45 spring statement-making pieces I'm loving right now.

Shot by Ali Campbell.

Shot by Ali Campbell.

Aside from the perfect weather being featured (a rarity for this New England style blogger), this look is one of my all-time favorites. A hand-me-up tank, pants I just had to have (but were only available a size larger than my usual) and a simple belt is chic go-to pretty much any day of the year. I’m also able to balance out the neutrals on the tops with a pop of color on the bottom that is super flattering for darker features.

I talk a lot about minimizing my wardrobe and what I own but in a recent conversation, I realized how limiting that can be for anyone who is trying to elevate their style. The truth behind creating a well-curated closet lies in personalizing classic pieces that make a statement without overwhelming the outfit or the person wearing it and I decided that sharing some ideas on how this can easily be accomplished (with items you can shop) was just what the Fashion Doctor ordered…


[Key; $ - $50 or under, $$ - $50-100, $$$ - $100 or over]



  • These are not your mother’s “fashion rules”: ”No white after Labor Day” used to very much be a thing but with the mergence of “winter white”, the line between when you can and cannot wait to wear white. I’d like to think that wearing white jeans into September and beyond was my first foray into rebelling against traditional fashion rules. And now you can too.

    With this Amanda Uprichard Cherri Jumpsuit ($$$), these Caslon Boyfriend Chinos ($) and these AG Jeans Women's Legging Ankle Fine Wale Corduroy ($$).

  • The new neutral: As we prepare ourselves and our closets for the impending changing of the seasons, I’d like to suggest that a new strategy be introduced; orange as a neutral. You’ve likely seen it, well, everywhere, typically in a soft peach tone that allows for a pop of color while also being versatile for everyday wear.

    Like these PINKO Casual pants ($$$), and these Capulet Bea Culotte ($) and these Tularosa Lillian Pants ($$).

  • Groutfit #goals: And then there’s my favorite of the minimalist fashion trends which has been characterized as a shade that I find slightly hilarious: grout. With this muted shade comes lots of potential for bravery, especially in the way of jumpsuits, overalls, dramatic skirts and other creative lines.

    Like this J.O.A. Belted Jumpsuit ($$$), the Bobi Cold Shoulder Jumpsuit ($) and this Bobi Supreme Jersey Sleeveless Jumpsuit ($$).





How I feel about you also loving these spring picks!

How I feel about you also loving these spring picks!

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