Spring/Summer 2017 Cheat Sheet
2017 is set to be a celebration of women. On cue, the new season has arrived championing florals and the resurgence of power dressing—with a feminine spin.
Laura Ashley hasn’t been this cool since the Eighties.
From left to right: Brock Collection, Dolce & Gabbana, Giambattista Valli
SHOP MORE BEDSPREAD FLORALS
Eighties suiting no longer. Volume silhouettes and cinched waists promise a feminine take on bold style.
From left to right: Beaufille, Simone Rocha, Tibi
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Khaki and cargo pockets leave the safari behind.
From left to right: Rosie Assoulin, Self-Portrait, Brock Collection
SHOP MORE UTILITY CHIC
The high-low mix has hit the designer runways, cooling up otherwise uber-feminine looks.
Featured: Dolce & Gabbana
Once associated with bad-taste bed linen, designers have begged a rethink on the luxurious fabric.
THE BRA TOP
If you buy one thing for spring it should be a bra top...and a
Featured: Oscar de la Renta
THE CUT OUT PIECE
This season offers a chic way to show a little skin via keyhole cut outs that give the off-the-shoulder silhouette some welcome competition.
Featured: Proenza Schouler
The Silhouette: Statement Sleeve
One part Victorian and another pure Eighties. These silhouettes prove we're moving beyond the off-the-shoulder this season.
From left to right: Johanna Ortiz, Rodarte, Adeam
The Collection: Attico
The Italian design duo earned instant fans for their cool, relaxed take on vintage-inspired style. The piece to buy? A satin robe to wear for evening or layer over jeans.
The Hero Pieces
The Mega Bag
Sorry Marie Kondo, this season's trend lets you bring along as much as you want.
Featured: Simon Miller
The Shoe: The Flatform
Less expected than a boot, it's a shoe that toughens up your look.
Featured: Isabel Marant