, Nicole DragaArtelier by Cristina Ramella, world cuff, $380, available at Artelier.
“This will be my 4-month-old pomeranian Alfie’s first spring. So this skull collar charm is absolutely necessary.” - Fashion Assistant, Nicole DragaHenri Bendel, skull dog collar charm, $38, available at Henri Bendel.
“As a sunglass addict, I knew I had to have these Miu Miu sunnies. The fun shape is unlike anything I have in my collection.” - Fashion Assistant, Nicole DragaMiu Miu, pentagon-frame acetate sunglasses, $370, available at Net-A-Porter.
“These crossover slides look super-luxe, but they are actually affordable.” - Fashion Assistant, Nicole DragaTopshop, hover cross front pool sliders, $45, available at Topshop.