It's time to bid adieu to winter and welcome spring. Shake off those winter blues and get ready for some warmth and sunshine by updating your spring wardrobe. Aside from figure-hugging pencils skirts and comfy mules, which are great transitional pieces to have in your closet, maxi dresses are another must-have fashion staple for the new season. From dresses with flirty bell sleeves to stylish flocks that scream "Spring Break" (yes, we're all in need of a vacation ASAP), these casual maxi dresses will keep you comfortable and looking your best all season long. Scroll through to see all the chic buys we're loving.
A trip to the beach is no casual affair. You need blankets, towels, libations, sunscreen, the latest book, a small bluetooth speaker, and an extra sundress in case plans pop up. Now maybe that seems excessive to some of you (I prefer to be prepared for whatever), but nevertheless, you need a strong, sturdy, and stylish beach bag to protect your must haves for a day in the sun.
As a person who has gone on many trips to the country club pool and spent summers at the lake, I have a high criteria of what qualifies as a beach-ready bag. From straw, woven, mesh, and waterproof, I've found you all (and myself) 10 snazzy beach bags that can carry all your essentials — and look good doing it.
Your new year's resolution fitness goals should include some earlobe strength training because this year, earrings that are bigger are always better. We've had our fun with statement necklaces, but now it's time to give other jewelry their time to shine. Statement earrings are ultra-hot in 2018, whether they're hoop earrings, tassel earrings, or even studs—yes, studs can steal the spotlight, too. Now's the time to be bold, no matter if you're hitting a cocktail party or just brunch with the girls, so check out some of our favorite statement earrings of the season.
Pencil skirts are a great wardrobe essential that elevates any look. While you can easily dress them down with white sneakers like a Superga pair (these bad boys are a Kate Middleton fave), you can also make them nighttime-appropriate with some stylish pumps from brands like Sarah Flint (another royally-approved brand) or, our personal favorite, Stuart Weitzman. Whether you're looking to refresh your workwear outfits or need transitional pieces for the new season, these stylish pencil skirts are a must-have for spring. We looked through a plethora of pencil skirts and narrowed them down to nine pieces we believe deserves a spot in your closet. From skirts made from timeless fabrics to ones that block out the cold, scroll through to see our top picks.
Duck boots have had their fun, and while Ugg boots are warm and fuzzy, they're not quite office appropriate—it's time snow boots got a chic update. As a recently new New Yorker, I've been on the hunt for equal parts stylish and super warm cold weather boots for my morning commute. And guess what? I found the best winter boots for women without sacrificing my sartorial splendor. Whether it's date night, an important meeting, or your daily schelp to work, these snow boots will keep your toes cozy through the snowy season.
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A slip on unlike any other--this Kate Spade Triple Decker with its flower embellishments is the kind of bouquet that's too special... to toss. Try this white sneaker peeking out from under long gowns (wedding gown included), or use it to add a floral kick... read more
The crown jewel of white slip on sneakers, this regal version of Keds' Triple Decker is fit for queens, brides, and everyday style... mavens alike. Canvas uppers paired with a tiara-like embellishment offer the perfect mix of dressy and casual for... read more
Kate Spade Priya - Take your style to the outdoors to play wearing the Kate Spade New York Priya. Patent leather upper. Leather li...ning. Round toe. Lightly padded leather insole. Contrast color platform and wedge. Synthetic outsole. Measurements: Heel... read more
Kate Spade Iago - Go for the glory in the Lago wedges. Patent leather upper. Single vamp strap. Adjustable ankle strap with a buck...le closure. Open-toe. Leather lining. Lightly padded leather footbed. Wrapped Wedge. Synthetic and leather outsole.... read more
Make your world sparkle with ultra feminine fashion wearing the Melanie from Kate Spade New York. Satin upper. Slip-on style. Poin...ted-toe silhouette. Leather lining and footbed. Glitter wrapped stiletto heel. Leather outsole. Made in Italy. Measurements: Heel Height: 2 1 4 in Weight: 7 oz Product measurements were taken using size 8.5 width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size. Weight of footwear is based on a single item not a pair. read more
Kate Spade New York Footwear Size Guide Dandy as sugar candy! Slip on the sweet sensation of the Kate Spade New York™ Fine. Choose... from textile or patent leather upper. Slip on. Open toe. Leather lining. Leather insole. Leather outsole. Set-under heel. Made in Italy. This item may ship with an attached security tag. Merchandise returned without the original security tag attached or a damaged tag may not qualify for a refund. Measurements: Heel Height: 3 3⁄4 in Weight: 8 oz Platform Height: 1⁄2 in Product measurements were taken using size 8.5, width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size. read more
Block heel pump
An edgy, slingback pump with box-patterned exterior, including heel
A classic, low-heeled dress pump with glitter encrusted heel meant to sparkle
A curvy block heel boosts a svelte little pump with a retro-chic rounded toe. Style Name: Kate Spade New York Beverly Pump (Women).... Style Number: 5660201 3. Available in stores. read more
A timeless pointy-toe pump is borne upward by a slender, precise heel and distinguished by an ultra-sleek topline. Style Name: Kat...e Spade New York Vivian Pump (Women). Style Number: 5660246. Available in stores. read more
A gilt-trimmed block heel sandal topped with a wraparound ankle strap.
These signature pumps made in Italy have a slightly feminine shape, making them a perfect match for nearly everything in your ward...robe read more
A new take on the mary jane, the kornelia is nothing short of feminine featuring a glitter heel, patent leather upper, and a squar...ed toe. read more
For the most special of occasions, ring fashion's bell of grace and beauty with the Kate Spade New York Ilessa pumps.
The coco is a study in understated cool. A pointy pump envelops the foot in luxe suede, and an on-trend kitten heel adds a touch o...f height. read more
Chic, slingback pump with adjustable bungee strap and low kitten heel
Classic pump with block heel and patent leather exterior featuring chain link detail
Glittered, sequined pump with mid-sized block heel and round toe
Because nothing puts an extra spring in your step like the right shoes.
Classic wedge-heeled pump with bow ornament on upper including Spade detailing
These pumps have a slightly feminine shape, making them a perfect match for nearly everything in your wardrobe, from cropped pants... to swingy skirts. read more